Houston County

Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Jul 31, 2020

Goals updated only for participating counties

0%

of goals attained

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Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 1003
Current 1196
Transitioning 742
Workforce category not identified 0
Goals Actual
Employers Supporting 0

Houston County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 149 40 86 22 +
College 854 110 398 294 52
Current Private 674 105 336 190 43
Public 522 98 311 103 10
Transitioning Adult Education 13 5 7 + 0
Unemployed 724 152 420 136 16
Recent Veteran 5 + + + 0
Workforce category not identified 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 2941 511 1560 748 122

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.

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Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging N/A 1003
Current N/A 1196
Transitioning N/A 742
Workforce category not identified 0
Workforce Goals Actual
Employers
Supporting
0

Improved ACT NCRC

To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Not Earned 10 4 2 0
Bronze 11 3 0
Silver 9 0
Gold 0

About ACT

Founded in 1959, ACT is a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Iowa City, Iowa, and dedicated to helping people achieve education and workplace success. ACT provides a broad array of assessment, research, information and program management solutions in the areas of education and workforce development.

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This website reports the ACT® WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates earned at the county and state level and the progress being made by those participating states and counties in the ACT Work Ready Community initiative. This site only represents data stored in the ACT RegiSTAR™ system, a web-based reporting and management tool for ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates.

State and national ACT WorkKeys NCRC data runs from January 2006 through July 31, 2020 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through July 31, 2020 , while national job profile data reaches back to 1993. Again, please note that county-level ACT WorkKeys NCRC data collection began in January 2012 for WorkKeys Internet Version, and in July 2012 for pencil and paper assessments. State and national certificate totals include historical data prior to 2012.

WorkKeys® assessments are used across the nation, and many states have built their own Career Readiness Certificates based upon WorkKeys assessment results. You will find an asterisk denoting those states. This website will continue to evolve as the first two rounds of participating states give us feedback on what they would like to see -- and based on your feedback, as well.

Please contact us if you have comments, questions or would like to receive more information.