Program Overview

Type of Program

CSUDH Orthotics and Prosthetics program transitioned to a Masters of Science in Orthotics and Prosthetics in 2012. The faculty utilize the experiences, curriculum, and teaching materials refined over thirty years of offering bachelor's degrees and post graduate certificate programs to make it one of the most established and experienced degree programs in the country.

The O&P Program offers a comprehensive clinical and didactic graduate degree in Orthotics and Prosthetics which was granted continuing NCOPE/CAAHEP accreditation in 2015.

This program helps fulfill the need for practitioners who provide orthotic and prosthetic rehabilitation for individuals requiring custom made orthopedic braces and artificial limbs.

Prosthetic hand Prosthetic leg

Graduate Residency Outcomes

MSOP Class of 2014 - 17 out of 17 students graduated with 17 continuing to NCOPE residency

MSOP Class of 2015 - 20 out of 20 students graduated with 19 continuing to NCOPE residency

MSOP Class of 2016 - 19 out of 19 students graduated with 19 continuing to NCOPE residency

MSOP Class of 2017 - 21 out of 21 students graduated with 21 continuing to NCOPE residency

MSOP Class of 2018 - 22 out of 22 students graduated with 22 continuing to NCOPE residency

Program Location

The Orthotic and Prosthetic Program is conducted off site at the CSUDH Orthotic and Prosthetic Education Center, in a 12,000 square foot training facility located in Los Alamitos. Most courses in the program are offered at this location or at the VA Medical Center in Long Beach. The home of the program is the Department of Health Sciences located on the Carson campus, 12 miles north of the program.

Home Campus
California State University Dominguez Hills
College of Health, Human Services and Nursing, Division of Health Sciences
1000 E. Victoria Street
Carson, CA 90747

CSUDH Orthotics and Prosthetics Education Center (Teaching Laboratory)
10641 Calle Lee, Suite 185
Los Alamitos, CA  90720

Information Contact

Elisabeth Rollo, Admin. Support Coordinator
(562) 735-3300 x301