Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates with an Occupational Therapy major will:
  • Present the necessary skills associated with mastery of occupational therapy as it is applied in the multiple responsibilities assumed upon graduation from the OT program as evidenced by 95% of students passing the FWPE.
  • Synthesize knowledge gained from the OT program curriculum evidenced by a 90% pass rate on the NBCOT exam.
  • Develop the expertise associated with primary responsibilities of being an entry level occupational therapist upon graduation from the OT program.

High Graduation Rates
The Rockhurst OT education program consisitently has a high graduation rate. 

Graduation Rate of RU Occupational Therapy Students
Graduation
Year
Enrolled
Students
On Time
Students
Late
Graduates
Overall
Graduation Rate
2014 39 94.87% 0.00% 94.87%
2013 35 85.71% 5.71% 91.43%
2012 36 75.00% 19.44%

94.44%

Pass Rate of National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy Exam
Rockhurst OT graduates consistently have a high success rate in passing the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) exam.

For most recent pass rates for the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy Exam, please visit: NBCOT