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University of Southern California

Graduate Programs in Occupational Therapy

Los Angeles, CA

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Overview

University of Southern California / Graduate Programs in Occupational Therapy is located in Los Angeles, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 116
Doctoral Degrees 116

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (minimum score 1000)
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (minimum score 1000)
Residency, portfolio

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

329
Applied
224
Accepted
141
Enrolled
68%

Applying

85
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE (minimum score 1000)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE (minimum score 1000)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards May 5
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

267
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.36%
Black or African American 1.12%
White or Caucasian 42%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 33.71%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.5%
Unknown 5.24%

Gender

Male (7%)
Female (92%)

Faculty

54
Total faculty
Full-time - 31
Part-time - 23
Male (9)
Female (45)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Health and well-being; health disparities and cultural influences on health and recovery; family life; community re-integration and social participation; engagement, activity and neuroscience; rehabilitation science and ethics; society and social justice; autism and sensory integration; interventions; health disparities in autism diagnosis
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,326,000

Location & Contact

Address University Park Campus
Los Angeles, CA  90089
United States
Contact Dr. Florence Clark
Associate Dean and Chair
Email: fclark@usc.edu
Phone: 323-442-2850
Fax: 323-442-1590

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