About Us


The Division of Occupational Therapy is founded upon the missions of West Virginia University and the Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center. The Division of Occupational Therapy exists to educate future and current practitioners and to promote occupational participation, health, wellness, and the profession of Occupational Therapy in West Virginia and beyond through engagement in scholarly activity, research, and service to the community.


The WVU MOT Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE's telephone number, c/o AOTA, is 301-652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org