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603 CMR 4.00:
Vocational Technical Education

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4.05: Program Outcomes

The school district shall report program outcomes to the Department. Failure to meet program outcome standards may result in program approval being revoked pursuant to 603 CMR 4.04. (3). Specific minimum outcome standards as percentages for each outcome will be set by the Board every three years. The required outcomes are:

(1) Outcome I - Effective with the Class of 2003, the percentage of vocational technical education students who receive a high school diploma.

(2) Outcome II - Upon the development of the Certificate of Occupational Proficiency Assessment System, the percentage of vocational technical education students who receive a Certificate of Occupational Proficiency.

(3) Outcome III - The percentage of vocational technical education program graduates who are employed in a field related to their program of study, in a military program related to their program of study, or who are enrolled in postsecondary education or advanced training twelve months after graduation.



Last Updated: March 11, 2015
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