Washington, Maryland

Washington County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.

Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Jun 30, 2024

Goals updated only for participating counties

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

Status History:

Certified: Jul 2023

1 out of 5
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Progress Towards Goals

Washington is actively engaged in maintaining their status as a Work Ready Community. To do so, they must earn 5 points that prove their ongoing commitment to developing a thriving economy for employers and employees.

Traditional goals 1 Points

Maximum of 4 points possible

Current Goal - 1 points

Optional goals 0 Points

Maximum of 3 points possible

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
NCRC
Plus
Emerging High School 100 11 29 27 33 0
College 127 15 19 50 43 0
Current Private 162 27 44 57 34 +
Public 108 27 37 31 13 0
Transitioning Adult Education 62 32 14 9 7 0
Unemployed 358 91 129 88 50 0
Recent Veteran 6 0 + + + 0
Workforce category not identified 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 920 203 273 263 181 +
Workforce Total
NCRC
Emerging High School 100 11 29 27 33 0
College 127 15 19 50 43 0
Current Private 162 27 44 57 34 +
Public 108 27 37 31 13 0
Transitioning Adult Education 62 32 14 9 7 0
Unemployed 358 91 129 88 50 0
Recent Veteran 6 0 + + + 0
Workforce category not identified 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 920 203 273 263 181 +

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

ACT WorkKeys NCRCs Earned

Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Jun 30, 2024

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 370 227
Current
88 272
Transitioning 560 423
Workforce category not identified 0 0
Workforce Goals Actual
Employers Supporting 43 0

Improved ACT NCRC

To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Not Earned 10 0 0 0
Bronze 8 2 1
Silver 10 0
Gold 0
 
 
 

Employers in Washington County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • High Rock Studios Hagerstown MD United
    States
  • Capital Women’s Care
  • MS Johnston Co
  • Roy Rogers Restaurants/Plamondon
    Enterprises Inc.
  • Beachley Furniture Company
  • gold star icon Visit Hagerstown
  • City Of Hagerstown
  • Antietam Broadband
  • Leadership Development Resources
  • Keller Stonebraker Insurance Inc.
  • Dynamark Monitoring Inc.
  • gold star icon Kane Wilburn & Stone P.A.
  • Roger Fairbourn Real Estate
  • RBC Wealth Management
  • Washington County Public Schools
  • United Bank
  • The Columbia Bank
  • Hub Labels Inc
  • International Corporate Training &
    Marketing LLC
  • BJs Embroidery
  • Housing Authority of the City of
    Hagerstown
  • Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home
  • Toothman Orthodontics
  • ABC Cumberland Valley Manpower Education
    Resource Improvement and Training
  • Bowman Group

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