West Hills College Lemoore has determined the following standards by which to assess the institution. Institution set standards are levels identified by WHCL to be acceptable.
|Institution-Set Standard (Minimum Acceptable Performance)||Stretch Goal||Actual Rate (2016-17)||Actual Rate (2017-18)|
|Course Success Rate||70%||75%||73%||72%|
|Degrees Awarded||550 degrees per year||700 degrees per year||583 degrees||664 degrees|
|Certificates Awarded||70 certificates per year||150 certificates per year||73 certificates||84 certificates|
|Transfers to Four-Year Institutions||350 transfers per year||500 transfers per year||500 transfers||400 transfers|
|Licensure Pass Rates||Institution-Set Standard (Minimum Acceptable Performance)||Stretch Goal||2016 Pass Rate||2017 Pass Rate|
|AOJ POST – Arrest and Control||85%||96%||98%|
|AOJ POST – Firearms||85%||100%||100%|
|Certified Nurse Assistant||85%||97%|
|Job Placement Rates||Institution-Set Standard (Minimum Acceptable Performance)||Stretch Goal||2014-15||2015-16 **|
|Administration of Justice||60%||77%||70%|
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 October 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.
Course Success Rate: The percentage of students enrolled on the course census date who complete with a grade of A, B, C, or p
Degrees Awarded: The number of associate degrees awarded during the academic year. Students can be counted more than once for earning multiple degrees.
Certificates Awarded: The number of Chancellor’s Office approved Certificates of Achievement awarded during the academic year. Students can be counted more than once for earning multiple certificates.
Transfers: The number of students (unduplicated) transferring to four-year institutions after completing a minimum of 12 units at WHCCD. Transfer year is based on the academic year in which the student first enrolled at the four-year institution.