Accreditation

 

The Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at Sinclair Community College is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. AOTA’s phone number is (301) 652-AOTA.
The program received a 7-year reaccreditation in 2013.  It is scheduled to be reaccredited in 2020.
NBCOT (National Board for Certification of Occupational Therapy) Statistics nbcot.org

The following link will provide a comparison of NBCOT pass rates of all of Ohio's OTA programs for the previous calendar year.

 

Year

Number of Program 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

2011

30

29

22

76%

2012

22

26

23

88%

2013

31

29

28

97%

Total 3-year

83

84

73

87%

 General Statistics

Employment of graduates as OTA's

100%

Retention rate in the OTA program (based on the number of students in the program in January of each year  vs. the number of  students in the program in December.)

100%

Graduation Rate (average of Academic Years 2010 – 2012 based on the total number of students who graduated from the program within 150% of the published length of the program, divided by the number of students on the roster who started in the program.)

88%

The following link will provide a comparison of NBCOT pass rates of all of Ohio's OTA programs.

 https://secure.nbcot.org/data/schoolstats.aspx

 

 

    
        
 
 
 
 

 

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