College of Health Professions

Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science

Student Handbook 2011-2012

I. Department Information:  Educational Overview

A. Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science is to promote education, research, and services that address occupational engagement, social and occupational justice in support of health and well-being of persons, organizations, and populations. The educational programs prepare students and professionals to be competent, ethical, and empathic occupational therapists and occupational scientists while fostering research, leadership, and advocacy. Educational initiatives also address the academic and broader community’s awareness of the healthful benefits of occupation and occupational therapy. The research and scholarly activities of the department contribute to the body of knowledge in occupational therapy and occupational science. The service agenda improves the health and well-being of the university, community, and society, and strengthens the profession of occupational therapy and the discipline of occupational science.
Revised and Approved by Faculty on May 26, 2010



Department consent is required for admission to all occupational therapy major courses.




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