Provide a vital healthcare service and find a career in a growing industry with the occupational therapy program with the UW-Platteville Department of Biology. You’ll explore how purposeful activity can be used as the basis for treatment and prevention of a wide variety of physical, developmental, and emotional disabilities. You’ll gain experience developing plans that enable patients to practice self-care, learn personal and social behavior skills, and gain more independence.

Outside the classroom, you can build on your experience through student clubs and organizations, or undergraduate research. Plus, we offer a wide variety of campus support programs like STEM Living and Learning Communities, mentoring, and others that allows you to create a student experience unique to you and your goals.