WCC Performance of 2020 Critical Success Factors

The State Board of Community Colleges and the North Carolina General Assembly have established seven performance measures and standards for North Carolina Community Colleges. Performance data from the 2020 Critical Success Factors report are located in the table below.

Measure  2019 CSF Report 2020 CSF  2019-2020 WCC Change
Baseline/ Goal* WCC Performance Average NCCCS College Performance Baseline/ Goal* WCC Performance Average NCCCS College Performance
A Basic Skills Progress 1 52.5% 41.8% 1 53.9% 45.1% 8.8%
B Credit English Success 2 64.5% 61.0% 2 64.6%  60.6% 4.0%
C Credit Math Success 1 53.7% 41.5% 1 62.2%  42.7% 19.5%
D First Year Progression 3 67.0% 68.2% 1 72.3% 70.3% 2.0%
E Curriculum
Completion Rate
2 49.4% 49.3% 1 53.8%  53.4% 0.4%
F Licensure Pass Rate / Licensure Pass Rate Index 3 0.93 0.98 2 1.00  0.98 0.02%
G Transfer Performance 3 83.1% 85.2% 2 86.7%  85.4% 1.3%

* Key for Performance Indicators:

  1. Met or Exceeded Goal – 4 Standards met criteria
  2. Above Mean, Below Goal – 2 Standards met criteria
  3. Above Baseline, Below Mean – 0 Standards met criteria
  4. Below Baseline – 0 Standards met criteria

Note: Data are based on 2018-2019 academic year or the most current data available as of May 2020.