The current Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) Standards for an Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) program includes Standard A.4.2.
The total number of graduates from the Lake Area Technical Institute Occupational Therapy Assistant Program during the 3-year period of 2013-2015 was 54, with an overall graduation rate of 75%.
The ACOTE Standards for an OTA program also includes Standard A.5.6. The average pass rate over the three most recent calendar years for graduates attempting the national certification examination within 12 months of graduation from the program must be 80% or higher (regardless of the number of attempts).
|Graduation Year||Total Number of Graduates||Total Number of NG* Testing||Total Number of NG* Passing||Pass Rate of NG*|
|3 Year Total||54||50||48||96%|
*NG – New graduate = defined as within 12 months of graduation
2013 – 100% pass rate for NG!
Testing data can be confirmed at https://secure.nbcot.org/data/schoolstats.aspx