Effective August 3, 2015 the Application Process will be as follows:
The OTA Program will be accepting applications for the Spring and Fall 2017 semesters with the filing period beginning August 22, 2016 and ending on September 26, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.
The following information should serve as a general guide for completing the application process. For detailed information, all interested students should download the Spring/Fall 2017 Applicant Instructions and the Student Application.
Step 2: Download and complete the OTA application.
Step 3: Obtain official high school transcripts if you do not hold an AA/AS or BA/BS degree from an accredited United States Institution.
must have completed all prerequisite courses and the grades must be
posted to their official transcript before submitting an application
Ensure satisfactory completion of all prerequisite courses
, or their equivalents, with a grade of "C" or better.
Step 5: Obtain official college transcripts.DO NOT send your transcripts directly to Admissions & Records and
DO NOT submit unofficial transcripts in your packet.
Be sure that official transcripts for all prerequisite courses are included in the application packet.
Demonstrate completion of the Math graduation requirement. Students need to have either completed the Level III Math placement test
at Santa Ana College or provide official transcripts demonstrating completion of an Intermediate Algebra course, or higher, with a grade of "C" or better. This requirement does not pertain to students that hold a Bachelor's degree.
Provide a valid copy of your Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers CPR card. This must be through the American Heart Association
.(not just following their guidelines.)
Your application will not be accepted if the specified CPR is not included.
Step 8: Deliver your application materials in one sealed envelope to the OTA program by the deadline.
You may deliver your application in person
to room T-209 during appropriate office hours.
You can mail your application to:
Santa Ana College
ATTN: Michelle Parolise; OTA Program Application
1530 West 17th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92706
Postmarks will not be honored!
NOTE: It is the students responsibility to maintain a current email address with the OTA office as this is our primary method of
contact with potential students. The OTA program will not make multiple
attempts to reach potential students due to inaccurate contact information being on file.