Help Document - How Do I Complete an Online Application - Step by Step Instructions
If you are a recent graduate of an accredited occupational therapy education program and have passed your NBCOT certification exam you may apply via General License Method. You will be required to submit an official transcript from your OT education program and NBCOT certification exam results report.
In the State of Minnesota, you must have a current Minnesota Occupational Therapy license before you can begin practicing in Minnesota or using protected titles. Please thoroughly review the application materials before submitting your online application. Any processing fees incurred are your responsibility. The Board reserves the right to reject any outdated applications submitted.
A word about Criminal Background Checks:
The Board recommends you submit your fingerprints to the Criminal Background Check Program as soon as possible after you submit your application to avoid potential delays in the application process. Please contact the Criminal Background Check Program for any questions regarding scheduling or the fingerprinting process.