Ranger College evaluates student achievement using multiple criteria that are appropriate to its mission, which is “to transform lives and give students the skills to be a positive influence in their communities”.
The primary emphasis for evaluating student achievement is placed on four criteria:
- Increase the number of certificate and degrees (credit & non-credit) awarded from 450 in 2023 to 600 by 2028 (SP 1.3 assessed in Weave)
- Increase the fall-to -fall retention rate of full time students (excluding Vocational Nursing and Cosmetology students) from 30.3% (3-yr avg by 5% to 35.3% in fall 2024 to fall 2027 (SP 1.4 assessed in Weave)
- Three-, four-, and six-year graduation rates (meet or exceed statewide averages) (assessed in administrative council meetings)
- Transfer rates (increase to 35.81% by 2028 from baseline of 34.1% on 2021 report) (Assessed in administrative council meetings)