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.

Waubonsee Community College

Waubonsee Community College (WCC) is a learning-centered, open-enrollment, comprehensive community college providing transfer credit, career and technical preparatory education, and other educational services to the residents of District #516 in the state of Illinois. The 624 square-mile WCC service area includes portions of five counties: Kane, Kendall, LaSalle, DeKalb and Will and serves over 22 municipalities. The current service area population of 449,304 is expected to grow to more than 462,000 by the year 2021. The overall minority population in the district is 40.6%. WCC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) using the Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP).
All Students

First-time-at-Institution, All Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 1,695

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48%
5%
22%
25%
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 Waubonsee Community College in the Fall of 2010. 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 Waubonsee Community College are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Waubonsee Community College are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Waubonsee 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.

Waubonsee Community College | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - All Students

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT WAUBONSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
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Associate degree from Waubonsee Community College 13%
+ Associate degree from Waubonsee Community College - with later transfer to another institution 22%
+ Certificate award from Waubonsee Community College 10%
+ Certificate award from Waubonsee Community College - with later transfer to another institution 3%
= Total Graduated from Waubonsee Community College 48%
Enrolled at Waubonsee Community College 5%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Waubonsee Community College* 22%
Current Status Unknown 25%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Waubonsee Community College.
Full-Time

First-time-at-Institution, Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 863

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52%
6%
24%
18%
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 Waubonsee Community College in the Fall of 2010. 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 Waubonsee Community College are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Waubonsee Community College are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Waubonsee 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.

Waubonsee Community College | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT WAUBONSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
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Associate degree from Waubonsee Community College 13%
+ Associate degree from Waubonsee Community College - with later transfer to another institution 32%
+ Certificate award from Waubonsee Community College 5%
+ Certificate award from Waubonsee Community College - with later transfer to another institution 2%
= Total Graduated from Waubonsee Community College 52%
Enrolled at Waubonsee Community College 6%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Waubonsee Community College* 24%
Current Status Unknown 18%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Waubonsee Community College.

Students of Color Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 535

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44%
8%
20%
28%
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 Waubonsee Community College in the Fall of 2010. 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 Waubonsee Community College are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Waubonsee Community College are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Waubonsee 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.

Waubonsee Community College | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - Additional

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT WAUBONSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
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Associate degree from Waubonsee Community College 13%
+ Associate degree from Waubonsee Community College - with later transfer to another institution 19%
+ Certificate award from Waubonsee Community College 9%
+ Certificate award from Waubonsee Community College - with later transfer to another institution 3%
= Total Graduated from Waubonsee Community College 44%
Enrolled at Waubonsee Community College 8%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Waubonsee Community College* 20%
Current Status Unknown 28%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Waubonsee Community College.
Part-Time

First-time-at-Institution, Part-Time Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 832

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45%
5%
20%
30%
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 Waubonsee Community College in the Fall of 2010. 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 Waubonsee Community College are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Waubonsee Community College are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Waubonsee 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.

Waubonsee Community College | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - Part-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT WAUBONSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
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Associate degree from Waubonsee Community College 14%
+ Associate degree from Waubonsee Community College - with later transfer to another institution 11%
+ Certificate award from Waubonsee Community College 15%
+ Certificate award from Waubonsee Community College - with later transfer to another institution 5%
= Total Graduated from Waubonsee Community College 45%
Enrolled at Waubonsee Community College 5%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Waubonsee Community College* 20%
Current Status Unknown 30%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Waubonsee Community College.