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Occupational Therapy, A.A.


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Occupational therapy is treatment by means of mental and physical activities, including arts and crafts. The ultimate objective of the occupational therapist is to help individuals help restore themselves to their highest level of independence through improvement of their physical, emotional and social well-being. You may complete the Associate of Arts or the Associate of Science degree depending on the transfer institution. The program listed meets Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) and is an A.A. program.

Students interested in this degree should choose the Liberal Arts major on the application.

Composition I 3
Principles of Biology I 4
Introduction to Sociology 3
Introduction to Psychology 4
Composition II 3
General Inorganic Chemistry I 5
Arts and Crafts 3
College Algebra 3
Developmental Psychology 3
Human Anatomy 4
Human Physiology 4
Introduction to Speech 3
Introduction to Theater 3
Issues in the Environment OR 3
Environmental Politics 3
Introduction to Geography 4
Fundamentals of Physics I 4
Introduction to Ethical Theory 1
Medical Ethics 1


STSK 1110 Freshman Seminar (1) credit is required.

Fulfill a minimum of 4 credits from two of the three areas.  HLTH 1101, CSCI 1102, or any Physical Education course.

* If either PSCI 2210 or GEOG 1101 is taken to meet Areas 5 and 10, only three credits of Social Science electives are required.


Updated: si 4/30/14