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Pre-Occupational Therapy: Biology Track

Integrate your calling and your passion for service as you pursue a career in occupational therapy.

Our pre-occupational therapy track will set you up for success as you seek to provide assistance to individuals who desire to regain independence in their daily lives. You will be positioned for graduate school in occupational therapy when you complete your undergraduate degree.

Pursue a Bachelor of Science in Biology, which will provide you with the prerequisite courses for graduate school. These include biology, physics, statistics, and psychology. You will also be given the opportunity to acquire valuable real-world experience through our job shadowing and internship opportunities.

In addition to our rigorous academic program, you will be challenged to further develop your Christian worldview and integrate your calling with your faith as you pursue a career grounded in science and inspired by compassion.

Career Opportunities

Evangel's academic programs are designed specifically to prepare you for a career in the real world. But it's more than just job preparation; it's preparing you to make a full impact in your profession through the unique combination of faith and learning. Here are some of the professions this degree would prepare you for:
  • Occupational Therapist

Faculty

Department Chair

Michael Tenneson, Ph.D.

Department Chair; Professor of Biology

Regular Faculty

Erica Harris, M.S.

Associate Professor of Biology

Jason Streubel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology

Julie Mayne, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology

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