Occupational Therapy Schools In New York

In New York, there are 24 accredited schools where occupational therapy classes faculty can find employment. The trends in New York's occupational therapy academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in occupational therapy includes occupational therapy training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Bachelors degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Masters degree in Occupational Therapy


Schools

  1. Columbia University in the City of New York

    West 116 St and Broadway, New York, New York 10027

    4 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. CUNY LaGuardia Community College

    31-10 Thomson Ave, Long Island City, New York 11101

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. CUNY York College

    94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, New York 11451

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. D'Youville College

    320 Porter Ave, Buffalo, New York 14201-1084

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Dominican College of Blauvelt

    470 Western Highway, Orangeburg, New York 10962-1210

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Erie Community College

    121 Ellicott St, Buffalo, New York 14203

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Genesee Community College

    One College Rd, Batavia, New York 14020

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Ithaca College

    953 Danby Rd, Ithaca, New York 14850-7002

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Jamestown Community College

    525 Falconer St, Jamestown, New York 14701

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Keuka College

    141 Central Avenue, Keuka Park, New York 14478

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus

    University Plaza, Brooklyn, New York 11201-5372

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. Maria College of Albany

    700 New Scotland Ave, Albany, New York 12208

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. Mercy College

    555 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, New York 10522

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. New York University

    70 Washington Sq South, New York, New York 10012-1091

    33 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. New York Institute of Technology

    Northern Blvd, Old Westbury, New York 11568-8000

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. Orange County Community College

    115 South St, Middletown, New York 10940

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  17. Rockland Community College

    145 College Rd, Suffern, New York 10901

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  18. The Sage Colleges

    65 1st Street, Troy, New York 12180

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  19. University at Buffalo

    3435 Main Street, Buffalo, New York 14214

    111 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. Stony Brook University

    Stony Brook, New York 11794

    111 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  21. SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn

    450 Clarkson Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11203-2098

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  22. Touro College

    27-33 W 23rd St, New York, New York 10010

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  23. Utica College

    1600 Burrstone Rd, Utica, New York 13502-4892

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  24. Suffolk County Community College

    533 College Rd, Selden, New York 11784-2899

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

New York Vs. National Occupational Therapy Employment

New York 9,420
National 135,200

Of all of the occupational therapy professionals in the country, nearly 7% are in the state of New York.

Employment Growth for Occupational therapy professionals In New York

9,850 10,210 10,120 9,660 9,420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of occupational therapy professionals is shrinking in New York. In 2010 there were 430 less occupational therapy professionals working in New York than there were in 2006. Thus, in New York, this field has shrunk by 4% in four years. This decline is slower than the change in the number of occupational therapy professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of occupational therapy professionals has grown by 13% from 2006 to 2010.

Occupational Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in New York

$44,383 $45,723 $47,457 $48,280 $49,100
$47,100 $51,120 $53,567 $54,837 $56,461
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Occupational Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In New York, as the number of occupational therapy professionals is declining, the salaries earned by occupational therapy professionals are increasing. In 2006 occupational therapy professionals made a mean salary of $44,383 per year, and in 2010 they made $49,100 per year.

Salary percentiles for Occupational therapy professionals in New York

10th percentile
$32,567
25th percentile
$38,510
50th percentile
$47,083
75th percentile
$57,580
90th percentile
$72,250

This represents a growth in salaries of 10%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of New York, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of occupational therapy. The pay differential between the highest paid occupational therapy professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 122%

Average Salaries for Occupational therapy professionals and related professions in New York

Clinical Psychology
$61,482
Forensic Psychology
$86,445
Occupational Therapy
$49,100
Psychology
$86,445
School Psychology
$82,300
Sociology
$85,280
Sports Psychology
$82,300

In New York, occupational therapy professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Occupational Therapy programs available for each degree type for all schools in New York

associate
10
bachelor
7
master
16
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total34

As the number of occupational therapy professionals is decreasing in New York state, the number of students graduating from the 24 accredited occupational therapy schools in New York state is increasing. In 2006 there were 534 occupational therapy graduates from occupational therapy courses in New York and in 2010 there were 777 graduates.

This represents a 46% increase in the number of occupational therapy degree or certificate school graduates in New York state. Most of these graduates, or 47%, earned a master's degree in occupational therapy.

Occupational Therapy Faculty Salaries in New York

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