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.


2015-2016
2016-2017
2017-2018
3-Yr Aggregate
Number of students graduating from program24
20
23
67
Number of students graduating from program who took examination
24
20
22
66
Number of students who passed the examination on the first attempt20
16
1753
Percentage of students who passed the examination on the first attempt83%
80%77%80%
Number of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts23
2021
64
Percentage of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts96%
100%95 %97%


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

Central Michigan Results2015-20162016-20172017-2018
First Time Candidates212218
First Time Passing181913
First TIme Percent Passing85.71%86.36%72.26%


National Results2015-20162016-20172017-2018
First Time Candidates406041214736
First Time Passing335834453659
First TIme Percent Passing82.71%83.60%77.26%


BOC Examination Results. Compiled by CMU per Cohort.

December 2015
May 2016
December 2016May 2017December 2017May 2017
Number of students graduating from program13
10128
8
16
Number of students graduating from program who took examination1310128
7
16
Number of students who passed the examination on the first attempt109
106
4
14
Percentage of students who pass the examination on the first attempt76.9%90%83.3%75%57%88%
Number of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts12^10127
7
15
Percentage of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts92%100%100%87.5%100%93.8%

^ Student decided not to retake the BOC exam.


Athletic Training Program Retention Rate


2015-2016
2016-2017
2017-2018
3-Yr Aggregate
Number of students entering program25
23
27
75
Number of students returning for subsequent fall of year 2
24
21
27
72
Program retention rate96%
91%
100%96%
Number of students returning for subsequent fall of year 324
20--
Program retention rate96%
87%-
-


Athletic Training Program Graduation Rate


2015-2016
2016-2017
2017-2018
3-Yr Aggregate
Number of students entering program25
21
25
71
Number of students graduating from program
24
20
23
67
Program graduation rate96%
95%
92%94%

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


2015-2016
2016-2017
2017-2018
3-Yr Aggregate
Number of students graduating from program24
20
23
67
Number of students employed at AT
19
14
18
51
Student employment rate as AT (%)79%
70%
78%76%
Number of students employed as other0
213
Student employment rate as other (%)0%
10%4%
4%
Number of students not employed
(due to enrollment in another program)
5
4110
​Student not employed rate (%)
(due to enrollment in another program)
​21%
​20%
​4%
​15%
​Number of student employment unknown
​0
​0
​3
​3
​Student unknown employment rate
​0%
​0%
​13%
​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.