School of Health Sciences

Occupational Therapy Outcomes

Important Information about Master of Occupational Therapy Program Graduates

Pass Rates for National Board of Certification of Occupational Therapist Exam


Exam Period

Number of Graduates

Number of First Time Test Takers

Number of First Time Test Takers Who Passed the Exam

Percentage of First Time Test Takers who Passed the Exam

Number of Repeat Test Takers Who Passed the Exam

Total Percentage of Students who Passed the Exam

2010

29

30

25

83%

3

94%

2011

28

28

19

68%

9

100%

2012

31

29

25

86%

2

93%

Total

88

87

69

79%

14

95%

Average length of time to complete the program                                                   28 months
Job placement rate of program graduates -  98 % of students who responded to our survey report they are working in OT field


Class of 2009 (reported in 2010 exam period) 21 of 21 respondents indicated they were working within 3 months of graduation

Class of 2010 (reported in 2011 exam period) 10 of 11 respondents indicated they were working within 3 months of graduation


Class of 2011 (reported in 2012 exam period)  12 of 12 respondents reported they were working within 3 months of graduation

The employment data on the other students are missing. They were non - responsive to the survey or email inquiries.

Note that retention rate for this time period (percentage of students who started the program and who graduated and completed fieldwork) is 97%. One student failed the academic portion of the Program, and two failed fieldwork over this time period.  In some cases the number of graduates differs from the number of test takers for a variety of reasons including spring graduations due to delayed fieldwork placements, part time student status, etc.

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