Accreditation and Certification
Since 1961, the UF OT program has received continued accreditation status by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE®), of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. The phone number of AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA. Graduates of the program will be able to sit for the national certification examination administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). Information about the credentialing of occupational therapists can be found at www.nbcot.org. Results are available for the UF MOT student performance on the NBCOT exam for the last 3 years.