What colleges in Colorado offer occupational therapy masters?
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No, the compound noun 'occupational therapy' is a common noun, a general word for a type of rehabilitation process. A common noun is only capitalized when it is the first word in a sentence. The common noun 'occupational therapy' functions as a proper noun when it is the name of a specific department in a medical facility or the name of a commercial enterprise, for example, The Occupational Therapy Program at Children's Hospital Colorado in…
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There are schools in Texas which offer coursework in pre-occupational therapy at the undergraduate level. To become an occupational therapist, you will need to obtain at least a master's level degree. Six Texas colleges offer such programs. They are Texas Tech University, Texas Woman's University, and four University of Texas branches.
There are a few different occupational therapy courses available online. One of the main ones is TherapyECU online. It is important to look for an accredited online course. It would also be good to check your local community college to see about the online classes they offer, since community colleges are often more affordable.