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Occupational Therapy Doctorate

Application Requirements

Click on the link to the right for application requirements. All required documents, including letters of recommendation and transcripts must be sent to Jefferson in a single envelope. If applicable, official test score reports must be requested from a testing agency and mailed directly to our office or submitted in its original, sealed envelope. Please read through these requirements carefully.

Admission is competitive, as there are a limited number of seats in each class.

Deadline Fall entry       Spring Entry        Summer Entry

To be considered complete and eligible for review, a Jefferson application must be completed online by the deadline date. Required letters of recommendation, transcripts, and personal statement, as well as all applicable documents (certifications, test scores, etc.) must be submitted in the directed manner. Please note that all documents must be postmarked by the deadline date to be eligible for review. Keep this information in mind when determining if you will meet the deadline.

July 15th   November 1st   April 1st


Decisions are granted on a rolling basis throughout the cycle until the class is filled. If applicable, Jefferson will contact academically eligible applicants via e-mail to schedule an interview (provided space is still available). Decisions include Offer of Admission, Denied Admission, Hold for Grades, and Waitlist

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