Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Feb 28, 2017

Goals updated only for participating counties

Union County

69%

of maintaining goals completed

Certified county actively engaged in maintaining status

Union County

ACT National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Not
Earned
NCRC
Plus
Current Private 75 13 49 13 0 - 28
Public 25 5 16 4 0 - 9
Emerging &
Transitioning
High School 462 157 228 76 + - +
College 9 + 8 0 0 - +
Adult Education 118 35 79 4 0 - 17
Unemployed 260 88 144 28 0 - 64
Recent Veteran + + 0 0 0 - +
Workforce category not identified 20 8 11 + 0 - 0
Totals 970 308 535 126 + - 123
NCRC Earned WKIV* 423

NCRC data reflected by demographic group from last test date

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All NCRC data is updated monthly.

+ Value less than 4
* WorkKeys Internet Version

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Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 136 471
Current 32 100
Transitioning 540 379
Totals 708 950
Workforce category not identified 20
Total NCRC 970
Goals Actual
Improved Certificates 53 13

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting 46
New and reaffirming employers support goal 24
New and reaffirming employers support actual 24
Timeline for completing maintaining goals is May 23, 2016 to on or before May 24, 2018

Improved ACT NCRC


To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Not Earned 7 0 0 0
Bronze 5 1 0
Silver 0 0
Gold 0

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® 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 National Career Readiness Certificates.


State and national NCRC data runs from January 2006 through February 28, 2017 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through February 28, 2017 , while national job profile data reaches back to 1993. Again, please note that county-level 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.