1.  East Central Community College will prepare students wishing to continue their education in pursuit of a baccalaureate degree for a successful transition.

Assessments for this goal will include (a) the Student Success section of the Mississippi Community College Performance Profile and (b) the Mississippi Institutions for Higher Learning (IHL) Transfer GPA Report.

2.  East Central Community College will retain entering students towards on-time completion.

Assessments for this goal will include the Student Retention section of the Mississippi Community College Performance Profile.

3.  East Central Community College will confer Associate of Arts/Science degrees, Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees, Technical and Career certificates as well as non-credit credentials.

Assessments for this goal will include (a) Degrees, Licensures, and Workforce Development sections of the Mississippi Community College Performance Profile and (b) certification results from workforce training and for-credit 30-45-60 workforce education programs.

4.  East Central Community College will prepare AAS and certificate graduates along with non-credit trainees for entry into the workforce.

Assessments for this goal will include the Wage Gains section of the Mississippi Community College Performance Profile.