Institutional Effectiveness

Student Achievement Data

Enrollment (unduplicated)
Institution Goal: Annually Increasing Enrollment
Definition: Consists of all students enrolled in credit-bearing courses, including dual-credit students

Course Success Rates
Institution Goal: Greater than 70% Course Success Rates
Definition: Percent of enrolled students who successfully complete a course with a grade of A, B or C

Course Completion Rates
Institution Goal: Greater than 90% Course Completion Rates
Definition: Percent of enrolled students who complete a course with any grade (A, B, C, D, or F)
Licensure Pass Rate
Institution Goal: Meet or Exceed Standards Set by Accrediting Agencies for Each Program
Definition: Percent of students who passed licensing exam for each program on their first attempt
Source: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board - Reporting Year Data
Program 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019*
Cosmetology (General, Instructor, and Nail Tech) 90%98%100%96%100%100%*
Emergency Medical Technology (Paramedic) 67%83%90%80%59%77%*
Firefighting 100%97%100%96%50%88%*
Licensed Vocational Nurse 81%68%100%100%100%97%*
Physical Therapist Assistant 100%100%91%88%100%92%*
Radiologic Technology 91%93%86%81%86%88%*
Registered Nurse 65%94%90%95%88%94%*

* - Data has been submitted to the THECB.
Certificates Awarded
Institution Goal: Annually Increasing Number of Certificates Awarded
Definition: Number of certificates awarded

Associate Degrees Awarded
Institution Goal: Annually Increasing Number of Associate Degrees Awarded
Definition: Number of associate degrees awarded

First Year Earnings of OC Graduates
Institution Goal: Meet or Exceed Texas State Average Employment & Earnings Outcomes for Community College Graduates
Definition: First year annualized earnings for graduates from specified year
Source: Texas Consumer Resource for Education and Workforce Statistics
Fifth Year Earnings of OC Graduates
Institution Goal: Meet or Exceed Texas State Average Employment & Earnings Outcome for Community College Graduates
Definition: Fifth year annualized earnings for graduates from specified year
Source: Texas Consumer Resource for Education and Workforce Statistics