North Carolina Occupational Therapists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Occupational Therapists in North Carolina

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Fast Facts for Occupational Therapists in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Wilmington, Durham and Winston-Salem
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Greensboro, Charlotte and Raleigh
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Durham and Raleigh

Salaries for Occupational Therapists in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Greensboro, Rocky Mount and Charlotte

Schools for Occupational Therapists in North Carolina are listed below.

Selected Occupational Therapy Schools in North Carolina

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Take the first step toward a better future at South College-Asheville.

  • Programs: AAS Occupational Therapy Assistant, AAS Physical Therapist Assistant
  • 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
South University
High Point

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

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
Miller-Motte College
Jacksonville, Wilmington

Start the next chapter of your life with an Associate or Bachelor degree from Miller-Motte College Online Division.

  • Programs: Medical Clinical Assistant - Diploma
  • Degrees: Diploma

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 North Carolina Occupational Therapy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Cabarrus College of Health Sciences Concord Bachelor 358
Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Associate 7,570
Durham Technical Community College Durham Associate 5,170
East Carolina University Greenville Doctorate & First Professional 25,990
Lenoir-Rhyne University Hickory Masters 1,626
Pitt Community College Winterville Associate 6,499
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill Doctorate & First Professional 28,136
Winston-Salem State University Winston-Salem Masters 5,870

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Occupational Therapists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for North Carolina. 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

North Carolina

Asheville 230 $77480 1.55
Fayetteville 80 $70390 0.8
Greensboro 220 $77310 0.74
High Point 220 $77310 0.74
Greenville 80 $70990 1.34
Hickory 150 $72670 1.22
Lenoir 150 $72670 1.22
Morganton 150 $72670 1.22
Burlington 60 $93910 1.17
Durham 320 $73860 1.35
Chapel Hill 320 $73860 1.35
Raleigh 350 $83320 0.74
Rocky Mount 110 $88740 2.45
New Bern 100 $82230 2.73
Wilmington 90 $79670 0.9
Winston 220 $71050 1.05
Salem 220 $71050 1.05
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