Welcome to Arkansas State University!



Next OTD Open House
Saturday April 9th, 2022
9 - 11am
Eugene Smith Hall Room 205  
Please contact Mrs. Suzette Hinkle at 870-972-2610 to RSVP.

Parking information:

  • For those attending an open house, you will park in the north parking deck located in the middle of campus. View campus map.
  • Exit the parking deck towards the post office.  Eugene Smith Hall is across the street.  The building has two sets of double doors. Enter the left set of double doors and follow the signs to room 205.
  • For this link for directions to Jonesboro.   

Additional Announcements

For the OTD program ALL prerequisite grades must be a "B" or higher.

Beginning with application year 2023, OTD applicants must have a minimum of 21 prerequisite credit hours completed at the time of application on February 1.

Beginning with application year 2023, A-State students applying to the OTD program must take STAT 3033 Statistics for the Health Professions instead of STAT 3233 Applied Statistics I.

OTD program does not accept credit /no credit or pass/fail for any prerequisite coursework. You must be able to show an actual letter grade.


The Occupational Therapy programs at Arkansas State University are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). Located at 6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200, North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929, (301)- 652- 6611, www.acoteonline.org



Program results for the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy can be found online at: https://www.nbcot.org/en/educators/home#schoolperformance

Graduation Year Students Entering/Graduating Graduation Rate
2018 27/26 96%
2019 30/29 97%
2020 30/27 90%
2021 30/28 93%
Total 117/110 94%


Information regarding the cost for the Occupational Therapy program: Occupational Therapy program costs