Get Started/Apply

All students need to complete the CPCC application and submit appropriate documents for admissions to CPCC before applying to the OTA program. Once the application has been submitted and accepted, a student can apply to the OTA program.

Select the appropriate link below to Get Started.

Step 1: Click here for suggestions on enhancing your application

Step 2: Complete CPCC Application

Central Piedmont Community College application process

Step 3: Schedule to take the TEAS test (both version V and ATI TEAS are accepted)

Take the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS)

Step 4: Complete the Occupational Therapy Assistant program application

CPCC OTA Program Application

Note: For information about the criminal background check and drug screen requirements, click here

For questions about admissions for the OTA program, please contact Nazirah Pearson at or by phone at 704-330-6958.