Admissions Requirements

To qualify for admission to the Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (OTD) program, you must be a licensed occupational therapist. You will need a master’s degree in occupational therapy with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 to apply, or you must have completed Temple’s post-professional certificate in occupational therapy.

Supporting Materials

Additional Requirements for International Students

  • TOEFL: For applicants whose native language is not English, the TOEFL is required with a minimum score of 79 on the iBT. These scores should be sent officially to Temple University using the code 2906. 
  • A WES evaluation is required for applicants who completed their degree outside of the United States. This can be requested and submitted through OTCAS.

Application Deadline

Fall term: June 1