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Results of National Board Certification for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) Examination

For the three most recent calendar years (2011, 2012 and 2013) the performance of the graduates of the occupational therapy program was as follows:

  2013 2012 2011 Total
Total number of  program graduates 67 63 79 209
Total number of first-time test takers of the NBCOT certification exam 62 56 69 187
First-time test takers of the NBCOT certification exam percentage pass rate 92.3%   89%   87%   89.4%  
All time test takers percentage pass rate 97% 100% 100% 99%

In the News

While completing their OT fieldwork experience, some students work with underserved populations in a variety of community settings, such as homeless shelters, senior centers and juvenile detention centers. A recent article in Advance for Occupational Therapy Practitioners describes this unique community-focused program. Read the full article here.


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