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
      2013 2011 2009
      Active and Collaborative Learning 50 44.1 44.0 45.3
      Student Effort 50 49.2 50.8 51.5
      Academic Challenge 50 47.7 50.1 49.1
      Student-Faculty Interaction 50 49.0 48.4 46.9
      Support for Learners 50 48.5 49.7 46.9

 

  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
    2013-2014 833 44 523 1400 503 1193
    2012-2013 717 25 525 1267 481 1149
    2011-2012 735 39 531 1305    
    2010-2011 677 52 430 1159    
  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
    2007 Cohort 2007 Cohort 2006 Cohort 2006 Cohort
    Graduation rate (all)* 19% 23% 17% 21%
    Graduation rate at 100% normal time 17% 13% 8% 13%
    Graduation rate at 200% normal time 23% 23% 17% 22%
    Transfer-out rate* 19% 16% 12% 19%
    Retention rate (fall to fall) 2013 2012
    Full-time retention 52% 58% 58% 57%
    Part-time retention 36% 40% 36% 44%
    *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
    2013-2012 90%
    2012-2011 92%
    2010-2011 87%
    *As compiled by KCTCS. Licensure exams included in the calculation are NCLEX-ADN, NCLEX-PN, Nurse Assistant/Aide, and HVAC Journeyman.