Student Achievement Data

As required by membership in the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC), the College annually publishes Student Achievement Data.

Southern Crescent Technical College (SCTC) measures student achievement through multiple performance measures. The Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG identifies key performance indicators for each of its 22 technical colleges to evaluate and publish annually. These key performance indicators show evidence of student success as defined by full-time equivalent enrollment, retention, graduation rates (Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System definition), and placement rate (in field).

Full-time Equivalent

Year Target Performance
Goal
Actual Percent of the
Target
2016 4,235 3,266 77.1%
2017 3,348 3,143 93.8%
2018 3,223 3,345 103.8%

Retention

Year Target Performance
Goal
Actual Percent Change
From Prior Year
2016 67.0% 64.8% 6.7%
2017 65.4% 67.0% 3.4%
2018 68.0% 68.7% 2.5%

Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System Graduation Rate (150% time)

Cohort Year Prior Year Comparison
Group / College Target
Southern Crescent
Technical College
Percent Change
From Prior Year
2011 18.0% 15.0% -48.3%
2012 20.0% 15.0% 0.0%
2013 20.0% 23.0% 53.3%

Placement Rate (in-field)

Year Target Actual Percent Change
From Prior Year
2016 85.6% 81.3% 2.0%
2017 83.9% 82.9% 1.9%
2018 84.1% 83.9% 1.2%