CAATE Accreditation Status and Board Certification (BOC) Pass Rates

Aurora University is nationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). Since AU is a CAATE-accredited institution, students who successfully complete the requirements for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Athletic Training are eligible to challenge the Board of Certification Exam (BOC). The data below reflects Aurora University's three-year aggregate of graduates who challenged the BOC exam. First-time pass rates in addition to students who passed the BOC exam on subsequent attempts are reflected in this data.

CAATE Accreditation Status - Continuing Accreditation

Aurora University BOC Pass Rates – Three Year Aggregate
Bachelor of Science Degree Graduating Class Cohorts – 2012-2013, 2013-2014, and 2014-2015.

2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015

Three-Year Total

Number of students
graduating from the program

8 19 10 37
Number of students
graduating from the program
who took the examination

8 19 10 37

Number of students
who passed the examination
on their first attempt

7 17 10 34
Percentage of students
who passed the examination
on their first attempt

88% 89% 100% 92%

Number of students who
passed the examination
regardless of the number
of attempts

8 19 10 37

Percentage of students who
passed the examination
regardless of the number
of attempts

100% 100% 100% 100%