Ada Boone Hoerl, a Sac City Professor in the Occupational Therapy Assistant department, will be one of the riders on a Rose Parade float representing the Occupational Therapy Association of California. Like SCC, the OTAC is celebrating its 100th anniversary. Professor Hoerl was chosen from a pool of candidates from throughout the state. The Rose Parade will be held in Pasadena on Monday, Jan. 2, 2017.
Sacramento City College boasts the only accredited public school for the Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) program between here and Portland, Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, and southern California. The program serves a huge geographic area and its students come from all over – the Bay Area, Fresno, Chico, the Foothills, and elsewhere.