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 Schools in Wisconsin, WI

Wisconsin has 6 ACOTE accredited occupational therapist assistant schools. Graduating is required in order to sit for the NBCOT’s COTA Exam which is required for your license. All of Wisconsin’s OTA programs are listed below, click each school for more details and contact info.

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Accredited OTA Schools in Wisconsin

Accredited OTA Programs in WisconsinNext Visitation Date
Bryant & Stratton College – Wauwatosa Campus/b>
Wauwatosa, WI
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2023
Fox Valley Technical College
Appleton, WI
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2019
Madison Area Technical College
Madison, WI
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2024
Milwaukee Area Technical College
Milwaukee, WI
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2022
Western Technical College
LaCrosse, WI
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2023
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College – Ashland Campus
Ashland, WI
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2024

Comparing and Choosing OTA Schools in Wisconsin

As you research and compare occupational therapy assistant programs, take notes of the following for each OTA school that you consider:

  • School, Student Body, Campus & OTA Program size
  • School, OTA Program, and COTA Exam passing-rates as well as post graduation employment rates
  • Quality of education and facilities (Faculty to student ratio, campus, building and lab/facility quality)
  • Complete info on all expenses and financial aid for the OTA program
  • Complete admissions criteria for the college and OTA program

As you do your research, talk to each OTA school’s admissions officers and program directors for insight. Also ask them which local organizations hire their students so that you can reach out and garner more feedback from employers and alumni that have experience with the schools you’re interested in.

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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