Introduction and BOC Pass Rate

Athletic trainer working with a student baseball player

We appreciate your interest in the Athletic Training Program at George Fox University. We have three BOC-certified athletic trainers on staff working as classroom and clinical instructors.

The Commission on the Accreditation of Athletic Training Education Programs (CAATE) accredits our athletic training program.

The Athletic Training program prepares the graduate for a career as an athletic trainer. Upon completion of the program, all athletic training graduates must take and successfully pass the Board of Certification Examination to become a BOC-certified athletic trainer.

Our graduates are found in a variety of work environments, which include elementary and secondary schools, colleges, health clubs, corporate fitness settings, and rehabilitation clinics. In addition, some of our graduates have elected to obtain advanced degrees in several disciplines related to exercise science and athletic training.

2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 3 YR aggregate
Number of students graduating from program 8 7 6 8 8 7 13 28
Number of students graduating from program who took examination 8 7 5 6 8 7 12 27
Number of students who passed the examination on the first attempt 8 6 3 4 6 5 12 23
Percentage of students who passed the examination on the first attempt 100 86 60 67 75 71 100 85
Number of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts 8 7 5 5 7 6 12 25
Percentage of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts 100 100 100 83 88 86 100 93
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 George Fox University is currently accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE), 6850 Austin Center Blvd., Suite 100, Austin, TX 78731-3101. The program has chosen to Voluntarily Withdraw its CAATE Accreditation effective July 31, 2022. A teach-out plan has been established for the current cohorts. No future cohorts will be admitted.