OTA Accreditation Status

Central Methodist University's Occupational Therapy Assistant Program has been successfully granted candidacy status with the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) effective April 12, 2016. Students have been admitted into the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program. We now proceed to the next step of the accreditation process, a multi-step requirement. CMU's Occupational Therapy Assistant Program is now included on AOTA's list of programs that are holding Candidacy Status.

All accreditation queries may be sent directly to Rebbecca Fenton, the OTA Program Director at rfenton@centralmethodist.edu.

Additional information can be obtained from Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE's telephone number is (301) 652-AOTA and the website is www.acoteonline.org.