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M.A.T. Accreditation and Outcomes

Board of Certification (BOC) Exam Pass Rate Data

Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education - Pass Rate

Exam Pass Rate Data

Graduation year

Number of students graduating.

Number of students graduating who took the examination.

Number of students who passed on the first attempt.

Percentage of students who passed the examination on their first attempt.

Number of students who passed regardless of number of attempts.

Percentage of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts.

National percentage of candidates who passed the examination on the first attempt.

2021-2022

             

2022-2023

             

2023-2024

             

3 year
aggregate

           

 

Note: National Data for the BOC exam (Board of Certification Reports) are not reported until approximately 1 year after the MAT students have graduated (e.g. Graduate May 2019, BOC data available May 2020).

Student Graduation & Retention Rate

The following definitions from the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) apply to the table below:

  1. Student graduation rate: Measures the progress of students who began their studies as full-time degree-seeking students by showing the percentage of these students who complete their degree within 150% (3 years) of “normal time” for completing the program in which they are enrolled.
  2. On-time graduation rate: Percentage of students who graduated within the “normal time” (2 years) for completing the program.
  3. Student retention rate: Measures the percentage of students who have been admitted to the professional program who return to the institution to continue their studies in the program the following academic year.
Retention and Graduation Rate

Graduation year

Number of students graduating

Student graduation rate (%)

Student on-time graduation rate (%)

Student retention rate (%)

2021-2022

       

2022-2023

       

2023-2024

       

3 year
aggregate

       

Student Employment Rate

The following definition from the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) applies to the table below:

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

Graduate Placement Rate

Graduation year

Number of students graduating.

Number of students employed as AT.

Student employment rate as AT (%).

Number of students employed as other.

Student employment rate as other (%).

Number of students not employed

Student employment rate as not employed (%).

2021-2022

             

2022-2023

             

2023-2024

             

3 year
aggregate