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Summary of Certification Statistics

This information is currently provided, and will continue to be made available in the future, as one of the requirements of obtaining and maintaining accreditation by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).

ACSM Credential

2015 Candidates

2015 Pass Rates

ACSM Certified Personal Trainer 522654%
ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist311143%
ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist59233%
ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist20338%

ACSM Credential

2014 Candidates

2014 Pass Rate

ACSM Certified Personal Trainer 515255%
ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist275243%
ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist56938%
ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist19936%

ACSM Credential

2013 Candidates

2013 Pass Rate

ACSM Certified Personal Trainer314161%
ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist172057%
ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist38746%
ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist21143%


ACSM Credential

Currently Certified*

ACSM Certified Personal Trainer15,947
ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist11,319
ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist3,120
ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist1,048

*as of October 25, 2016

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