Program Outcomes Data

The Athletic Training (AT) program at Slippery Rock University has been highly successful in graduating students for over 40 years.

Visit the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education - BOC Pass Rate for the most current BOC pass rates for all accredited athletic training programs. 

SRU Student boc pass rate

2011-
2012
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2013
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2014
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2015
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2016
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2017
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2018
2018-
2019
3 yr aggregate
Number of students graduating from program 23 25 23 25 19 21 23 23 67
Number of students graduating from program who took examination. 23 24 22 25 19 21 23 22 66
Number of students who passed the examination on the first attempt. 22 22 19 22 16 19 18 19 56
Percentage of students who passed the examination on the first attempt. (%) 96 92 86 88 84 90 78 86 85
Number of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts. 23 24 21 24 18 20 21 21 62
Percentage of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts. (%) 100 100 95 96 95 95 91 95 94

SRU Graduation rate

2011-
2012
2012-
2013
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2014
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2015
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2016
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2017
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2018
2018-
2019
3 yr aggregate
Number of Students Graduating from Program. 23 25 23 25 19 21 23 23 67
Student Graduation Rate (%) 100 100 100 100 95 100 100 96 99

sru student employment/graduation placement rate

2011-
2012
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2013
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2014
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2015
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2016
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2017
2017-
2018
2018-
2019
3 yr aggregate
Number of Students Employed as AT 12 17 16 15 14 14 16 16 47
Student Employment Rate as AT (%) 52 68 70 62 70 67 74 70 70
Number of Students Employed as Other 11 7 3 7 3 1 0 1 2
Student Employment Rate as Other (%) 48 28 13 29 15 5 0 4 3
Number of Students Not Employed 0 0 4 2 2 5 4 3 12
Students Not Employed Rate (%) 0 0 17 8 10 24 13 17 18
  • Percentage of students within 6-months of graduation that have obtained positions in the following categories: employed as an athletic trainer (AT), employed as other, and not employed.
  • Employment rate is calculated as: the sum of student with a 'Employed as an AT' or 'Employed as an AT and in a degree or residency program then divided by the total number of students in the cohort (excludes students with a Not Employed, due to military service and deceased).  Students not employed due to enrollment in another program are calculated in the 'Not Employed' category.

Program Retention Rate

2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 3 yr aggregate
Number of students beginning program (Graduating Cohort Number) 35 (Cohort 2017) 27 (Cohort 2018) 27 (Cohort 2019) 89
Number of students returning for subsequent year 2 29 25 25 79
Program retention rate (%) 82.86% 93% 93% 88.76%
Number of students returning for subsequent year 3 21 23 24 68
Program retention rate (%) 72% 92% 96% 86.08%
  • Program retention rate: Measures the percentage of students who have enrolled in the professional program who return to the institution to continue their studies in the program the following academic year.