Board of Certification (BOC) Pass Rate as reported by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).

Programs must meet or exceed a three year aggregate of 70 percent first-time pass rate on the BOC exam.


2016-2017
2017-2018
2018-2019
3-Yr Aggregate
Number of students graduating from program 20
24
20
64
Number of students graduating from program who took examination
20
23
20
63
Number of students who passed the examination on the first attempt16
18
1246
Percentage of students who passed the examination on the first attempt80%
78% 60% 73%
Number of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts20
2319
62
Percentage of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts100%
100% 95% 98%


BOC Examination Results as reported by the Board of Certification.
Test year is April through February.

Central Michigan Results 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
First Time Candidates 2218
27
First Time Passing 19 13 19
First Time Percent Passing 86.36% 72.26% 70.37%


National Results 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
First Time Candidates 4121 47363973
First Time Passing 3445 3659 3090
First Time Percent Passing 83.60% 77.26% 77.77%


BOC Examination Results. Compiled by CMU per Cohort.

December 2016
May 2017
December 2017 May 2018 December 2018 May 2019
Number of students graduating from program 12
8
8
16
11
10
Number of students graduating from program who took examination 128
7
16
11
10
Number of students who passed the examination on the first attempt 106
4
14
5
8
Percentage of students who pass the examination on the first attempt 83.3% 75% 57% 88% 45% 80%
Number of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts 128
7
16
10
10
Percentage of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts 100% 100% 100% 100% 91% 100%


Athletic Training Program Retention Rate


2016-2017
2017-2018
2018-2019
3-Yr Aggregate
Number of students entering program 23
27
22
72
Number of students returning for subsequent fall of year 2
21
27
21
69
Program retention rate91%
100%
95%96%
Number of students returning for subsequent fall of year 320
27 - -
Program retention rate87%
100%-
-


Athletic Training Program Graduation Rate


2016-2017
2017-2018
2018-2019
3-Yr Aggregate
Number of students entering program 21
25
23
69
Number of students graduating from program
20
24
20
64
Program graduation rate95%
96%
87%93%

Notes: Graduation rate measures the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students by showing the percentage of these students who complete their degree or certificate within a 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled. (Definition taken from the U.S. Department of Education.)


Athletic Training Program Employment Rate


2016-2017
2017-2018
2018-2019
3-Yr Aggregate
Number of students graduating from program 20
24
20
64
Number of students employed as AT
16
20
16
52
Student employment rate as AT (%)80%
83%
80%81%
Number of students employed as other1
22
5
Student employment rate as other (%)5%
8%10%
8%
Number of students not employed
(due to enrollment in another program)
3
0
14
​Student not employed rate (%)
(due to enrollment in another program)
​15%
​0%
​5%
​6%
​Number of student employment unknown
​0
​2
​1
​3
​Student unknown employment rate
​0%
​8%
​5%
​5%

Notes: Graduate employment/placement rate is the percentage of students within six months of graduation that have obtained positions in the following categories: employed as an athletic trainer, employed as other, and not employed.