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Armour Academic Center
600 S. Paulina Street, Suite 1010
Chicago, IL 60612
Linda M. Olson, PhD, OTR/L
Phone: (312) 942-8721


Welcome From the Chairperson

Welcome to the Rush University Department of Occupational Therapy. We offer an exceptional, well-respected entry-level master’s program for individuals interested in a career in occupational therapy. Our program is located in one of the top academic medical centers in the country — Rush University Medical Center.

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Accreditation, Certification and Program Outcomes

The entry-level master's program in occupational therapy at Rush University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) ( This council accredits and reviews all of the occupational therapy education programs in the United States.

To view National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) certification pass rates for graduates of our program please visit:

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Application Procedures and Deadlines

Admission is granted for the summer quarter of each year, which begins mid-June. Rush University's occupational therapy program participates in the Occupational Therapy Centralized Application Service (OTCAS). Please visit the OTCAS website to submit your application.

For additional information about Rush University's Master of Science in occupational therapy program please contact: (312) 942-7120 or click on the “More” link below.

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