Bachelor of ScienceOrthotics and Prosthetics

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Fortune 500 Companies Headquartered in the Twin Cities

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Enrollment (1,400 on-campus undergraduates)

10

average number of student events per week

10 minutes

travel time to downtown Minneapolis and downtown St. Paul

1893

the year Concordia was founded

Program Overview
Credit Hours: 61

The Bachelor’s degree in Orthotics and Prosthetics is a completion program in partnership with Century College. Interested applicants must first enroll in and make progress toward graduation from the program at Century College before transferring to Concordia University, St. Paul.

Majoring in Orthotics and Prosthetics involves the study of how to design and fit braces, artificial limbs, and other devices that help the disabled lead full lives. You’ll learn to effectively analyze, design and construct appropriate prosthetics and make sound ethical decisions surrounding their use. How is gait analysis conducted? What role can patient counseling play? What materials should be used in fabrication? You’ll gain knowledge and skills that are important for any career in orthotics as you take 61 credit hours towards a Bachelor of Science degree.