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Occupational Therapy Assistant Program

Contact the Office of Enrollment Services with questions about requirements, admission, or application process at:
(973) 972-5454 or
  The hours of operation for the Office of Enrollment Services are 8:30AM to 5:00PM, Monday through Friday.

Camden County College
P.O. Box 200 College Dr
Blackwood, NJ 08012
Contact: Professor Betty Joynes
E mail:

Students must complete all 30-credits of the pre-professional OTA curriculum at Camden County College


County College of Morris
214 Center Grove Road
Randolph, NJ 07869
Contact: Bryan Lemme

Students must complete all 32-credits of the pre-professional OTA curriculum at CCM-(no transfer credits are accepted)


Cumberland County College
College Drive, PO Box 1500
Vineland, NJ 08362
Contact: Veronica Chainey, Student Development Advisor / 856-691-8600 x 1286 or 856-200-4533


Hudson County Community College
870 Bergen Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Contact:  Dr. Sheila J. Dynan, DMH, LCSW / 201-360-4284


Mercer County Community College
West Windsor, New Jersey
Contact: Barbara J. Behrens, PTA, MS, PTA Program Director

Students must take at least 15-credits of the pre-professional curriculum at Mercer. Mercer will consider previously taken prerequisite courses for transfer credit (up to 17 credits).


Ocean County College
College Drive
Toms River, NJ 08754-2001
Contact:  Mary Rebecca Fennessy
732-255-0400 x2423

Must be a resident of Ocean County and take at least 30-credits at OCC.


Passaic County Community College
One College Boulevard
Paterson, NJ 07505
Contact: Donna Stankiewicz, Asst. Dean for Nurse Education & Health Sciences
E- mail:

Students must complete 35 credits at PCCC because CIS 101- Computer Concepts & Applications is a general education requirement. PCCC will accept up to 15 transfer credits into their pre-professional OTA curriculum (must complete 18 credits at PCCC).


Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) January 2016 - At this time RVCC is not accepting any new students into their Pre-OTA program. RVCC students who have completed coursework may continue to apply to the Rutgers OTA Program.
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ 08876
Contact- Kathleen E. MIchell-Dicke, Ed.D.
908-526-1200 x8629 /

Please contact RVCC for more specific information.


Sussex County Community College
1 College Hill Road
Newton, NJ 07860
Dr. Dina Conde
973.300.2324 /

If Dr. Conde is not available then please contact:
Mary Ellen Donner, CFP®, CEBS, MBA
973.300.2108 /


Salem Community College
468 Hollywood Avenue
Carney's Point, NJ 08069
John Steiner

Students must take at least 15 credits of the pre-professional curriculum at Salem.  Salem will consider transferring up to 17 credits of previously taken preprofessional courses.


Thomas Edison State University
Contact:  Donna Watson (888) 442-8372

Students must take at least 6 credits at Thomas Edison State University including 3 credits in the category of Civic Engagement.


Warren County Community College
475 Rte 57 West
Washington, NJ 07822
Contact: Dr. J Beeler
(908) 835-2307 /

Warren will consider transferring up to 18 credits of previously taken preprofessional courses.



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