Accreditation and Outcomes

The M.O.T. program was approved in 2008 by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia. It is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association. ACOTE can be contacted by mail at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, Maryland 20814-3449 or by telephone at (301) 652-AOTA.  The Council's web address is

A total of 43 students were admitted to the MOT program between 2010 and 2012.  Thirty-nine (90%) of these students graduated with the MOT degree.  All graduates who passed the NBCOT Certification Examination and wish to work are currently employed as occupational therapists.  NBCOT examination pass rates can be viewed at