The Student Achievement Measure is supported by six sponsoring associations, working together to provide a more comprehensive and accurate picture of student progress and completion as students move across institutions and state boundaries.

Northwestern Connecticut Community College

Northwestern Connecticut Community College is an accredited, public, two-year college located in Winsted, a small town in Connecticut’s northwest corner. The college serves 20 percent of Connecticut’s geographic area, drawing students from many of Litchfield County’s small towns and rural areas. Northwestern provides associate degrees, certificate programs, and courses that enable students to transfer to four-year colleges and universities or to enter the workforce directly. To assure student success, support services are available to all. The Academic Skills Center provides free on-ground and online tutoring services and training in study skills, English, math and science.
All Students

First-time-at-Institution, All Students Starting Fall 2011

Number of students: 404

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22%
3%
38%
37%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Associate's Degree / Certificate model tracks a group of students who started an associate degree program or certificate program at Northwestern Connecticut Community College in the Fall of 2011. The students’ progress toward a degree or certificate is reported within 6 years.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Northwestern Connecticut Community College are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Northwestern Connecticut Community College are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Northwestern Connecticut Community College and transferred to another institution prior to earning a degree or certificate are represented by the orange bar with the large white stripe underneath (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled at another institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Northwestern Connecticut Community College | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - All Students

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN FALL 2011 BY SUMMER 2017
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Associate degree from Northwestern Connecticut Community College 8%
+ Associate degree from Northwestern Connecticut Community College - with later transfer to another institution 14%
+ Certificate award from Northwestern Connecticut Community College 0%
+ Certificate award from Northwestern Connecticut Community College - with later transfer to another institution 0%
= Total Graduated from Northwestern Connecticut Community College 22%
Enrolled at Northwestern Connecticut Community College 3%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Northwestern Connecticut Community College* 38%
Current Status Unknown 37%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Northwestern Connecticut Community College.
Full-Time

First-time-at-Institution, Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2011

Number of students: 247

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26%
3%
39%
32%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Associate's Degree / Certificate model tracks a group of students who started an associate degree program or certificate program at Northwestern Connecticut Community College in the Fall of 2011. The students’ progress toward a degree or certificate is reported within 6 years.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Northwestern Connecticut Community College are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Northwestern Connecticut Community College are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Northwestern Connecticut Community College and transferred to another institution prior to earning a degree or certificate are represented by the orange bar with the large white stripe underneath (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled at another institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Northwestern Connecticut Community College | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN FALL 2011 BY SUMMER 2017
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Associate degree from Northwestern Connecticut Community College 10%
+ Associate degree from Northwestern Connecticut Community College - with later transfer to another institution 16%
+ Certificate award from Northwestern Connecticut Community College 0%
+ Certificate award from Northwestern Connecticut Community College - with later transfer to another institution 0%
= Total Graduated from Northwestern Connecticut Community College 26%
Enrolled at Northwestern Connecticut Community College 3%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Northwestern Connecticut Community College* 39%
Current Status Unknown 32%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Northwestern Connecticut Community College.
Part-Time

First-time-at-Institution, Part-Time Students Starting Fall 2011

Number of students: 157

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15%
3%
37%
45%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Associate's Degree / Certificate model tracks a group of students who started an associate degree program or certificate program at Northwestern Connecticut Community College in the Fall of 2011. The students’ progress toward a degree or certificate is reported within 6 years.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Northwestern Connecticut Community College are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Northwestern Connecticut Community College are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Northwestern Connecticut Community College and transferred to another institution prior to earning a degree or certificate are represented by the orange bar with the large white stripe underneath (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled at another institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Northwestern Connecticut Community College | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - Part-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN FALL 2011 BY SUMMER 2017
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Associate degree from Northwestern Connecticut Community College 4%
+ Associate degree from Northwestern Connecticut Community College - with later transfer to another institution 10%
+ Certificate award from Northwestern Connecticut Community College 1%
+ Certificate award from Northwestern Connecticut Community College - with later transfer to another institution 0%
= Total Graduated from Northwestern Connecticut Community College 15%
Enrolled at Northwestern Connecticut Community College 3%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Northwestern Connecticut Community College* 37%
Current Status Unknown 45%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Northwestern Connecticut Community College.