Wayne State College

RHOP Programs

Occupational Therapy

Upon successful completion of a four-year undergraduate program in applied human and sport physiology at Wayne State, you will enter UNMC’s occupational therapy education program in Omaha or Kearney, Nebraska. 

  • Fieldwork education provides a broad exposure to practice in a variety of settings and geographic locations including hospitals and medical centers, schools, home health care, private clinics, and community settings. 
  • A doctoral capstone experience and project provide an in-depth exposure to one or more of the following: clinical practice skills, research skills, administration, leadership, program and policy development, advocacy, education, and theory development. 
  • Upon successful completion of a three-year program at UNMC, you will receive a Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) degree and be eligible to take the national certification examination.

For WSC pre-OT information, contact Dr. Kris Fox at 402-375-7160 or krfox[email protected]

For UNMC pre-OT information, contact Leah M. Stade, OTD, OTR/L at 308-865-1144 or [email protected]

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