Smith County

Congratulations to Smith County, Mississippi on Becoming Certified September 2020
Smith County is a certified Work Ready Community.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Aug 31, 2020

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: Sep 2020

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100%

of goals attained

chart showing percentage of maintaining goals completed for the county
This county became certified September 2020.
Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging green check mark 72 94
Current green check mark 108 162
Transitioning green check mark 117 125
Workforce category not identified +
Goals Actual
Employers Supporting 10 10

Smith County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 11 5 5 + 0
College 83 15 34 27 7
Current Private 112 25 48 36 +
Public 50 17 27 5 +
Transitioning Adult Education 7 + + 0 +
Unemployed 117 39 53 22 +
Recent Veteran + + 0 0 0
Workforce category not identified + + + 0 0
Totals 383 106 171 91 15

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 Smith County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

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 August 31, 2020 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through August 31, 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.

WorkKeys® assessments are used across the nation, and many states have built their own Career Readiness Certificates based upon WorkKeys assessment results. You will find an asterisk denoting those states. This website will continue to evolve as the first two rounds of participating states give us feedback on what they would like to see -- and based on your feedback, as well.

Please contact us if you have comments, questions or would like to receive more information.