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Occupational Therapy Accreditation

  • Accreditation

    The Master of Occupational Therapy Program at Saint Francis University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200, North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929.  ACOTE's phone number c/o AOTA is (301)652-6611 and its web address is www.acoteonline.org.

    Student Outcomes and NBCOT "Report Card"

    The following is a summary of Saint Francis University Occupational Therapy Students' performance on the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy Examination.  Please click here for the direct link to the NBCOT program data results.

    Academic
    Year

    # of Program
    Graduates

    Graduation
    Rate

    % of test takers who passed
    NBCOT Exam within
    12 months of graduation

    201940 
    100%
    95%
    201839 
    100%
    100%
    2017 
    36 
    100%
    100%
    2016
    40 
    100%
    100%
    201538
    100%
    97%


    Credentialing

    Program graduates are eligible to sit for the NBCOT exam within approximately one month post graduation.  Initial and ongoing certification is granted by NBCOT and licensure is granted individual states where the candidate is employed.

    Required Felony Statement

    If the candidate has been convicted of a felony, there may be a potential impact on the candidate's eligibility for credentialing.  Additional information on character review can be found at the NBCOT website.