Combined Bachelor to Master Program

As of April 5th, 2013 there no seats are available for 2013 or 2014 pre-professional years. The MOT Programs utilization of the Bachelor of University Studies degree is being phased out and transitioning to the Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences (BSHS) degree through the Division of Health Sciences. For more information regarding this please contact Dr. Kelly Thompson ( or view this progam in the course catalog.

This program allows students to complete the university and occupational therapy pre-requisites in the first 3 undergraduate years (96 credit hours) and begin the pre-professional year of the MOT program in their senior year. With successful completion of pre-professional year* including a senior paper, the student may apply to the MOT program and be accepted into the MOT program where he or she will complete the MOT program in 2 years.

*Acceptance into the BUS program does not guarantee acceptance into the MOT program.

Bachelor Degree of University Studies Degree

The Bachelor of University Studies (BUS) is an interdisciplinary degree designed for students whose career/educational goals are not met by any of the traditional degrees offered at ISU. Only 9 OT students are accepted into the BUS program each year.

Bachelor to Master


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