Occupational Therapy Associate Degree

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Program Description

Occupational Therapy Associate Degree

First Semester

  • ENG-102 Composition & Speech I
  • MAT-121 College Algebra*
  • CHM-153 College Chemistry I AND
  • 153L College Chemistry Lab
  • BIO-202 Biology I AND
  • 202L Biology I Lab
  • SDV-199 College Essentials

Second Semester

  • ENG-103 Composition & Speech II
  • PSY-111 Intro to Psychology
  • CHM-163 College Chemistry I AND
  • 163L College Chemistry Lab
  • BIO-203 Biology I AND
  • 203L Biology I Lab

Third Semester

  • BIO-206 Anatomy & Physiology I AND
  • 206L A & P I Lab
  • PSY-121 Developmental Psychology
  • BCA-101 Intro to Computers
  • HSC-120 Medical Terminology I
  • Humanities elective (Art or music, applied course)

Fourth Semester

  • BIO-207 Anatomy & Physiology II AND
  • 207L A & P II Lab
  • MAT-156 Intro to Statistics
  • PHI-105 Intro to Ethics
  • PSY-241 Abnormal Psychology
  • Humanities Elective

*Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. See NIACC catalog for course placement information.

Recommended Electives: ANT-105 Cultural Anthropology; SOC-110 Intro to Sociology; PHY-106 Survey of Physics

Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements and check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

  • Sample schedule meets AA & AS degree requirements at NIACC.
  • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language & Diversity Requirements.
  • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.
  • Students are responsible for maintaining direct contact with specific professional schools for current prerequisite guidelines and admission criteria.
Last updated Nov 2017

About the School

North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) is a nationally-ranked, two-year institution located in North Central Iowa that serves students of all ages and abilities. Starting in 1918 as Mason City Juni ... Read More

North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) is a nationally-ranked, two-year institution located in North Central Iowa that serves students of all ages and abilities. Starting in 1918 as Mason City Junior College, NIACC has the distinct privilege of being the oldest Iowa community college. In 2018, NIACC will be celebrating the College’s 100 year anniversary of providing an education to our students... Read less