Online Occupational Therapy Assistant Program in Virginia


The need for occupational therapy assistants is on the rise. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that employment of OTAs will increase by 43% between 2010 and 2020. As an OTA, you will enter a growing profession and have a positive impact on others every day. Now is the time to consider St. Catherine University’s innovative occupational therapy assistant program in Virginia.

With a career in occupational therapy, you’ll touch lives by helping people accomplish what they need and love to do, despite emotional, physical or mental limitations. You can become an OTA in 16 months with the St. Catherine University OTA Program powered by Genesis Rehab Services.

St. Kate’s online OTA program is the first occupational therapy assistant program of its kind in the United States, comprised of online didactic courses as well as hands-on labs and fieldwork in healthcare facilities.

We’ve partnered with Genesis Rehab Services, a nationally known leader offering physical, occupational, speech and respiratory therapy services in approximately 1500 sites of service across 46 states and the District of Columbia, to create our OTA program in Virginia.

Make a lasting impact in a growing field. If you have a high school diploma and the desire to help others, get in touch with an admissions counselor at 877.223.2677 or fill out this form for more information today. We offer three start dates a year with rolling admissions, so why wait?