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

The total number of graduates from the Radford University Master of Occupational Therapy program during the 3-year period of 2013-2015 was 54, with an overall retention rate of 92%.

               Graduation Year          Students Entering/Graduating          Graduation Rate

                        2013                                        16/12                                             75%

                        2014                                        23/23                                           100%

                        2015                                        20/19                                             95%

                        Total                                       59/54                                             92%

The program's pass rates on the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) certification examination can be found online at