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Overview

PEAK/prerequisite requirements are fulfilled at C of I before entering the graduate program in Occupational Therapy at Idaho State University.

This program will challenge you to:

  • Prepare for a successful career in occupational therapy.
  • Fulfill PEAK requirements and prerequisite coursework before being admitted to ISU's graduate program.
  • Earn both a B.S. from The College of Idaho and MOT from Idaho State University.
Humanities & Fine Arts Social Sciences & History Natural Sciences & Mathematics Professional Studies & Enhancements
Major
ISU Master of Occupational Therapy Dual Degree (BA or BS/MOT)

Peaks this program fulfills

  • Natural Sciences & Mathematics

Courses and Requirements

View this degree in the course catalog

Prerequisite Requirements

To be completed at The College of Idaho

Biology (12-16 Credits)

 

Complete one of the following (4-8 credits):

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
BIO-201 Molecules to Cells 3 credits
BIO-201L Molecules to Cells Lab 1 credits
  or  
BIO-210L Molecules to Cells Research-Based Lab 1 credits
  AND  
BIO-202 Organismal Biology 3 credits
BIO-202L Organismal Biology 1 credits
  or  
BIO-159 Cellular Basis of Human Physiology 3 credits

 

Complete the following (8 credits):

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
BIO-224 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 3 credits
BIO-224L Human Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 1 credits
BIO-225 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 3 credits
BIO-225L Human Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 1 credits

 

Chemistry (4 Credits)

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
CHE-141 General Chemistry I 3 credits

 

Physics (4 Credits, 8 Recommended)

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
PHY-231 General Physics I 3 credits
PHY-231L General Physics I Lab 1 credits
  or  
PHY-271 Analytical Physics I 4 credits
PHY-271L Analytical Physics I Lab 1 credits

 

Math (3 Credits)

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
MAT-150 Applied Calculus: a Modeling Approach 4 credits
  or  
MAT-212 Multiple Regression Analysis 3 credits

 

Social And Behavioral Sciences (12 Credits)

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
ATH-101 Cultural Anthropology 3 credits
PSY-100 General Psychology 3 credits
PSY-201 Developmental Psychology 3 credits
     
PSY-340 Psychology of Child Development 3 credits
  or  
     
PSY-404 Abnormal Psychology 3 credits
SOC-100 Introduction to Sociology 3 credits

 

Speech Communication (3 Credits)

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
SPE-101 Basic Public Speaking 3 credits
  or  
SPE-201 Foundations of Oral Communication 3 credits

 

Other Required Courses:

A Minor of at least 15 credits in one of the following fields:

Fine Arts

Philosophy

Literature in English

Spanish or French (Humanities & Fine Arts PEAK)

 

Please note that ISU accepts a maximum of 8 credits in religion; therefore the Religious Studies Minor is not a viable option to fulfill the Humanities & Fine Arts PEAK.