Program outcomes

Accreditation status

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SUNY Cortland’s Master of Science in Athletic Training is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE), located at 6850 Austin Center Blvd., Suite 100, Austin, TX 78731-3184. The program will have its next comprehensive review during the 2027-2028 academic year.

Student learning outcomes

  1. Implement systematic, evidence-based examinations and assessments to formulate a clinical diagnosis and determine patient’s plan of care.
  2. Integrate evidence-based practice to deliver current practices to promote optimal patient care.
  3. Develop a value system based on the standards of expected care in accordance with the athletic training professional and ethical standards.
  4. Demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills.
  5. Demonstrate professional growth and actively participate in the athletic training profession.

BOC exam pass rate for undergraduate program

 2016-17 

 2017-18 

 2018-19 

 

2019-20

 Three-year aggregate 

Number of students graduating from program

 17

 18

  13

17

 48

Number of students graduating from program who took examination

 17

 17

 13

16

 46

Number of students who passed the examination on the first attempt

 14

 13

 9

13

 35 

Percentage of students who passed the examination on the first attempt

 82%

 76%

 69%

81%

 76% 

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

 16

 17

 12

15

 45

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

 94%

 100%

 92%

94%

 98%

Retention rate for undergraduate program

 

 Spring 2017 

 Spring 2018 

 Spring 2019 

 Spring 2020 

 Most recent three-year aggregate 

Students admitted to program

 

15

18

17

11

50

Students returning the first fall

15

18

17

11

50

Percent of students returning first fall

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

Number of students returning second fall

13

17

-

-

30

Percentage of students returning second fall 

87%

94%

-

-

90.5%

Graduation rate for undergraduate program

 

 2016-17 

 2017-18 

 2018-19 

 2019-20 

 Most recent three-year aggregate 

Number of students admitted to program 

18

18

15

17

52

Number of students who graduated

17

18

13

17

48

Percentage of students who graduated

94%

100%

87%

100%

94%

Employment rate for undergraduate program

 

 2016-17 

 2017-18 

 2018-19  

 2019-20 

 Three-year aggregate 

 

 # 

 %

 #

 %

 #

 %

 # 

 % 

 #

 %

Students graduated from program 

  17 

  100% 

  18 

 100% 

  13 

  100% 

 17 

 100% 

 48

 94%

Employed as an athletic trainer

 4

 24%

 10

 56%

 11

 79%

6

35%

 31

 65%

Employed as other

 0

 0%

 5

 28%

 2

 14%

0

0

 5

 10%

Not employed

 0

 0%

 0

 0%

 1

 7%

5

29%

 6

 12%

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Contact us

Alyson Dearie, Ed.D., ATC
Assistant Professor
Program Director
Park Center, Room 2308
607-753-4944
alyson.dearie@cortland.edu