Step Three

Submit Your Video Essay to the OT program

Submission of the video essay is part of the application process. As a reminder, no applications submitted after the December 1, 2022 deadline will be reviewed.

Record a 4-minute or less video essay in YouTube

Answer the following questions in the video:

  • How do you expect the JMU MOT program to help you achieve your career goals?
  • What are ways you will use your strengths to fulfill the AOTA Vision 2025?
  • How would you communicate with team members who fall behind in a collaborative group project?

Review the video to ensure the audio and video are clear, and your face is visible. Choose the UNLISTED (not private or public) setting.  View more information about YouTube settings. Share the link to your video by email to