Program Outcomes

Program Outcomes Data

NBCOT Certification Examination New Graduate Pass Rate

3 Most Recent Calendar Years 2015-2017

NBCOT Pass Rate 2015 2016 2017 3-year Total/Average 
Number of New Graduate Test-Takers* 22 27 40 89
Number of New Graduates who passed the exam 20 26 40 86
Percentage of new graduates who passed 91% 96% 100% 97%
* includes graduates passing test not taken in the calendar year of graduation

Data is provided by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT), which administers this national examination. Data can be found at the NBCOT score web page 

Program Retention Rate

Retention Rate* for the three most recent academic years

Academic Year Entered 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 3-Year Average
Entered Fall Class 37 40 37 114
Left Program 4 0 3 7
Retention Rate 89% 100% 92% 94%
*Retention rate: The number of students returning to the program in the second year

Program Graduation Rate

Graduation Year 2016 2017 2018 3-Year Total/Average
# of students who entered the program (per anticipated graduation year) 41 42 37 120
# of graduates 32 40 26 98
# of students in process of completing the program (within the maximum allotted time) 4 4
Graduation Rate 78% 95% 70% 82%