Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Occupational Therapy

Jefferson Summer Training & Enrichment Program for Underrepresented Persons

The Occupational Therapy Summer Training & Enrichment Program for Underrepresented Persons (OT STEP-UP) is an academic enrichment program for underrepresented minorities, first generation college, and/or students from socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds who are interested in attending graduate school for occupational therapy.  The on-campus program offers an introduction to the field of occupational therapy; application preparation including personal statement writing, resume development and comprehensive GRE workshops; classroom and clinical observation experiences; time management and study skills training; and faculty and student mentoring.

Program Details

Location: Thomas Jefferson University

Dates: Mondays – Fridays; June 5, 2017 - June 30, 2017

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. (Breakfast & Lunch provided)


Application Information

The application for the 2017 OT STEP-UP program is now CLOSED.

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