Find out more about our Occupational Therapy Assistant Technology Program and discover why you belong here!


Application Instructions

In order to be eligible for the OCAT Class of 2022, which begins Fall 2020, students must complete all program admission requirements and submit the application form and essay by April 30, 2020.  Acceptance into the program is a selective process, as outlined in the program's information packet. 

Applications are now available

Application Status

To confirm that your application has been received please contact Kathy Swoboda, 330-382-7456

Application Information

Application Information Packet  Observation Form

Essay Instructions

Along with the online application, please upload a one-page typed essay addressing the following:

  • Discuss a client/patient you observed during your observation hours and describe the impact OT had on that individual.
Before you attempt the online application, please make sure you have read the Application Information Packet and have completed your essay. Please only complete the application one time.

Essays will be accepted in Microsoft Word or as a PDF file.

* Important Note: A felony conviction may affect a graduate's ability to sit for the NBCOT Certification examination or obtain state licensure.