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Maryland

ACT WorkKeys NCRC Earned

Total: 2,218

Platinum:

317

Gold:

561

Silver:

859

Bronze:

481

Job Profiles Completed 37

Employers Supporting 121

Engaged April 2019

ACT WorkKeys NCRC Data:
01-01-2006 - 01-31-2024

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communities participating

16%
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24047 Worcester 0.43 0.57 us-md-047 WO 24039 Somerset 0.68 0.48 us-md-039 SO 24037 St. Mary's 0.37 0.32 us-md-037 SM 24019 Dorchester 0.60 0.38 us-md-019 DO 24027 Howard 0.55 0.48 us-md-027 HO 24021 Frederick 0.50 0.47 us-md-021 FR 24031 Montgomery 0.54 0.54 us-md-031 MO 24023 Garrett 0.32 0.23 us-md-023 GA 24003 Anne Arundel 0.43 0.28 us-md-003 AA 24033 Prince George's 0.59 0.47 us-md-033 PG 24017 Charles 0.49 0.31 us-md-017 CH 24510 Baltimore 0.50 0.29 us-md-510 BA 24005 Baltimore 0.32 0.47 us-md-005 BA 24001 Allegany 0.62 0.32 us-md-001 AL 24043 Washington 0.67 0.25 us-md-043 WA 24035 Queen Anne's 0.62 0.43 us-md-035 QA 24041 Talbot 0.64 0.36 us-md-041 TA 24011 Caroline 0.58 0.57 us-md-011 CA 24045 Wicomico 0.52 0.60 us-md-045 WI 24013 Carroll 0.61 0.49 us-md-013 CA 24015 Cecil 0.56 0.24 us-md-015 CE 24029 Kent 0.32 0.35 us-md-029 KE 24009 Calvert 0.39 0.42 us-md-009 CA 24025 Harford 0.50 0.39 us-md-025 HA

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Number Of Monthly ACT WorkKeys NCRC Earned

Aug '23 Sep '23 Oct '23 Nov '23 Dec '23 Jan '24 Aug '23 Sep '23 Oct '23 Nov '23 Dec '23 Jan '24 589 121 121 121 121 121 121

Bronze

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2 19 3 -1 3 2

Silver

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7 8 3 3 4 2

Gold

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3 5 3 1 3 8

Platinum

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3 4 3 1 7 8

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About Maryland Work Ready Communities

ACT Work Ready Communities (WRC) empowers communities and states with process, data and tools deployed in a common workforce development framework to drive economic growth by certifying communities as "work ready" when established goals are attained.

Think of it as a docking station where all participants plug into the common community-level ACT Work Ready Community criteria as part of establishing community goals.

The common criteria are based upon the ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate (ACT WorkKeys NCRC) and business engagement to create a community-based workforce development process that links, aligns and matches the community's workforce development efforts to the needs of business and industry. The goal is for all participating communities to achieve certified work ready status.

ACT is leading this national effort with a two-session Boot Camp within a 3-month window to help participants share best practices, customize the national implementation framework or their own needs and build career pathways aligned to growth industries.

More on how to engage

121 Maryland employers recognize the ACT WorkKeys NCRC in support of Maryland communities’ goals

  • Sydney's Suds
  • Middletown Valley Bank
  • PLAMONDON HOSPITALITY PARTNERS
  • Roy Rogers Restaurants/Plamondon
    Enterprises Inc.
  • CNB Bank Inc
  • BEACON House Inc.
  • Literacy Council of Washington County
  • Purdue University Global
  • Hagerstown YMCA
  • RBC Wealth Management
View All 121 Maryland businesses supporting ACT WorkKeys NCRC

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