Student progress on core workforce skills reported

This past fall, 1,330 students were assessed in their demonstration of core workforce skills. The original goal was to survey 1,000 students and it was surpassed by more than 300 students.

Goal: Assess Core Workforce Skills identified as important by local industry representatives. Implement annual measurement and analysis of the results over a 10 year period (2015-2025).


To learn more, visit Core Workforce Skills intranet page.

The core workforce skills are:

  • Self-management
  • Critical thinking
  • Social interaction
  • Listening
  • Reading
  • Speaking
  • Writing
  • Ethics



For more information, contact Robin Nickel or (608) 246-6413.


Published March 19, 2018. Updated March 26, 2018.