Most occupational therapists have a certificate or associate degree. The most common areas of study are Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Biology, and Miscellaneous Health Medical Professions.

What degrees do occupational therapists have?

The most common degree held by occupational therapists is Psychology, held by 35% of occupational therapists. Other common degrees include Occupational Therapy, Biology, and Miscellaneous Health Medical Professions.

Get a detailed breakdown of occupational therapists and the different types of degrees they hold:

Degrees that occupational therapists hold

Degrees % of occupational therapists
Psychology 35%
Occupational Therapy 25%
Biology 11%
Miscellaneous Health Medical Professions 5%
Treatment Therapy 4%
Health Science 4%

What level of education do occupational therapists have?

Most occupational therapists have the same level of education. 82% of occupational therapists have a certificate or associate degree, with the second most common being a master's degree at 10%.

Level of education that occupational therapists have

Education % of occupational therapists
No education 0%
High school diploma 0%
Certificate or associate degree 82%
Bachelor's degree 8%
Master's degree 10%
Doctorate degree 0%