The supplemental application along with the other application materials must be downloaded online and then printed out and mailed to the admission coordinator's office no later than March 1.
All application materials must be submitted to the admissions coordinator with a postmark no later than March 1.
applying for admission to the Combined B.S./ M.S.
Occupational Therapy Program at Towson
1. Applicants who are not already current Towson University students, must have applied to Towson University for
fall admission by January 15th. Students must be a matriculated student prior to program entry.
3. Applicants must have a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 3.00 in order to be eligible to apply for admission. Cumulative GPA includes all course work completed from all colleges attended.
*Please note that meeting the minimum GPA requirements does not guarentee admission, the program is competitive.
4. The following four prerequisites must be completed prior to program entry (at least two prerequisites must be taken in the fall and the remaining may be taken in the spring term). *Each prerequisite course must be a minimum grade equivalent of a 3.0 (B) or higher to be considered.
c. Psyc 101 Introduction to Psychology (3)
d. Engl 102 Writing for a Liberal Education (3)
AP exam scores of a 4 or 5 may be used inlieu of course grades and the courses must be posted on the TU transcript. Applicants with lower test scores must take the course and achieve a grade equivalent of 3.0 (B) or higher to be considered for screening.
5. Applicants must also complete a medical terminology course with a grade of B or higher (1-3 units) prior to the start of the Combined BS/MS program. This course can be completed in the summer prior to program entry, at a local community college or university. Course equivalencies at Towson are FMST 140 or KNES 215.
Screening for the Combined B.S./M.S. Program