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
Graduating Classes 2012, 2013 and 2014

2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014

3-year
aggregate

Number of students
graduating from the program

11 8 19 38
Number of students
graduating from program
who took examination

11 8 19 38

Number of students
who passed the examination
on the first attempt

8 7 17 32
Percentage of students
who passed the examination
on the first attempt

72.73% 87.50% 89.47% 84.21%

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

9 8 19 35

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

81.82% 100% 100% 92.10%