Academic Programs

The Occupational Therapy Assistant and Occupational Therapy Graduate Programs below are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)  www.aota.org  located at:

ACOTE                                                  Telephone # 301-652-AOTA
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20824-1220

Graduates of these programs will be able to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT), www.nbcot.org. After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination.

University of New Mexico

MSC09 5240
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Phone: (505) 272-1753
Fax: (505) 272-3583
OccupationalTherapy@salud.unm.edu

 

Physical Location: 
2500 Marble Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Master of Occupational Therapy
Western New Mexico University

Department of Allied Health
Western New Mexico University
Phelps Dodge Building
Silver City, NM 88061


Phone: (575) 538-6442


Fax: (575) 538-6126

Occupational Therapy Assistant 
Eastern New Mexico University

52 University Blvd, Roswell, NM 88203, 

 

Phone: 575-624-7000 

 

Toll free:  1-800-243-6687

Occupational Therapy Assistant
San Juan College

4601 College Blvd, Farmington, NM 87402

 

Phone: (505) 326-3311

 

For more information, please call Melody Conrad at 505-566-3849. Or send an email to  ota@sanjuancollege.edu

Occupational Therapy Assistant
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NMOTA is a tax exempt organization under IRS section 501(c)(6)