Cherokee County

Cherokee County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to May 31, 2022

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: Feb 2016

Maintained 1: Feb 2018

Maintained 2: Jun 2020

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40%

of maintaining goals completed

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Cherokee County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
NCRC
Plus
Emerging High School 915 260 396 190 69 0
College 50 10 29 11 0 7
Current Private 131 15 70 40 6 9
Public 56 11 29 14 + +
Transitioning Adult Education 5 + + + 0 0
Unemployed 261 59 147 51 + 10
Recent Veteran + 0 0 + 0 0
Workforce category not identified 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 1419 356 674 308 81 29

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 Cherokee County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Columbus Telephone Company
  • Mr.
  • Columbus News Report
  • Cherokee County Economic Development
    Corporation
  • Columbus USD 493
  • Jay Hatfield Chevrolet Buick Inc.
  • The Empire District Electric Company
  • Cherokee County
  • ATEC Steel LLC
  • Diversified Sports Technologies LLC
  • Crossland Construction
  • Farmers Cooperative Association
  • DeAnn Auman Hill CPA
  • KissTECH LLC.
  • Medicalodges Columbus
  • Coffeyville Community College - Columbus
    Technical Campus
  • Bagcraft Packaging
  • Williams Diversified Materials Inc.
  • Baxter Springs USD 508
  • Sleepygirl's Furniture & More
  • King Louie America Llc
  • Williams Machine & Tool Company
  • Cowtown Liquor
  • Decade of Wheels
  • CBW Bank

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