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MS Orthotics & Prosthetics Admissions Process

MSOP Prerequisite Criteria

The MS in Orthotics and Prosthetics program is a partnership between Century College and Concordia University, St. Paul.  Prior to applying to the MS program at CSP, please ensure the following prerequisite steps are complete.

1. Complete O&P Specific Prerequisites

Complete the Clinical Applications Diploma (OPCA 2000-level coursework) at Century College. If you have not completed these O&P specific prerequisites, please visit Century College’s website for more information.

2. Complete Additional Prerequisite Coursework

Each of the following prerequisite courses must be completed with a C grade (not C-) or better:

  • Biology with lab
  • Chemistry with lab
  • Physics with lab
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology with lab
  • Psychology
  • Statistics

Upon completion of these necessary prerequisite requirements, please submit your application for admission to CSP.

MSOP CSP Admission Requirements

  • Create an account and submit our online application.  Once submitted, you can follow your application process through the application portal (CSP Account).

  • Submit official transcripts from an accreditor that is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education stating the conferral of a Bachelor’s degree or higher with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 based on a 4.0 system.

    *To be considered official, transcripts must be received in a sealed envelope from the institution or through secured electronic delivery.

  • Submit official transcripts from Century College stating completion of Clinical Applications Diploma (OPCA 2000-level coursework).

    If you are seeking to complete OPCA 2000 level courses at Century College during your first year of the program please reach out to Katie Voss ([email protected] ) or Roger Wagner ([email protected]) to discuss program expectations and receive a letter of support to submit with your CSP application.

    If you are applying with your OPCA2090 practicum in progress, you will also need to submit this petition form.

  • Submit official transcripts from the regionally accredited institution(s) in which prerequisite courses were completed (if not at your bachelor’s degree institution or Century College).

    Six prerequisite courses with a C grade (not C-) or better:

    • Biology with lab
    • Chemistry with lab
    • Physics with lab
    • Anatomy and Physiology with lab
    • General Psychology
    • Statistics

Send Materials to Concordia

Some application items may be uploaded directly into your CSP application portal.

Otherwise, email materials to [email protected] or send by mail:

Concordia University
Office of Admissions, MSOP Program
1282 Concordia Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55104


Contact O&P Admissions Counselor, Sierra Beilby:

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