College of Health Sciences

Downers Grove, IL Campus


Occupational Therapy Program

The Midwestern University Occupational Therapy Program is overseen by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE's telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is The Master of Occupational Therapy Program is fully accredited; the Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program is in the Candidacy phase of the accreditation process. Graduates of the program will be able to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapist administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).

Midwestern University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1411.