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Department of Occupational Therapy
Tufts University
574 Boston Ave.
Medford, MA 02155

Tel: 617.627.6259
Fax: 617.627.3722

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Tufts Department of Occupational Therapy is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE): 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. (Phone: 301-652-AOTA) www.AOTA.org and www.acoteonline.org.

Program results from the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) can be found here.

ACOTE is recognized as the accrediting agency for occupational therapy education by both the United States Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, and is also an active member of the Association of Specialized and Professional Accreditors.

Graduates are eligible to apply for the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). Their website is www.nbcot.org.

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Tufts University Department of Occupational Therapy (also known as the historic Boston School of Occupational Therapy – founded in 1918) is one of the country's top-ranked programs. Through our education, research, and practice, we promote participation in meaningful activity of individuals, communities and populations with diverse needs and experiences.
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Recent News

Congratulations to BSOT faculty member Peggy Morris, a recipient of this spring's 2017 Teaching with Technology Awards!
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Running with a Reason
Tufts Marathon Team raises money to support nutrition, medical and fitness programs at Tufts.
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Professor Linda Tickle-Degnen led Postdoctoral Fellow Sarah Gunnery and several graduate students in research on the effects of facial masking, and how facial masking impacts social interaction.
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Beginning Fall 2015, six courses will be required for admission to the program
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