Admission to the OTA program is selective and limited to assure that the number of students enrolled in the program is proportionate to the available instructional and clinical resources.

Step 1: Apply to Cayuga as a new, degree-seeking student

Step 2: Apply to Cayuga’s Occupational Therapy Assistant program

The Occupational Therapy Assistant program will start on the Fulton Campuses in the Fall 2017 semester.


  • Must complete and submit a Cayuga Admission Application and an OTA program application, including official transcripts.
  • Applications received by the March 1 deadline will take priority. Applications will continue to be reviewed after March 1 until the program is full.
  • Two professional references are required by the March 1 deadline.
  • Applicants not accepted must reapply to be considered for admission the following year.