NBCOT Examination Results

 

2017

2016

2015

Total

Total number of program graduates during year (degrees issued in May, August, and December) 34 30 30 94
Number of new graduates taking exam within 12 months of completing degree 48 35 27 110
Number of new graduates passing exam within 12 months of completing degree
(% passing)
48
(100%)
35
(100%)
26
(96%)
109
(99%)

Program Graduation Rates

The total number of graduates from the Springfield College Occupational Therapy Program during the three-year period of 2015-2017 was 94, with an overall graduation rate of 98%.

Graduation Year

Students Entering/Students Graduating

Graduation Rate

2017 34/34 100%
2016 31/30 97%
2015 31/30 97%
3 year rate 96/94 98%

To see Springfield College OT Program performance data, visit the NBCOT school performance page.

Employment Data

A recent survey of Springfield College Occupational Therapy Program graduates revealed that 97% of those who responded are working either full- or part-time, with just 3% currently not working by choice. One-third had secured a position by the time they completed the program, and 40% found a position in less than two months.

Springfield College OT Program graduates work in the following settings:

  • 28% in schools
  • 21% in acute care hospitals
  • 21% in rehab hospitals or units
  • 21% in skilled nursing facilities
  • 16% in pediatric outpatient services
  • 12% in adult outpatient therapy
  • 9% in mental health facilities
  • 9% in early intervention programs
  • 7% in private group practices

...and a variety of other settings, including homecare, colleges, and hand therapy clinics. (The total is more than 100% because many graduates work in more than one setting.)

Springfield College OT Program graduates work with people in the following age ranges:

  • 58% with older adults
  • 50% with adolescents or young adults
  • 49% with middle adults
  • 43% with children
  • 21% with infants/toddlers

(The total is more than 100% because many graduates work with people of various ages.)