Professional/Technical Programs - Gainful Employment Program Disclosure

Gainful Employment Program Disclosure for Office Occupations and Clerical Services

Office Occupations and Clerical Services
Certificate In Office Assistant General; Certificate In Integrated Business Technology (http://www.pierce.ctc.edu/dept/btech/)
Degree Certificate Program Length 12 to 15 Months
Related Occupations/SOC Code of Occupation
43-9061.00 Office Clerks General (http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/43-9061.00) 43-9022.00 Word Processors and Typists (http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/43-9022.00)
Total Tuition and Fees for Entire Program Completed in Normal Time: $6225
Estimated Costs for Books and Supplies for Entire Program: $1660
URL for Program Cost Information Available on Pierce's Website under Sec. 668.43(a): Website
Number of Students Completing Program for 2011-12: 18
Number of 2011-12 Completers Who Completed with Any Student Loan Debt: 3
Median Cumulative Federal Student Loan Debt for All Students (Borrowers and Non-Borrowers) Completing the Program for 2011-12: $5898
Median Cumulative Private Loan Debt for All Students (Borrowers and Non-Borrowers) Completing the Program for 2011-12: $0
Median Cumulative Institutional Financing Plan Debt for All Students (Borrowers and Non-Borrowers) Completing the Program for 2011-12: $0
Normal Time in Months to Complete Program: 12 to 15
Number of 2011-12 Completers Who Completed the Program within the Normal Time: 16
Job Placement Rate for Program Completers: **
OPEID 005000 CIP 52.0408

* Per SBCTC: If the number of students who completed a GE Program during the award year was less than ten (10), for privacy reasons, the school should not disclose the On-Time Completion Rate to the public.
** Per IFAP: If there is no requirement by the State or an accreditor to calculate a placement rate for either the institution as a whole or for the specific GE Program, the institution does not need to disclose a placement rate.

Notes:
The information above represents the number of students who completed certificates that are required to be reported under the Gainful Employment regulations. Only students who completed a Title IV aid eligible certificate in 2011-12 are reported. The students included in the counts have a Vocational Preparatory Program intent code (F) in the same Program CIP (bolded) as the completion. Only students who have reported a valid Social Security Number are included.

Contact

Jo Ann Baria
Vice President Workforce, Economic and Professional Development
253-964-6640

Susan Cable
Director of WorkForce Development
253-964-6265

Julie Cargill
Executive Assistant
253-964-6645