Machine Tool & Computer Aided Manufacturing Technology Performance Measures
MACH Program Performance Measures
Internal Key Performance Indicators (SOURCES: Internal data collections, and Post-Graduate Surveys)
Note: MACH is the abbreviation for Machine Tool & Computer Aided Manufacturing; a two-year associate degreed program of study. In Fall ‘12 TSCT expanded the program’s capacity by adding an evening cohort that admits a new freshmen class every other year. Outcomes listed below are based on overall program performance.
Key Performance Indicators
|Class '11||Class '12||Class '13||Class '14||Class '15||Class '16|
|Post Graduate Survey Response Rate||92.9%||90.0%||89.5%||100%||100%||Pending|
|Employed Full Time Within Major||100%||100%||100%||88.2%||100%||Pending|
|Employed Full Time Outside Major||0.0%||0.0%||0.0%||0.0%||0.0%||Pending|
|Rate of Respondents to Salary Inquiry||69.2%||55.6%||88.2%||88.2%||82.4%||Pending|
|Annual Median Starting Salary||$37,222||$33,000||$35,000||$32,500||$37,500||Pending|
|Reported Hourly Rate||$17.90||$15.87||$16.83||$15.63||$18.03||Pending|
|Reported Salary Range (Lowest-Highest)||$19,000-
* Graduation rate is preliminary until final graduate counts are compiled.
- Progression Rate reflects the continuous term-to-term persistence rate for certificate programs and the fall-to-fall retention rate for associate degree programs.
- Graduation Rate reflects the number of freshmen who were officially enrolled in the fall semester and earned a certificate or degree within the expected timeframe.
- Post Graduate Survey an annual on-line post graduate survey utilized by the college to gather vital information regarding career placement, starting salary, and level of satisfaction.
- Post Graduate Survey Response Rate- Percentage of Graduates who responded to the Post-Graduate Survey.
- Placement Rate is the percent of graduate survey respondents who reported being employed or continued their education on a full-time basis.
- Employed Full Time within Major - Percentage of graduates who reported being employed full-time within their field of study.
- Employed Full Time outside Major - Percentage of graduates who reported being employed full-time outside their field of study.
- Graduate Satisfaction is the median graduate survey response evaluating the level of preparation for workforce entry (based on a 5-Item Likert Scale).
- Rate of Respondents to Salary Inquiry - Percentage of Annual Post Graduate Survey respondents who returned salary information.
- Annual Median Starting Salary is based on the graduate survey response to the request to identify a starting salary from a range of options. This graph shows the median first year annual salary. All calculations are based on the respondent’s self reported first year annual income.
- Reported Hourly Rate - determined by dividing the reported median salary by the number of hours in a traditional full-time work week (40), then the number of weeks in a year (52).
- Reported Salary Range - Beginning with “less than $20,000” and increasing in $5,000 increments (i.e. $20,000-24,999) and ending with “more than $70,000, graduate survey respondents selected their 1st year annual salary range.