Student Achievement Disclosure Information

Student achievement goals:

    1. On the Community College Survey of Student Engagement (CCSSE), students will indicate a level of engagement with the college that meets or exceeds the CCSSE benchmark scores.

      CCSSE Benchmark Benchmark
      Score
      College Scores
      2017 2015 2013
      Active and Collaborative Learning 50 47.4 47.7 44.1
      Student Effort 50 47.7 52.1 49.2
      Academic Challenge 50 48.8 52.5 47.7
      Student-Faculty Interaction 50 48.6 51.2 49.0
      Support for Learners 50 47.9 54.3 48.5

 

  1. The number of credentials (certificates, diplomas, associates degrees) awarded by HCC will meet or exceed that year's target as established by KCTCS. (Note: targets established in 2012)

      Credentials Awarded by the College KCTCS Target
    Academic Year Certificates Diplomas Associate Degrees Total Credentials Awarded Associate Degrees Total
    Credentials
    Awarded
    2016-2017 592 48 537 1177    
    2015-2016 716 32 524 1272 546 1274
    2014-2015 822 40 536 1398 524  1234 
    2013-2014 833 44 523 1400 503  1193 
  2. Student retention, graduation, and transfer-out rates will meet or exceed the median of HCC's Comparison group. This measure reflects data reported by HCC to the National Center for Education Statistics through the Integrated Postsecondary Education Statistics Database (IPEDS) and the IPEDS-selected comparison group as reported in HCC's IPEDS Data Feedback Report.

      HCC IPEDS Comparison Group HCC IPEDS Comparison Group
    2012 Cohort 2012 Cohort 2007 Cohort 2007 Cohort
    Graduation rate (all)* 22% 24% 19% 23%
    Graduation rate at 100% normal time 21% 21% 17% 13%
    Graduation rate at 200% normal time 29% 25% 23% 23%
    Transfer-out rate* 7% 18% 19% 16%
    Retention rate (fall to fall) 2014 2013
    Full-time retention 57% 58% 52% 58%
    Part-time retention 29% 38% 36% 40%
    *Student Right-to-Know data
  3. Other Measures:
    Percent of first-time takers passing licensure and certification examinations*.

    Academic Year HCC First-Time Pass Percentage
    2014-2013 77%
    2013-2014 77%
    2013-2012 90%
    *As compiled by KCTCS. Licensure exams included in the calculation are NCLEX-ADN, NCLEX-PN, Nurse Assistant/Aide, and HVAC Journeyman.