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Brown Mackie College – Quad Cities hosts occupation therapy assistant event on March 15

Join Brown Mackie College – Quad Cities on Tuesday, March 15, from 4-6 p.m. to learn about the AAS program in Occupational Therapy Assistant. The program can help equip you with the skills to aid and assist those with physical limitations for healthy living. You can learn about energy conservation, home safety and fall prevention. Join our department chair, admissions staff and current students to learn what the program is all about and the future outlook in this field. Take a tour of our campus, and participate in complimentary health screenings. For more information or to RSVP, call 563.344.1500.

 

Brown Mackie College – Quad Cities is one of over 25 schools throughout North America. Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Brown Mackie College – Quad Cities, 2119 E. Kimberly Road, Bettendorf, IA 52722 © 2016 Brown Mackie College. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@brownmackie.edu.

 

To request accommodations in connection with this event, contact the Student Affairs Department or program organizer in advance at 563.344.1500.

 

See http://ge.brownmackie.edu/programoffering/2967 for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

 

The Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), ACOTE, c/o Accreditation Department American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org . Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.