Program Statistical Data
Graduates from the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy program are eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapist administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). Graduation and NBCOT Pass Rates are as follow:
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NBCOT Certification Data
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NBCOT National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
NBCOT Certification data for the program is available at HTTPS://SECURE.NBCOT.ORG/DATA/SCHOOLSTATS.ASPX
Graduates from the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy program are eligible to take the national certification examination for the occupational therapist. This examination is administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) http://www.nbcot.org. After successful completion of this examination, the individual will be an Occupational Therapist, Registered (OTR). Most states require licensure to practice, and state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination.
Please note that in order to take the national certification examination the following questions will be asked:
- Have you ever been charged with or convicted of a felony? (Note: Applicants must answer affirmatively if records, charges or convictions have been pardoned, expunged, released or sealed).
- Have you ever had any professional license, registration or certification revoked or subject to probationary conditions by a registry authority or certification board?
- Have you ever been found by any court, administrative or disciplinary proceedings to have committed negligence, malpractice, recklessness, or willful or intentional misconduct which resulted in harm to another?
- Have you ever been suspended and/or expelled from a college or university?