NBCOT Exam Results

To become a registered occupational therapist (OTR) and practice occupational therapy, students must pass the NBCOT (National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy) exam. Many states also require licensure to practice; however, you should review the requirements for the state you wish to practice in.

Graduates of the Program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapist, administered by the National Board of Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the graduate will be an occupational therapist, registered (OTR). In addition, most states require licensure to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. A felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT Certification Examination or attain state licensure.

Program results from the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) can be found online at https://www.nbcot.org/EN/EDUCATORS/HOME#SCHOOLPERFORMANCE.

MSOT

Year Number of program graduates who took the exam
Number of program graduates who passed the exam
Percentage of program graduates who passed the exam
2017 67 66 99
2018 74 74 100
2019 52
52
 100
3 year total 193 192 99

OTD

Year Number of program graduates who took the exam
Number of program graduates who passed the exam
Percentage of program graduates who passed the exam
2017 19 19 100
2018 21 21 100
2019
19
19
100
3 year total 59 59 100

Combined

Year Number of program graduates who took the exam
Number of program graduates who passed the exam
Percentage of program graduates who passed the exam
2017 86
85 99
2018
95
95 100
2019 71
71
100
3 year total 252 251 99.6

 

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