Ouachita Parish

Ouachita Parish is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Apr 30, 2022

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: May 2019

Maintained 1: Jan 2022

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80%

of maintaining goals completed

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Ouachita Parish

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
NCRC
Plus
Emerging High School 5794 1721 3077 791 205 0
College 336 57 194 66 19 0
Current Private 214 49 98 41 26 +
Public 256 89 132 30 5 0
Transitioning Adult Education 46 17 28 + 0 0
Unemployed 1463 518 761 153 31 0
Recent Veteran 7 + + + + 0
Workforce category not identified 5 + + 0 0 0
Totals 8121 2456 4294 1084 287 +

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

 
 
 

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Supporting Colleges and Universities

These institutions in Ouachita Parish grant college credit to enrolled students who have earned the ACT® WorkKeys® National Career Readiness Certificate® (NCRC®). Learn More