Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Admission Requirements (OTA)

The following items are required of students making application to the Occupational Therapy Assistant program:

  • A Video Observation: 'Occupational Therapy – Making it Possible' (available at all campus libraries)
  • All Development Coursework must be completed as required by the placement test.*  Placement test scores are college related vs. program related.  Placement Tests
  • Complete General Biology (BIO 151) or Intro to Biological Sciences (BIO 110)with a 'C' or better (Exception Anatomy & Physiology 1 <BIO 161> successfully completed with a 'C' )
  • Submission of Transfer of Credits (if needed)
  • Self Essay
  • Completed Allied Health application. (request application) Applications are accepted year-round.
  • Students are admitted on a first-come / first-served basis.