Compelling Results

JAG has assisted over one million young people graduate, get jobs, and/or go on to higher education. Throughout its 36-year history, JAG has consistently delivered graduation rates at 90% or higher, doubled the rate of employment for poor and disadvantaged youth and tripled the rate these youth find full-time jobs, and greatly increased higher education enrollment rates.

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 Class of 2016 national performance outcomes for Jobs for America’s Graduates dropout prevention programs.