How We Measure Success

Ensuring our students win in education, employment, and as citizens is rooted in evidence-based results. Our data is collected and standardized in a national database against national performance metrics, consistently exceeding those metrics.

Rate of Graduation
Outperforming State Rates

Positive Outcomes Rate
Work, College, or a Combination

Employment Rate
Full- or Part-Time

Full-Time Jobs Rate
35 Hours a Week or More

Full-Time Placement Rate
Combination of Work and
Higher Education

Further Education Rate
College, Vocational, Trade,
and Apprenticeships

Results based on 2018-2019 statewide dropout prevention performance outcomes for Jobs for Michigan’s Graduates.