Accreditation

‌The Athletic Training program at Sacred Heart University is a CAATE accredited program. The Commission for Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) granted accreditation status in October 2001, which is now known as the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education.

Board of Certification Examination Passing Rate by Graduation Academic Year

Academic Year

Students graduating from the program

Graduates who took the BOC exam

Graduates who passed the exam on the 1st attempt

Percentage of graduates who passed the exam on the 1st attempt

Graduates who passed the exam regardless of the number of attempts

Percentage of graduates who passed the exam regardless of the number of attempts

2017-2018

16

15

14

93%

14

93%

2016-2017

15

15

15

100%

15

100%

2015-2016

14

14

14

100%

14

100%

2014-2015

15

15

15

100%

15

100%

2013-2014

16

16

16

100%

16

100%

2012-2013

13

13

13

100%

13

100%

 Sacred Heart University's Three-Year (2015-2018) Aggregate First Time Passing Rate is 98%

Student Graduation Rate

 Class of 2016Class of 2017Class of 2018Three-Year Aggregate
Number of Students Starting in Program 23 26 36 85
Number of Students Graduating from Program 14 15 16 45
Student Graduation Rate 61 56 45 53

Student Employment Rate

 Class of 2016 (14)Class of 2017 (15)Class of 2018 (16)Three-Year Aggregate
Students Employment Rate as Athletic Trainers 7 9 13 29
Students Employment Rate as Athletic Trainers (%) 50 60 80 65 
Students Employment Rate in Areas Other than Athletic Trainers 0 0 2 2
Students Employment Rate as Athletic Trainers (%) 0 0 13
Students not employed 7 6 1 14
Students not employed (%) 50 40 8 31