What to do in high school to become an occupational therapist in the future?

If you want to be an occupational therapist in the future after grad school, what should you do to make high school count? (e.g.) do you have to excel in math and science (physics, chemistry, biology?) Is it ok if you're weak at math? Will 3 years of science hurt your chance at a Thereupedic Recreation major? Thank you all for your kind help!

Asked By: Posca - 7/14/2009
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if your weak in math then STUDY. I was horrible and had to have a tutor help me so I could keep my GPA above 3.0, which is the minimum for occupational therapy school acceptance in most areas. Otherwise just take your prerequisites and do some job shadowing under an occupational therapist. Also, try and do some... More
Answered By: theOTgirl - 7/16/2009
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Unless you're going to an incredibly competitive ungrad program for this, there isn't a whole lot to worry about... More
Answered By: krammille - 7/14/2009
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