Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant
Occupational therapy assistants are an essential, appreciated part of a patient’s recovery process. People who enter this field are dedicated, compassionate caregivers who work hard to help injured individuals recover and return to the activities of their day-to-day lives. Upon earning a degree, you’ll be ready to enter the field armed with the skills and knowledge to become the best caregiver you can be. Upon earning the Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Occupational Therapy degree at South University, you'll be equipped with the hands-on training and knowledge you need to pursue work as an occupational therapy assistant.
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After earning his degree, Marcus excelled as a PTA and grew his career to include management responsibilities. Hear the advice he offers fellow alumni and current students to help them achieve their goals.
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