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Your all-inclusive resource on everything NBCOT.

Program Director Portal

Access program data, purchase Aspire study tools and the OTKE, and more.


Educator Resources

Learn more about the foundations of the certification exam.

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Exam Preparation

NBCOT study tools help your students prepare for the certification exam.

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A cohort-based 100-item test designed exclusively for OT program directors to assist with analyzing students’ performance related to the validated domain and task statements for entry-level practice.

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School Performance

Program performance data on the NBCOT certification examination by state and program level.

Note:The program’s passing percent data is calculated on the number of New Graduates who passed the NBCOT exam regardless of the number of attempts during the testing year to meet ACOTE’s reporting standard. For questions about the reporting standard, please contact ACOTE.

Scoring Schedule

Exam scores are scheduled to be released on the dates indicated on the calendar. Score release dates are subject to change without notice. NBCOT aims to make exam results available on the scheduled score release date; however, there may be unforeseen circumstances when this is not possible.  In these circumstances, scores are posted as soon as possible. 

If you want your results on a specific scoring date, you MUST take the exam a minimum of three days prior to the desired score release date.

Download a 12-month scoring calendar

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