From choosing the right school to finding a first job, OT students can check out our Student & New Grad Center.


Brain Games

Occupational therapy assistant students engage community members with mental fitness.

The Employment Quandary

Will the industry continue to bank on experienced healthcare professionals over new grads?

Pursuing Hand Therapy

A traumatic injury impacted one student's desire to study OT.

Job Seekers Meet Their Match

Niche job boards help healthcare professionals find the right open positions.

Video Series

2013 ADVANCE Pilates Video Series- Part 10

2013 ADVANCE Pilates Video Series- Part 10

In our final video, learn to perform shoulder external rotation on the Reformer.


An OT Perspective

An OT Perspective

Spaulding OT Samantha Geary shares what it was like to treat this unique group of patients.


Career Coach: Extracurricular Activities

Career Coach: Extracurricular Activities

Should you add non-work-related endeavors to your resume?

Special E-book

Educating the OTA

Tim Banish discusses the OTA curriculum and offers study advice for each course.

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2014 New Grad Digital Edition

Studying for the NBCOT Exam

What do recent graduates think is the best way to prepare?

OT Salary Survey

OT By The Numbers

OT By The Numbers

We asked, you answered. Here are the regional results of the latest salary survey.

ADVANCE Focus on Education

2014 Special Edition

This guide offers a comprehensive look at career development through education, plus event, course & degree offerings.

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Occupational Therapy Programs

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Student Handouts

Certification Exam FAQ

Answers to common questions about the NBCOT exam.

Handout Archive

Browse our complete library of printable handouts that offer tips to help you as you work toward your OT degree.

Digital Resource Guide

Learn More Now

View this helpful e-book to get an inside look at the exhibitors and opportunities featured in our medical education fair and medical college fair.

Career Success Guide

Looking for a Job?

Find the help you need to succeed on your job hunt. Download and print this free, exclusive booklet!

Student News

USC Announces Endowed OT Program
Posted on: September 18, 2014
Indiana University Offers OT Doctorate
Posted on: September 15, 2014
Kean University Appoints OT Clinic Director
Posted on: September 08, 2014
Jacksonville University Opens Health Sciences Building
Posted on: September 03, 2014
PresenceLearning Ranked in Inc. Magazine 500|5000 List
Posted on: August 30, 2014

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Student Groups

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Resources to help you get ready for the NBCOT exam.


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