What will I learn?

A master’s degree in occupational therapy is required for practice in the profession. Students interested in completing the pre-occupational therapy focus at UNCG typically pursue the Therapeutic Recreation concentration of the Recreation & Parks Management (BS) degree.

Coursework includes prerequisites for entry into a Master of Science in Occupational Therapy program, including:

  • human anatomy with lab
  • human physiology with lab
  • statistics
  • human development across the lifespan
  • abnormal psychology
  • medical terminology
  • biomechanics/motor development
  • occupational therapy general education requirements (such as general psychology, general biology, business ethics, sociology, anthropology)

Which department am I in?

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Study options

Full Time (Variable)

Tuition fees
Information not available
Start date

17 August 2021, 10 January 2022


University of North Carolina at Greensboro

1400 Spring Garden Street,


North Carolina,

27412, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have completed a high school diploma and a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 is required; preferred 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 GPA scale.

For international students

Freshmen must have completed minimum high school course requirements.

English Language Proficiency exams for direct entry: IBT TOEFL 79 minimum; IELTS 6.5 minimum; ELS 112 score report, PTE Academic 53 and Duolingo English Test DET 105.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.