NBCOT and Program Outcomes
For the three year period between 2013-2015 the total number of graduates from the Touro College Occupational Therapy Programs was 151 with an overall graduation rate of 90%. Graduation outcomes for the previous 3 years are summarized on the table below:
*Years from Start Column: Students are given the option to enroll in the OT program for completion in 3 years or to extend their studies to complete in 4 or 5 years.
National Board for Certification in Occupation Therapy (NBCOT) Exam Results:
Graduates of our program are eligible to sit for the NBCOT examination. Data for NBCOT certification pass rate is available at https://secure.nbcot.org/data/schoolstats.aspx and is summarized in the table below:
|Year||NBCOT pass percentage** (%)|
**The program’s passing percentage data is calculated based on the number of New Graduates who passed the NBCOT exam during the testing year to meet ACOTE’s reporting standard.
Employers of our graduates are satisfied with performance
100% of the employers of our graduates who responded to a survey were definitely or very likely to hire another graduate of the Touro College Occupational Therapy Programs.
Our graduates are successfully employed
97% of the graduates of the Touro College Occupational Therapy class of 2010-2015 who responded to a survey in 2015 indicated that they obtained a job as an occupational therapist within one year of graduation.