Isothermal Community College

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Student Achievement

The Performance Measures for Student Success Report is the North Carolina Community College System's (NCCCS) major accountability document. This annual performance report is based on data compiled from the previous year and serves to inform colleges and the public on the performance of all North Carolina community colleges. Isothermal Community College is committed to using this system to continuously monitor, evaluate, and improve the quality of programs offered in Rutherford and Polk counties.

The 2015 Performance Measures for Student Success reports that the College was above the average college percentage in four of the eight performance measures as shown on the following chart.

NCCCS Performance Measure
State Average
Isothermal
Above State Average
Basic Skills Student Progress 45.1% 45.1% No
GED Diploma Passing Rate 79.4% 80.6% Yes
Developmental Student Success Rate in College-Level English Courses 62.4% 78.5% Yes
Developmental Student Success Rate in College-Level Math Courses 63.6% 60.3% No

First Year Progression

67.1% 70.7% Yes
Curriculum Student Completion 43.4% 43.6% Yes

Licensure and Certification Passing Rate

83.2% 86.9% Yes
College Transfer Performance 87.7% 90.2% Yes