Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Feb 29, 2020

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: Nov 2018

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91%

of maintaining goals completed

Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 140 354
Current 58 819
Transitioning 512 903
Workforce category not identified 0
Goals Actual
Improved Certificates 94 119

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting 134
New and reaffirming employers support goal 96
New and reaffirming employers support actual 30

Oktibbeha County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 207 61 90 39 17
College 147 20 73 47 7
Current Private 451 66 241 121 23
Public 368 69 231 56 12
Transitioning Adult Education 11 5 4 + 0
Unemployed 883 214 510 135 24
Recent Veteran 9 0 4 5 0
Workforce category not identified 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 2076 435 1153 405 83

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.

Employers in Oktibbeha County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Mike Rozier Construction Co. Inc.
  • Gum Tree Mortgage *
  • ECON Construction Inc *
  • C Spire
  • C Spire *
  • Vanco Construction and Development LLC *
  • Mississippi State University *
  • Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi *
  • Bell Building Supply Inc. *
  • Starkville Ford-Lincoln Inc *
  • Upstairs at Tyler *
  • City Bagel Cafe *
  • Bin 612 *
  • The Guest Room *
  • Restaurant Tyler *
  • Vibe LLC *
  • NorthEast Exterminating LLC *
  • R Tabb & Co *
  • The Winfield Law Firm P.A. *
  • The Veranda *
  • Town of Sturgis *
  • Ford Vision Clinic *
  • SGK Landscapes *
  • Book Mart & Cafe *
  • Starkville Properties *

* Pending re-affirmation

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  • APAC-Mississippi/Memphis Inc.
  • Trustmark National Bank
  • Adventure ATV
  • Valmet Inc.
  • Waters Truck and Tractor Co.
    Inc.
  • Tellos LLC
  • Columbus Recycling
  • Tom Soya Grain Co Inc
  • Polo Custom Products
  • BankFirst Financial Services
  • Baptist Memorial
    Hospital-Golden Triangle
  • Calvert-Spradling Engineers
  • Galloway Chandler McKinney
    Insurance Agency
  • Golden Triangle Planning and
    Development District
  • The Citizens Bank
  • Taylor Machine Works Inc.
  • Coldwell Banker S.R.E.
    Realtors
  • Copeland & Johns Inc.
  • Clark Beverage Group
  • Steel Dynamics Inc.
  • CENTURY 21 Doris Hardy &
    Associates LLC
  • Mississippi Department of
    Human Services
  • REMAX Partners
  • Sullivan's Business & Office
    Supply
  • Qualifed STaffing
  • Cadence Bank
  • Mississippi State University
  • Rick's Furniture
  • BancorpSouth Bank
  • Farmer Commercial Properties
  • Edward Jones - Financial
    Advisor Greg Bowen
  • WCBI
  • Style Revel
  • Modern Woodmen of America
  • OCH Regional Medical Center
  • Vowell's Market Place
  • Frank Chiles State Farm
    Insurance Agency
  • Harveys
  • Ruby Tuesday
  • Rackley OilInc.
  • East Mississippi Community
    College
  • T E Lott & Company
  • Watkins Ward and Stafford PLLC
  • APAC-Mississippi Inc.
  • Mississippi State University
    Career Center
  • Neel-Schaffer Inc.
  • Royal Trucking Company
  • 4-County Electric Power
    Association
  • MSU Golf Course
  • Craig-Rogers Investments LLC
    dba Firehouse Subs
  • Brown & Langston PLLC
  • Trustmark National Bank
  • PryorMorrow PC
  • No Sky Solutions
  • Starkville Physical Therapy
  • Blufish
  • Community Counseling Services
  • Craddock Construction Co. Inc.
  • Starkville Ford-Lincoln Inc
  • United Way of North Central MS
    Inc.
  • Broadcast Media Group
  • Tom Smith Land and Homes
  • Castle Properties Inc
  • J 3 Ranch
  • S. I. Properties LLC
  • Town and Gown Magazine
  • Golden Triangle Development
    LINK
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    Maintaining Goals

    Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
    Emerging 140 354
    Current 58 819
    Transitioning 512 903
    Workforce category not identified 0
    Goals Actual
    Improved Certificates 94 119

    Employer Supporting Goals

    Employers supporting 134
    New and reaffirming employers support goal 96
    New and reaffirming employers support actual 30

    Oktibbeha County

    Service Delivery for ACT WorkKeys NCRC


    Golden Triangle Development LINK
    mwhitaker@gtrlink.org
    6623288369

    Participating High Schools

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    If you are an employer and want more information on how to access services, please contact:

    Golden Triangle Development LINK
    6623288369

    Improved ACT NCRC


    To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
    Not Earned 20 10 0 0
    Bronze 80 2 0
    Silver 6 0
    Gold 1

    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 February 29, 2020 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through February 29, 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.


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