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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

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

2012 Candidates

2012 Pass Rate

ACSM Certified Personal Trainer428569%
ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist230759%
ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist55844%
ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist19941%


ACSM Credential

Currently Certified*

ACSM Certified Personal Trainer13,999
ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist10,509
ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist2.999
ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist956

*as of June 23, 2015

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