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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Department of Occupational Therapy

Chattanooga, TN

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Overview

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga / Department of Occupational Therapy is located in Chattanooga, TN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 13

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Internship

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

32
Applied
28
Accepted
24
Enrolled
88%

Applying

35
Application Fee - Domestic
40
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 15th July 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements OTCAS application

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards July 1
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

65
Total Graduate Students
1%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
98%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.08%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 89%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 7.69%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (3%)
Female (96%)

Faculty

5
Total faculty
Full-time - 4
Part-time - 1

Location & Contact

Address 615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga, TN  37403-2598
United States
Contact Susan McDonald
Department Head
Email: susan-mcdonald@utc.edu
Phone: 423-425-5759