OTA Program Information

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Graduation Rate

 

Graduation Rate (all admitted/graduating students)

Graduation Rate adjusted for students who withdraw secondary to documented personal reasons

Cohort Graduating year

# Students entering the program

# Graduates within 150%

% Graduates within 150 %

# Students entering the program

# Adjusted Graduates within 150%

% Adjusted Graduates within 150 %

2023

23

16

69.56%

16

16

100%

2022

22

19

86.36%

21

19

90.4%

2021 alone

21

19

90.4%

19

19

100%

2021 COVID (includes 2020) *

21

36*

171.42%

41

38

92.68%

Total (2021 alone, 2022, 2023)

66

54

81.81%

56

54

96%

Total (2021 COVID*, 2022, 2023)

66

71

107%

78

73

93.5%

*Graduating cohort in 2021 during COVID included class of 2020 and 2021.

National Board Pass Rate

Tuition and Fees

The total estimated cost of the OTA program for the entering cohort 2023-2025 includes tuition/fees (69 credits), books & supplies, parking, required criminal backgrounds, drug screens, liability insurance, and suggested student memberships as of 7.27.2023 is $ 15806.59. Tuition and fees are subject to change. The table below details the expenses per category.

Tuition and fees*
(69 credits over 5 semesters plus prerequisites)
$ 13,117.59
Books and supplies $1,550.00
Parking $ 320.00
Criminal Backgrounds, Drug Screens, Training, Liability Insurance $619.00
Suggested student membership $200.00
Total $ 15,806.59
  • Tuition and fees are subject to change

In-Person and Zoom Information Sessions

Attending an OTA Information Session is mandatory in the 12 months prior to applying to this program.

OTA Information Sessions
Date Time Location
November 28, 2023 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Zoom*
December 5, 2023 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Zoom*
December 14, 2023 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Zoom*
January 23, 2024 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Zoom*
January 23, 2024 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Zoom*
January 30, 2024 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Room 254
February 20, 2024 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Zoom*
February 20, 2024 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Zoom*
February 27, 2024 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Room 254
March 26, 2024 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Zoom*
March 26, 2024 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Zoom*
March 28, 2024 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Room 211
April 18, 2024 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Room 211
April 23, 2024 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Zoom*
April 23, 2024 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Zoom*
May 2, 2024 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Room 211
May 7, 2024 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Zoom*
May 7, 2024 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Zoom*

*Join Zoom Meetings
https://vccs.zoom.us/j/86742833274

Meeting ID: 867 4283 3274

Pre-Health students who have questions regarding program requirements or students who need academic advising are encouraged to visit Advising & Counseling.

703.822.6570, Medical Education Campus, Room 302