There 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
For 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.
Indiana OTA Board Contact Info
Attn: Occupational Therapy Committee
402 W Washington St, Room W072
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
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.