Apply Online

Apply online to the certificate program. The online application is fast, easy and secure. A $50 non-refundable fee is required.


  • Apply by June 1 for fall semester entry
  • Apply by Nov. 1 for spring semester entry


  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in an assistive technology-related field
  • One year of human physiology and anatomy coursework
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0

Supplemental Materials

Submit the following materials in addition to your online application:

Questions about the application process?

Contact James A. Lenker, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, at

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