National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) program data results
After successful completion of this examination, the graduate will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA).
The total number of graduates who passed the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) certification examination as new graduate test takers in 2011-2013 was 47 out of 47, which is a 100% pass rate. During that three-year period, the program had 47 graduates. Most states, including Texas, require licensure to practice.
Texas licensure is based on successful completion of the NBCOT examination. A felony conviction may affect a graduate's ability to sit for the NBCOT examination or attain state licensure. Any form of charges or conviction results on a criminal background check may be cause for exclusion from admission to the program.