Institution-Set Standards

West Hills College Coalinga has determined the following standards by which to assess the institution. Institution set standards are levels identified by WHCC to be acceptable. Institution-Set Standards are reviewed and assessed on a three year cycle on a three-year cycle.

Institution Set Standards Cycle Diagram

  Institution-Set Standard (Minimum Acceptable Performance) Stretch Goal Actual Rate 2016-17 Actual Rate 2017-18**
Course Success Rate 63% 75% 67.8% 71.1%
Degrees Awarded 240 students per year 300 students per year 293 students 287 students
Certificates Awarded 175 students per year 220 students per year 207 students 254 students
Transfers to Four-Year Institutions 195 transfers per year 300 transfers per year 299 transfers 238 transfers

Licensure Pass Rates

Institution-Set Standard (Minimum Acceptable Performance) Stretch Goal Actual Rate (2016) Actual Rate (2017)**

Psychiatric Technician

80%

90%

72%

55%

Job Placement Rates

Institution-Set Standard (Minimum Acceptable Performance) Stretch Goal 2014-15 2015-16**
Administration of Justice 60% 75% * 71%
Business Administration 60% 75% * *
Child Development 60% 80% 68% 77%
Psychiatric Technician 83% 90% 91% 94%
Welding 60% 75% * *

Additional details on job placement rates, including data sources and methodology can be viewed on the WHCCD Job Placement Data page

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** Most recent available data as of August 2018

Note:  Data source used for Job Placement rates has changed from previous years.  Currently using CTE Launchboard data, while past data were based on Perkins Core Indicators.