The Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at South Arkansas Community College cannot confirm whether it meets the requirements for professional license in the student's state.

The following is a list of professional licensure boards for the 50 states, Washington D.C, and Puerto Rico, including website links. This information is current as of: March 31, 2017.  If needed, more current information could be sought by completing an internet search by:

  1. going to http://www.google.com, and
  2. using search terms such: occupational therapy license, occupational therapy regulation, occupational therapy state licensure, and searching (with the previously listed terms) the name of the state, Washington D.C., or Puerto Rico.

The Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at South Arkansas Community College advises the student to determine whether the Program meets the requirements for licensure in the state the where the student lives.

  1. Alabama: Alabama State Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://www.ot.alabama.gov

  2. Alaska: Alaska Physical and Occupational Therapy Board
    Website:https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/cbpl/ProfessionalLicensing/PhysicalTherapyOccupationalTherapy.aspx
  1. Arizona: Arizona Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners
    Website: http://www.occupationaltherapyboard.az.gov/

  2. Arkansas: Arkansas State Medical Board
    Website: http://www.armedicalboard.org/Professionals/pro.aspx?type=4

  3. California: California Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://www.bot.ca.gov/
  1. Colorado: Office of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://www.dora.state.co.us/occupational-therapists/index.htm
  1. Connecticut: Department of Public Health Occupational Therapist Assistant Licensure
    Website: http://www.ct.gov/dph/cwp/view.asp?a=3121&q=389454
  1. Delaware: Board of Occupational Therapy Practice
    Website: http://dpr.delaware.gov/boards/occupationaltherapy
  1. District of Columbia: Department of Health Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://doh.dc.gov/service/occupational-therapy-licensing
  1. Florida: Florida Board of Occupational Therapy Practice
    Website: http://floridasoccupationaltherapy.gov/
  1. Georgia: Georgia State Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/36
  1. Hawaii: Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs Professional & Vocational Licensing Area: Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://cca.hawaii.gov/pvl/programs/occupational/
  1. Idaho: Idaho Bureau of Occupational Licenses
    Website: http://www.ibol.idaho.gov/IBOL/BoardPage.aspx?Bureau=OCT
  1. Illinois: Illinois Occupational Therapy Board
    Website: http://www.idfpr.com/profs/OccTherapy.asp
  1. Indiana: Professional Licensing Agency: Occupational Therapy Committee
    Website: http://www.in.gov/pla/ot.htm
  1. Iowa: Iowa Board of Physical and Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://idph.iowa.gov/licensure/iowa-board-of-physical-and-occupational-therapy
  1. Kansas: Kansas State Board of Healing Arts
    Website: http://www.ksbha.org/

  2. Kentucky: Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://bot.ky.gov/
  1. Louisiana: Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners
    Website: http://www.lsbme.la.gov
  1. Maine: Maine Board of Occupational Therapy Practice
    Website: http://www.maine.gov/pfr/professionallicensing/professions/occupational/index.htm

  2. Maryland: Board of Occupational Therapy Practice
    Website: http://www.maine.gov/pfr/professionallicensing/professions/occupational/index.html
  1. Massachusetts: Board of Allied Health Professions
    Website: http://www.mass.gov/ocabr/licensee/dpl-boards/ah/
  1. Michigan: Michigan Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-27417_27529_27545---,00.html
  1. Minnesota: Minnesota Department of Health’s Health Regulation Division, Health Occupations Program
    Website: http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/hpsc/hop/otp/index.html
  1. Mississippi: Mississippi State Department of Health
    Website: http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static

  2. Missouri: State Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://pr.mo.gov/octherapy.asp
  1. Montana: Board of Occupational Therapy Practice
    Website: http://www.ot.mt.gov
  1. Nebraska: Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services – Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://dhhs.ne.gov/publichealth/Pages/crl_rcs_ot_ot.aspx
  1. Nevada: State of Nevada Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://www.nvot.info
  1. New Hampshire: Office of Professional Licensure and Certification – Office of Licensed Allied Health Professionals
    Website: http://www.oplc.nh.gov/allied-health/index.htm
  1. New Jersey: New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs - Occupational Therapy Advisory Council
    Website: http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/ot
  1. New Mexico: Boards and Commissions
    Website: http://www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/Occupational_Therapy.aspx
  1. New York: Office of the Professions – Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://www.op.nysed.gov/prof/ot/
  1. North Carolina: North Carolina Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://www.ncbot.org/
  1. North Dakota: North Dakota State Board of OT Practice
    Website: http://www.ndotboard.com

  2. Ohio: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Athletic Trainers Board
    Website: http://www.otptat.ohio.gov
  1. Oklahoma: Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision
    Website: http://www.okmedicalboard.org/occupational_therapists
  1. Oregon: Oregon Occupational Therapy Licensing Board
    Website: http://www.otlb.state.or.us
  1. Pennsylvania: State Board of Occupational Therapy Education and Licensure
    http://www.dos.pa.gov/ProfessionalLicensing/BoardsCommissions/OccupationalTherapy/Pages/default.aspx#.VorHzLYrKJA
  1. Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners
    Website: http://www.salud.gov.pr/Profesionales-y-Proveedores/Pages/default.aspx 

  2. Rhode Island: Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://sos.ri.gov/openmeetings/?page=view_entity&id=259
  1. South Carolina: South Carolina Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://www.llr.state.sc.us/POL/OccupationalTherapy/

43. South Dakota: South Dakota Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners
Website: http://www.sdbmoe.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5&Itemid=10

44. Tennessee: Board of Occupational Therapy
Website: https://www.tn.gov/health/health-program-areas/health-professional-boards/ot-board.html

  1. Texas:  Executive Council of Physical and Occupational Therapy Examiners
    Website: http://www.ptot.texas.gov/occupational-therapy
  1. Utah: Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing – Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://www.dopl.utah.gov/licensing/occupational_therapy.html
  1. Vermont: Office of Professional Regulation – Occupational Therapy
    Website: https://www.sec.state.vt.us/professional-regulation/list-of-professions/occupational-therapy.aspx
  1. Virginia: Virginia Board of Medicine – Occupational Therapy Advisory Board
    Website: http://www.dhp.virginia.gov/Medicine/advisory/ot/
  1. Washington: Washington State Department of Health – Occupational Therapist
    http://www.doh.wa.gov/LicensesPermitsandCertificates/ProfessionsNewReneworUpdate/OccupationalTherapist
  1. West Virginia: West Virginia Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://www.wvbot.org/
  1. Wisconsin: Occupational Therapists Affiliated Credentialing Board
    Website: https://dsps.wi.gov/Pages/BoardsCouncils/MEB/OT/Default.aspx 
  1. Wyoming: Wyoming Board of Occupational Therapy
    Website: http://ot.state.wy.us/