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 Wyoming

OTA Licensing in Wyoming240 OTs and OTAs are licensed in Wyoming according to recent census data from the BLS that also projects a 33% growth in the occupation through 2020. All OTA licensing in Wyoming is regulated by the Wyoming Board of Occupational Therapy. Below are the requirements to become a licensed OTA in Wyoming.

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OTA License Requirement
Required in Wyoming?
Complete Accredited OTA Program from AOTE certified school & submit official transcriptsYes
Submit proof of at least 2 months of supervised field experience & name of supervisorYes
Provide 2 signed letters of reference from supervisor or professorNo
Pass the National Board of Occupational Therapist (NBCOT) COTA ExamYes, $555 in person/$515 online
Provide letter of verification from NBCOTYes
Pass criminal background checkYes
Provide statement of citizenship and alien statusNo
Submit fingerprint cardNo
Complete Wyoming OTA License Application & Pay FeeYes, $50
Complete continuing education credits every two yearsYes, 16 CPE credit hours

Wyoming OTA License Application

Download-OTA-Application-IconFor detailed information and instructions to become an OTA in Wyoming, 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.

Wyoming OTA Board Contact Info

Mail Applications to:
Wyoming Board of Occupational Therapy
6101 Yellowstone Road, Suite 501
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone Numbers and Email
(307) 777-7764
vickie.spires@wyo.gov

Why Be a OTA in Wyoming?

Wyoming has 1 OTA Program available for students. Jobs are in low demand compared to other states and salaries are average. Learn more about OTA careers on these pages:

More OTA Info for Wyoming:

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