Alabama Occupational Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Occupational Therapists in Alabama

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Fast Facts for Occupational Therapists in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gadsden, Birmingham and Mobile
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Huntsville, Tuscaloosa and Montgomery
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham, Mobile and Montgomery

Salaries for Occupational Therapists in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Montgomery, Gadsden and Huntsville

Schools for Occupational Therapists in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Occupational Therapy Schools in Alabama

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Fortis Institute

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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  • Programs: Associate of Occupational Science Degree in Management
  • Degrees: Associate

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Psychology - Addictions
  • Degrees: Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour
  • Degrees: Master
South University

As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

  • Programs: Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MA)
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Health Psychology - PhD of Psychology
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Pursue an advanced degree in Psychology or Counseling at Divine Mercy University. GO

  • Programs: Online M.S. Counseling
  • Degrees: Master
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More Alabama Occupational Therapy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alabama State University Montgomery Doctorate 5,608
George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville Hanceville Associate 5,247
Oakwood University Huntsville Masters 1,824
Tuskegee University Tuskegee Doctorate & First Professional 2,936
University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham Doctorate & First Professional 16,246
University of South Alabama Mobile Doctorate 13,779

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Occupational Therapists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Alabama. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Occupational Therapists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Occupational Therapists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Auburn 30 $73900 0.68
Opelika 30 $73900 0.68
Gadsden 50 $97150 1.57
Huntsville 90 $66120 0.5
Dothan 60 $88830 1.2
Birmingham 450 $81730 1.09
Hoover 450 $81730 1.09
Mobile 160 $68230 1.11
Montgomery 50 $78980 0.35
Tuscaloosa 40 $93700 0.53
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