Occupational Therapy

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
ENG-102 Composition & Speech I 4 s.h.
MAT-121 College Algebra* 4 s.h.
CHM-153 College Chemistry I AND
153L College Chemistry Lab
5 s.h.
BIO-202 Biology I AND
202L Biology I Lab
4 s.h.
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
Total 18 s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-103 Composition & Speech II 4 s.h.
PSY-111 Intro to Psychology 3 s.h.
CHM-163 College Chemistry I AND
163L College Chemistry Lab
5 s.h.
BIO-203 Biology I AND
203L Biology I Lab
4 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Third Semester
BIO-206 Anatomy & Physiology I AND
206L A & P I Lab
4 s.h.
PSY-121 Developmental Psychology 3 s.h.
BCA-101 Intro to Computers 3 s.h.
HSC-120 Medical Terminology I 3 s.h.
Humanities elective
(Art or music, applied course)
3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Fourth Semester
BIO-207 Anatomy & Physiology II AND
207L A & P II Lab
4 s.h.
MAT-156 Intro to Statistics 3 s.h.
PHI-105 Intro to Ethics 3 s.h.
PSY-241 Abnormal Psychology 3 s.h.
Humanities Elective 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.

* – Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. See NIACC catalog for course placement information.

Recommended Electives: ANT-105 Cultural Anthropology; SOC-110 Intro to Sociology; PHY-106 Survey of Physics

Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements and check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

  • Sample schedule meets AA & AS degree requirements at NIACC.
  • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language & Diversity Requirements.
  • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.
  • Students are responsible for maintaining direct contact with specific professional schools for current prerequisite guidelines and admission criteria.
  • A list of accredited programs is available at American Occupational Therapy Association

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