OT Admissions Requirements | Presbyterian College | Clinton SC

Required Prerequisites:

Required Prerequisites

Credit Hours

Additional Information

Biology3-4Lab not required, but recommended
Human or Vertebrate Anatomy3-4*Lab not required, but recommended
Human or Vertebrate Physiology3-4Lab not required, but recommended
Introduction to Psychology3
Abnormal Psychology3
Human Development (Lifespan)3Birth to Death
Sociology or Anthropology Coursework3
Research Methods3-4Qualitative or Quantitative Research, Statistics or Research Methods
Medical Terminology1-2A medical terminology certificate (online or on ground) could be used to fulfill the prerequisite requirements for this coursework

* Can be combined A/P for 8 Credits

College Transcripts:

A bachelor’s degree is required prior to enrollment.

Graduate Record Examination (GRE):

No Current level is set for admission, but scores are reviewed and used to evaluate an applicant concerning standardized testing abilities.


Overall GPA: Minimum of 3.0 overall GPA, all prerequisite courses must reflect a “C” or better.

Math/Science GPA: 2.8 overall (all course “C” or Better)


Three references are required. At least one reference must be from an occupational therapist and one reference from a college professor who can attest to your ability to enter a competitive professional program.

OT Observation Hours:

40 hours are required to explore occupational therapy as a career in at least two documented different settings.


By invitation