Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences - Behavior & Occupation Studies - Online

Program for a certifed occupational therapy assistant (COTA) who wishes to complete a bachelor's degree 

Child works with therapist on a therapy ball and bubbles.

Cincinnati Online's Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences - Behavior & Occupation Studies (BSHS-BO) is designed to provide a certified occupational therapy assistant (COTA) with a way to complete a bachelor's degree in an area of study that builds on their AS in occupational therapy assisting and their acquired professional knowledge. Completing this program is the first step toward applying to a master's or doctorate level program in occupational therapy. Delivered online and designed to be convenient and flexible for active working professionals, this program seeks to further develop well-rounded and knowledgeable occupational therapy assistants who can excel in their current roles as well as become competitive applicants for graduate-level programs in occupational therapy.

If you graduate with this concentration you are likely to enroll in graduate programs in occupational therapy. Earning a bachelor's degree may also enhance advancement opportunities in the your current role.