Progression Policy

In order to progress in the Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) program, the student must:

  1. Achieve a grade of C or better in all required general education and OTA courses.
  2. Meet the requirements of each clinical agency in order to participate in a clinical experience.
  3. Maintain the ability to meet essential functions, including attendance, as outlined in the program requirements of OTA, with or without reasonable accommodations.
  4. Maintain yearly renewal of CPR at the health care provider level.
  5. Maintain current immunizations as specified by the college and/or health care facilities.
  6. Maintain legal requirements for licensure as specified by the Texas Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners.
  7. Maintain payment of student expenses during the program, including, but not limited to:
    • Tuition
    • Books and skills lab packs
    • Uniforms and supplies
    • Student liability insurance
    • Graduation and b​oard fees