Occupational Therapy Program

ACOTE Accreditation

ACOTE Accreditation

The University Of Southern Maine’s Master of Occupational Therapy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). The most recent accreditation was in 2011. The next accreditation review will occur during the 2018-2019 academic year.

ACOTE currently accredits 364 occupational therapy and occupational therapy assistant educational programs in the United States. ACOTE is recognized as the accrediting agency for occupational therapy education by both the United States Department of Education (USDE) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

ACOTE is located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. The telephone number for ACOTE c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA. You can visit the ACOTE website at www.acoteonline.org.