Division of Natural Sciences

B.S. in Biology/M.S. in Occupational Therapy (joint degree)

College of Mount Saint Vincent (B.S.) – Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (M.S.) Cooperative Program

The College has a cooperative 3-2 arrangement with Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, which enables Mount students to earn a B.S. degree in Biology and an M.S. degree in Occupational Therapy after five years of study.

Students can apply in their junior year.

Those who meet the Columbia University criteria for admission and are accepted in the occupational therapy program, will spend the first three years of study at the College and the final two years at Columbia University.

For additional information, please visit Columbia University’s Occupational Therapy website:  www.columbiaot.org.