Post-Professional Occupational Therapy Doctorate, Online


  • College of Rehabilitation Sciences

Degree Earned

  • Doctorate

Program Length


Program Type

  • Online


The Post-Professional Occupational Therapy Doctorate is a graduate-level program with tuition charged per credit to allow for flexibility in pursuit of this degree. Please visit the University's Tuition Information page for more information about programmatic tuition and fees. 

Financial Aid

Jefferson Alumni's Tuition Reduction Program

Alumni from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia University, and Philadelphia College of Textiles & Science receive a 25% tuition discount for courses offered within the PP-OTD program and Advanced Practice Certificate (APC). 

Advanced Education Grants

The Advanced Education Grant (AEG) provides tuition reductions to eligible students who require financial support to complete their PP-OTD degree. Students eligible for an AEG  receive minimal or no tuition assistance or continuing education funds from their employers and can articulate the value of earning this degree to their professional trajectory showing their promise as a change agent within their profession or their organization. International students are encouraged to apply. ​

Any admitted student who believes they are eligible for an AEG should complete and submit an application form by emailing it to the PP-OTD Program Director,

Employee Tuition Reimbursement

Your employers may have funds budgeted to pay for tuition, either as tuition reimbursement programs or continuing education funds.