How many college credits is it worth?
The most current University review identified up to 40 credit(s) in course equivalencies at Thomas Edison State University for successfully completing the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at Ft. Sam Houston. A student's credit eligibility is determined according to the submission of appropriate documentation as well as the documented date of successful program completion. If you completed your program outside the effective dates listed in the following table, check the notes below the table for any reference to an earlier University review.
The program components have been divided into the following courses:
(TIP: Hover over each column heading for a description)
|Ft. Sam Houston Training Program||
For Staff Use
|Fundamentals of Occupational Therapy OTA 101||3||OTA-101||08/2011 - 02/2016||OCCU.FTSAM|
|Human Anatomy, Physiology, and Kinesiology BIO 101||4||BIO-211||08/2011 - 02/2016||OCCU.FTSAM|
|Client Evaluations OTA 102||4||OTA-120||08/2011 - 02/2016||OCCU.FTSAM|
|Client Interventions OTA 103||6||OTA-121||08/2011 - 02/2016||OCCU.FTSAM|
|Client Conditions OTA 104||4||OTA-122||08/2011 - 02/2016||OCCU.FTSAM|
|Clinical Reasoning OTA 105||4||OTA-123||08/2011 - 02/2016||OCCU.FTSAM|
|Occupational Therapy Practical Learning OTA 106||4||OTA-124||08/2011 - 02/2016||OCCU.FTSAM|
|Level I Fieldwork||1||OTA-107||08/2011 - 02/2016||OCCU.FTSAM|
|Navy-Specific OTA Clinical OTA201-N/ Army-Specific OTA Clinical OTA 201-A||10||OTA-201||08/2011 - 02/2016||OCCU.FTSAM|
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Students should contact the U.S. Army Medical Department Center and School (AMEDDC&S), Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas by phone at (210) 808-4858 or by fax at (210) 808-3771 to request their program transcript be sent to Office of the Registrar, Thomas Edison State University, 111 West State Street, Trenton, NJ 08608.
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If you are seeking to transfer the PLR credits to another college, the decision whether or not to accept these credits in transfer rests with that college. It is the student's responsibility to ensure that the receiving institution's academic policy will allow transfer of each credit. Thomas Edison State University offers a non-degree service called Individual Learning Account that may be helpful.