Desha County

Desha County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Dec 31, 2021

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: May 2019

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100%

of maintaining goals completed

chart showing 100% of maintaining goals completed for the county

Desha County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 197 66 99 29 +
College 29 8 18 + 0
Current Private 41 18 15 6 +
Public 65 29 28 7 +
Transitioning Adult Education 5 + + 0 0
Unemployed 135 64 57 13 +
Recent Veteran + 0 + 0 0
Workforce category not identified 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 473 187 221 58 7

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same ACT WorkKeys NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents ACT WorkKeys NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All ACT WorkKeys NCRC data is updated monthly.

+ Value less than 4

Employers in Desha County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Arkansas Economic Development Commission
  • Southeast Arkansas Economic Development
    District
  • Delta Current
  • eDelta.net
  • Dumas High School
  • Dumas Junior High School
  • Reed Elementary School
  • Central Elementary School
  • McGehee Men's Club
  • McGehee Chamber of Commerce
  • McGehee Bank
  • Dumas Motor Company Inc.
  • Sharp Building Materials Company
  • Lucky Chevrolet-GMC
  • City of McGehee
  • Milner Owyoung Insurance Group
  • USA Promotions Inc
  • City of Mitchellville
  • McGehee Elementary School
  • UAM College of Technology-McGehee
  • Dumas Public School District
  • McGehee School District
  • UAM Adult Education-McGehee
  • Arkansas Workforce Center at Dumas
  • Bank of Star City

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