New Mexico Academic Programs

The Occupational Therapy Assistant and Occupational Therapy Graduate Programs below are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)  www.aota.org  located at:

ACOTE
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20824-1220
Telephone # 301-652-AOTA

Graduates of these programs will be able to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT), www.nbcot.org. 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.

 


 

 

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University of New Mexico

Occupational Therapy Graduate Program

MSC09 5240
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Phone: (505) 272-1753
Fax: (505) 272-3583
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Physical Location:
2500 Marble Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

 

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WNMU Campus

Western New Mexico University Programs:

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Master of Occupational Therapy

Department of Allied Health
Western New Mexico University
Phelps Dodge Building
Silver City, NM 88061
Phone: (575) 538-6442
Fax: (575) 538-6126

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ENMU Campus

Eastern New Mexico University

Occupational Therapy Assistant Program

52 University Blvd., Roswell, NM 88203,

Phone: 575-624-7000

Toll free:  1-800-243-6687
 

 


 

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San Juan College - Farmington

Occupational Therapy Assistant Program

4601 College Blvd, Farmington, NM 87402 Phone: (505) 326-3311

For more information, please call Melody Conrad at 505-566-3849. Or send an email to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


 

Additional Resources for Students:

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc. (NBCOT), 12 Summit Avenue, Suite 100, Gaithersburg, MD 20877-4150, 301.990.7979 or fax 301.869.8492

NBCOT Exam Prep and Information - http://www.nbcot.org/aspire

New Mexico Higher Education Dept - Educational Institution Performance DashBoard

US Bureau of Labor Statistics - Occupational Therapy Fact Sheet

US Bureau of Labor Statistics - Occupational Therapy Assistant Fact Sheet

Getting Licensed in New Mexico. New Mexico Occupational Therapy Licensure Application Process Checklist 

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