Washington County

Washington County is a participating Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in earning their certified status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Feb 28, 2019

Goals updated only for participating counties

83%

of goals attained

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 251 271
Current 31 422
Transitioning 228 153
Workforce category not identified +
Goals Actual
Employers Supporting 74 53

Washington County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 182 23 58 56 45
College 89 + 18 51 +
Current Private 328 16 71 181 60
Public 94 10 29 40 15
Transitioning Adult Education + + + + 0
Unemployed 150 17 59 53 21
Recent Veteran 0 0 0 0 0
Workforce category not identified + + + + 0
Totals 848 69 238 383 158

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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Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 251 271
Current 31 422
Transitioning 228 153
Workforce category not identified +
Goals Actual
Employers
Supporting
74 53

Improved ACT NCRC


To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Not Earned 0 0 0 0
Bronze 3 3 0
Silver 31 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 28, 2019 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through February 28, 2019 , 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.