Presentation on theme: "2004 Longitudinal Study Technical Report California Regional Occupational Centers & Programs (ROCP) Douglas E. Mitchell Website."— Presentation transcript:
2004 Longitudinal Study Technical Report California Regional Occupational Centers & Programs (ROCP) Douglas E. Mitchell (email@example.com) Website for Longitudinal Study: http://www.carocp.org/pdf/longitudinalreport.pdf
Increase in GPA Students from 8 out of 10 ROCP programs increase their GPAs from grade 10 to 11
Female ROCP Graduating Wages* Female ROCP graduates earn more than males from the comparison group
Academic Performance & Wages ROCP students enter grade 10 with substantially lower GPAs, but higher starting salaries 1 year out of high school Poor academic performance is one of the strongest predictors for dropping out.
Wage Rates By Ethnicity* African-American, Hispanic and Asian ROCP graduates all earned more than whites in the control group Thus; across all ethnic groups graduating from ROCPs, wages were not only higher but substantially equalized across sub-groups
Promotional Statistics* ROCP graduates were significantly likely to receive a promotion during their first year – 23% ROCP 18% comparison group
We Like ROCP ROCP courses are enjoyed quite a bit (> 4.0) Math & science less than somewhat (< 2.91)
*Community Connections: A workforce that can mirror the ethnicity and gender of the community Higher qualified entry-level employees Employer-based advisory committee connections (required by all ROCPs) result in:
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