Occupational Therapy Assistant Guide

Welcome to the OTA Guide, the complete occupational therapy assistant resource. Here you will find all the info you need to complete your occupational therapy education and get licensed as an OTA in your state. Get started with our free state by state OTA resources on: OTA Schools, OTA Licensing, OTA salary data.
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OTA in Indiana

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OTA Licensing in IndianaThere are over 2,400 licensed OTAs in Indiana according to recent BLS data. Additionally the field is expected to grow 33% by 2020. Salaries for OTAs in Indiana are higher than the national average OTA salary. All OTA licensing in Indiana is regulated by the Occupational Therapy Committee. Below are the requirements to become a licensed OTA in Indiana.

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OTA License Requirement
Required in Indiana?
Complete Accredited OTA Program from AOTE certified school & submit official transcripts Yes
Submit proof of at least 3 months of supervised field experience & name of supervisor Yes
Pass the National Board of Occupational Therapist (NBCOT) COTA Exam Yes, $555 in person/$515 online
Provide letter of verification from NBCOT Yes
Pass criminal background check Yes
Provide identification photos (passport style) Yes
Complete Arizona OTA License Application & Pay Fee Yes, $100
Complete continuing education credits every two years Yes, 18 CPE credit hours

Indiana OTA License Application

Download-OTA-Application-IconFor detailed information checkout the application instructions and when you are ready to apply for your OTA license in Indiana, see the board’s Application form. To download the form, right click the icon to the right and then click on “Save As” to save the PDF file.< /em>

Indiana OTA Board Contact Info

Professional Licensing Agency
Attn: Occupational Therapy Committee
402 W Washington St, Room W072
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
Phone Numbers and Email
317-234-2060
pla3@pla.in.gov

Why Be a OTA in Indiana?

Indiana offers 5 accredited OTA programs for students to choose from. Salaries are competitive and there is a demand for OTAs making jobs available in Indiana. Learn more about becoming an Occupational therapist assistant in Indiana by checking out the pages below.

More OTA Info for Indiana:

1) Click on any schools below to learn more about their programs
2) Under “Program of Interest” choose “Occupational Therapy Assistant” or another degree of interest