Thomas Jefferson University
Jefferson College of Health Professions
Department of Occupational Therapy

Advanced Practice Certificates

Advanced practice certificates offer specialized knowledge in a specific area of practice. All certificate credits can be used toward our Doctoral degree in Occupational Therapy. Each certificate consists of four graduate-level courses that total 12 credits and can be completed part-time over 10 -16 months. All certificates are 100% online. 

Autism Practice & Research

This certificate offers registered and licensed occupational therapists advanced knowledge about Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and skills for working with persons who have ASD.

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Neuroscience

This advanced practice certificate is designed for registered and licensed occupational therapists, physical therapists and other rehabilitation professionals who wish to participate in advanced study of neuroscience and neuro-based rehabilitation intervention strategies. 

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Sensory Integration

Coming Soon!  This advanced practice certificate offers the knowledge and skills needed to utilize Sensory Integration in OT practice.  It meets the International Standards for Training in Sensory Integration.

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Digital Teaching

This specialty certificate offers registered and licensed occupational therapists fundamental knowledge and skills to teach OT curricula in schools and other applied settings.

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