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Master’s degree in OT or bachelor's in OT and master’s in any field of study required.

Earn your Doctor of Clinical Science (CScD) in Occupational Therapy 100% online from the University of Pittsburgh.

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Become empowered to implement real change and transform clinical practice today.

The online post-professional Doctor of Clinical Science (CScD) in Occupational Therapy program from the University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (SHRS) offers more than an advanced degree. It offers a way for professionals already trained in occupational therapy to sharpen their skills and expand their leadership expertise through a carefully curated curriculum that focuses on translating evidence into practice.  


Hands-on Learning

We believe in the practical application of knowledge through in-person projects and partnerships with health care organizations around the country.

Learn While You Work

Get your degree online, on your time. You can keep your current job while you get ahead.

Track Record of Success

Pitt’s School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences has a long history of producing respected, top-ranked programs.

Extensive Network

Pitt’s impressive health care network offers ample opportunities for full-time positions for health informatics professionals.

Delivered through Pitt’s Department of Occupational Therapy, an internationally recognized leader in research and professional training, our program prepares advanced practitioners to lead the field in evidence-based occupational therapy practice, education, advocacy and system change. Our online program is designed to fit in your schedule, allowing you to earn your degree on a part-time basis in as little as 28 months – no matter where you live.

Graduates of the online CScD in Occupational Therapy degree program also receive an Advanced Practice Certificate in Implementation of Evidence in Clinical Practice – the only one of its kind offered by a post-professional clinical science doctorate in OT program. 



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