Polk State Occupational Therapy Assistant Program to host info sessions ahead of September application period

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Polk State College’s Occupational Therapy Assistant Program will host informational sessions in August and September for individuals interested in applying for the 2023-2024 Academic Year. Sessions will take place:

  • Thursday, August 10, at 11 a.m. | Winter Haven Campus, WRH 100
  • Thursday, August 24, at 11 a.m. | Zoom, CLICK HERE
  • Thursday, September 7, at 11 a.m. | Winter Haven Campus, WRH 100
  • Friday, September 15, at 11 a.m. | Zoom, CLICK HERE

A campus map is available by clicking here.

Polk State OTA’s online application will be open from September 1 through September 30.

Prior to the application period, prospective applicants should review How to Apply information and note that they must be admitted to Polk State College and complete observation hour requirements before applying for the limited-access OTA Program.

Veterans of the U.S. Military may also benefit from two reserved seats within the program and should email veterans@polk.edu for assistance with the veteran application.

Polk State OTA’s 2022 graduates boast a 95% pass rate on the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy Exam, exceeding state and national averages and illustrating the rigor and quality of the program. More details including a link to the application are available at polk.edu/OTA.