Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA)
Graduate Performance Information
NBCOT Certification Examination Performance: For information pertaining to the most recent (2013) performance of NSCC OTA graduates on the national certification examination, please access this direct link.
2011 - 2013 Graduation Data
2011: A total of 29 OTA Graduates - 85% graduation rate [students completing the program]
2012: A total of 34 OTA Graduates - 97% graduation rate [students completing program]
2013: A total of 31 OTA Graduates - 91% graduation rate [students completing the program]
Previous NBCOT Data
2010 - 2012: For the 3-year calendar time frame (January - December 2010, 2011, and 2012) a total of 90 students graduated from NSCC's OTA Program. Ninety (90) NSCC graduates took the certification exam as first-time test takers during this period of time with 74/90 passing the certification exam on their first attempt (82% pass rate for first time test takers). During this same time frame, 15 graduates passed the exam as repeat test takers.
Further information about certification exam performance, employment rates and clinical performance of graduates as evaluated by employers is available upon request by contacting Maureen Nardella, Department Chair, OTA Program at (978) 762-4176 or firstname.lastname@example.org