There are 1,050 licensed OTs and OTAs in Oklahoma according to recent census data taken by the BLS. All OTA licensing in Oklahoma is regulated by the Oklahoma Occupational Therapists Committee. Below are the requirements to become a licensed OTA in Oklahoma.
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OTA License Requirement
Required in Oklahoma?
|Complete Accredited OTA Program from AOTE certified school & submit official transcript||Yes|
|Submit proof of at least 2 months of supervised field experience & name of supervisor||Yes|
|Provide 2 signed letters of reference from supervisor or professor||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 statement of citizenship and alien status||No|
|Submit fingerprint card||No|
|Complete Oklahoma OTA License Application & Pay Fee||Yes, $120|
|Complete continuing education credits every two years||Yes, 20 CPE credit hours|
Oklahoma OTA License Application
For detailed information and instructions to become a OTA in Oklahoma, see the board’s Application instruction form. To download the form, right click the icon to the right and then click on “Save As” to save the PDF file.
Oklahoma OTA Board Contact Info
P. O. Box 18256
Oklahoma City, OK 73154-0256
Why Be a OTA in Oklahoma?
Oklahoma offers 5 OTA programs that are accredited. Salaries for OTAs in Oklahoma are close to the US average. Learn more about OTAs in Oklahoma on these pages: