Southern Illinois Collegiate Common Market

Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA)

The occupational therapy practitioner works with people who are limited by physical injury or illness, psychosocial dysfunction, developmental or learning disabilities, poverty and cultural differences, throughout the aging process, prevent disability and to maintain health and wellness.

The ultimate goal is to improve the client’s quality of life and successfully engage in meaningful activities.

We invite you to explore our website to learn more about SICCM as well as the OTA program!

NBCOT Program Results:

Program results from the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) can be found online at:  https://secure.nbcot.org/data/schoolstats.aspx

Program Outcomes:

Graduation
Year
Students Entering / Student
Graduating
Graduation
Rate
2020 23/19 82%
2019 25/20 80%
2018 25/24 96%
Total 73/63 86%

Accreditation:
The Occupational Therapy Program at SICCM is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).

ACOTE is located at:
6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200
North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929
Phone: (301) 652-AOTA
Web address: www.acoteonline.org