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NBCOT results

Jefferson Community and Technical College results of National Board For Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) Examination.

Your Program and all US schools New Graduates (NG*) results for January - December 2014

Item Your School Candidate Results
Total Number of NG Testing 19
Total Number of NG passing (% passing) 19 (100%)
Total Number of NG failing 0 (0%)
Total Score Average 493
Average Passing Score 493
Average Failing Score N/A

Your Program and all US schools New Graduates (NG*) results for January - December 2013

Item Your School Candidate Results All U.S. School Results
Total Number of NG Testing 18 4583
Total Number of NG passing (% passing) 18 (100%) 4027 (88%)
Total Number of NG failing 0 (0%) 556 (12%)
Total Score Average 487 479
Average Passing Score 487 487
Average Failing Score N/A 426

Your Program and all US schools New Graduates (NG*) results for January - December 2012

 Item Your School Candidate Results All U.S. School Results
Total Number of NG Testing 19 3806
Total Number of NG passing (% passing) 17 (89%) 3086 (81%)
Total Number of NG failing 2 (11%) 720 (19%)
Total Score Average 488 489
Average Passing Score 488 489
Average Failing Score 441 426

*NG = Candidates testing within one year of graduation, regardless of the number of attempts on the examination.

  • Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant, administered by the national board for certification in occupational therapy (NBCOT).
  • After successful completion of this exam, the graduate will be a certified occupational therapy assistant (COTA).
  • 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.

JCTC OTA Student Graduation rates:

Year 2012 2013 2014
of students admitted 20 20 20
of students who completed 18 20 19
Graduation Rates 90% 100% 95%

Students do not complete professional programs for various reasons including financial, personal, and relocation.

Rarely does a student not graduate because of course or fieldwork insufficiency.