Scott County

Scott County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Oct 31, 2018

Goals updated only for participating counties

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87%

of maintaining goals completed

Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 299 462
Current 101 219
Transitioning 277 364
Workforce category not identified +
Goals Actual
Improved Certificates 30 20

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting
New and reaffirming employers support goal 71
New and reaffirming employers support actual 13

Scott County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
NCRC
Plus
Emerging High School 430 118 244 52 16 0
College 32 + 19 7 + 0
Current Private 176 + 103 52 + 5
Public 43 9 24 10 0 +
Transitioning Adult Education + + + 0 0 0
Unemployed 361 78 206 73 4 27
Recent Veteran + + + + 0 +
Workforce category not identified + + + 0 0 0
Totals 1046 229 599 195 23 34

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.

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Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 299 462
Current 101 219
Transitioning 277 364
Workforce category not identified +
Goals Actual
Improved Certificates 30 20

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting 61
New and reaffirming employers support goal 71
New and reaffirming employers support actual 13

Scott County

Service Delivery for ACT WorkKeys NCRC


MO Career Center
Lori.Caldwell@ded.mo.gov
573-472-5250

Participating High Schools

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

MO Career Center
573-472-5250

Improved ACT NCRC


To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Not Earned 6 4 0 0
Bronze 8 0 0
Silver 2 0
Gold 0

Legacy NCRC


Bronze 10
Silver 35
Gold 11
Platinum 0
Total NCRC 56

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 October 31, 2018 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through October 31, 2018 , 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.