Institutional Success - High School Market Penetration

Dual/Concurrent Credit Penetration Rate measures the percent of total district high school students who enrolled at Harper at any time prior to high school graduation. Harper’s dual/concurrent penetration has been steadily increasing since 2018 and reached 30.1% for the 2020 graduates, achieving the improvement target of 29.0-30.0%.

Improvement = 29.0-30.0%

The percent of total district high school students who enroll at Harper at any time prior to high school graduation and do not enroll at Harper within one year of high school graduation.
Harper College Office of Institutional Research

Post-High School Penetration Rate measures the percent of total district high school graduates who enrolled at Harper at any time within one-year post-high school graduation. Harper’s post-high school penetration rate has been relatively stable over the past several years and reached 30.7% for the 2020 graduates, below the 2020 improvement target of 33.0-34.0%.

Improvement = 33.0-34.0%

The percent of total district high school graduates who enroll at Harper at any time within one year post-high school graduation.

New in College Penetration Rate measures the percent of total district high school graduates who enrolled at Harper at any time within one year of high school graduation, including dual-credit. Harper’s new in college penetration rate increased with the 2020 graduates to 60.8%. With standard rounding, this rate reaches the improvement target of 61.0%.

Improvement = 61.0-63.0%

The percent of total district high school graduates (including dual-credit) who enroll at Harper at any time within one year of high school graduation.
NCCBP and Harper College Office of Institutional Research

 

Last Updated: 8/19/21