Tunica County

Tunica County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Apr 30, 2020

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: Feb 2020

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91%

of maintaining goals completed

Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 62 67
Current 24 149
Transitioning 179 270
Workforce category not identified 0
Goals Actual
Improved Certificates 41 24

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting
New and reaffirming employers support goal 11
New and reaffirming employers support actual 2

Tunica County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 49 26 19 4 0
College 18 5 9 4 0
Current Private 68 19 43 6 0
Public 81 29 46 6 0
Transitioning Adult Education 10 6 4 0 0
Unemployed 259 108 136 15 0
Recent Veteran + 0 + 0 0
Workforce category not identified 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 486 193 258 35 0

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 Tunica County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Tunica County Chamber and Economic
    Development Foundation *
  • Northwest Mississipi Community College
  • Mike Rozier Construction Co. Inc. *
  • Mississippi Manufacturers Association *
  • Cooperative Energy *
  • Mississippi Department of Human Services *
  • Planters Bank *
  • Caesar's Entertainment *
  • Tunica Convention & Visitors Bureau *
  • Schulz Xtruded Products LP *
  • Feuer Powertrain North America Inc. *
  • Fitzgeralds Casino & Hotel *
  • Hollywood Casino Tunica *

* Pending re-affirmation

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Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 62 67
Current 24 149
Transitioning 179 270
Workforce category not identified 0
Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Improved Certificates 41 24

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting 13
New and reaffirming employers support goal 11
New and reaffirming employers support actual 0

Tunica County

Service Delivery for ACT WorkKeys NCRC


Tunica County Chamber and Economic Development Foundation
cfinkley@tunicachamber.com

(662) 363-2865

Participating High Schools

Rosa Fort High School


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

Tunica County Chamber and Economic Development Foundation
(662) 363-2865

Improved ACT NCRC

To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Not Earned 14 1 0 0
Bronze 8 0 0
Silver 1 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® 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 April 30, 2020 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through April 30, 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.