Student Achievement

Maysville Community and Technical College (MCTC) measures success with respect to student achievement including:

  1. Completion
  2. Licensure Examinations
  3. Persistence
  4. Retention
  5. Student Placement

MCTC evaluates performance measures linked to the 2010-2016 Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) and MCTC Strategic Plans to document MCTCs progress toward accomplishing its mission, goals, and strategic plan. Targets for completion, licensure examinations and persistence are established by the KCTCS Presidents Leadership Team. Targets for student placement, a Perkins IV accountability goal, are established by the Kentucky Office of Career and Technical Education and targets for retention are established by the MCTC College Leadership Team. Using the most current data available, targets and actual outcomes for each measure are documented below for MCTC student achievement. You can also download the Student Achievement Information for your convenience.

Click on a title below to view detailed information about each measure of success.

 

Chart1. Total Credentials Awarded

Total Credentials Awarded

Definition: Annual count of total credentials (associate degrees, certificates and diplomas) awarded and the annual count of associate degrees awarded
MCTC Target: Meet or Exceed Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) Target for Total Credentials Awarded

 

Chart1. Total Associate Degrees Awarded

Total Associate Degrees Awarded

Note: New Performance Measure beginning with 2012-2013 academic year
Definition: Annual count of total credentials (associate degrees, certificates and diplomas) awarded and the annual count of associate degrees awarded
MCTC Target: Meet or Exceed KCTCS Target for Total Associate Degrees Awarded

 

Chart2. Licensure Examinations

Licensure Examinations

Note: Licensure exams include Apprentice Cosmetologist, HVAC Journeyman exam, Respiratory Care entry-level CRT, NCLEX-ADN, NCLEX-PN, EMT, and Nurse Assistant/Aide
Definition: Annual percent of first-time takers passing licensure and certification exams required by the profession for entry-level positions as reported by state and national examining boards or college licensure exam administrators/program coordinators
MCTC Target: Meet or Exceed KCTCS Target

Chart3. Persistence

Persistence

Definition: Percent of fall/summer first-time credential-seeking students who have earned a credential, transferred to a four-year institution, or are still enrolled at the end of three years
MCTC Target: Meet or Exceed KCTCS Projection

Chart4. Retention

Rentention

Definition: Fall to Fall Retention Rate without Graduates as reported in the KCTCS Decision Support System
MCTC Target: Meet or Exceed National Average of 53%

Chart5. Student Placement

Student Placement

Definition: Preparatory students who completed the program and graduated or completed the program and was eligible for graduation in the preceding reporting year as reported in the Technical Education Data System (TEDS).
MCTC Target: Meet or Exceed State Performance Goal