IMG_4956-SProspective Students

MOT Prerequisites
OT Observation Form
Master of Occupational Therapy Degree
OT Student Ambassadors
Pre-OT Advising
International Student Information
Pre Occupational Therapy Association
Frequently Asked Questions

Costs of Program

The Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) degree at University of Missouri is one of the most, if not the most, competitively priced entry-level occupational therapy degrees in the region.  Here are the links to the most current tuition and fees:

MU Cashiers: Tuition and Fees

Non-Missouri residents can apply for Missouri residency status while they are in the program if they meet the requirements for residency.  The requirements to establish residency in Missouri to qualify for in-state tuition can be found at this link:  If you have questions please email us at to inquire.

Tuition and fees are subject to change at any time. The total cost of the degree may fluctuate based on changes to tuition before starting and while you are in the program.

Prospective students are encouraged to read the MUOT Student Handbook thoroughly before enrolling to ensure that they can meet the requirements of an MUOT Student. All University of Missouri Occupational Therapy students are required to read, acknowledge, and abide by the policies set forth in the Handbook. These include policies on essential functions, academic standards, professional behavior, background checks, drug screens, immunizations, BLS training, and insurance, among others. If you have questions about your ability to meet any of these requirements, please email us at