Our entry-level professional program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE®), and has been since 1943. Our current ten-year accreditation period is from 2012-2013 to 2022-2023. Review the findings from our most recent review.

The Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE®) is part of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), and can be contacted:

Online at

by telephone at (301) 652-2682,

or by mail at:


c/o Accreditation Department
American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)

6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200

North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929 

Columbia University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education, most recently in 2011.

We are part of the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, which is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), most recently in 2012.