Doctoral Capstone

The Doctoral Capstone happens after students have completed their coursework, comprehensive examination, and fieldwork. The capstone is a 14 week faculty guided mentored experience were students can focus on an area of OT that is of interest to them. It is designed for the student to gain advanced skills in one of the following areas:

  • Administration
  • Clinical practice skills
  • Research skills
  • Program and policy development
  • Education
  • Theory development
  • Advocacy
    (AOTA.org, 2017)