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The Perkins funding performance metrics used by the federal and state regulators.

Technical Skill Attainment
In Colorado, this is used to track how many of your students completed the certificate or degree in the reporting year.
Numerator: Number of CTE concentrators who completed an approved CTE program during the reporting year.
Denominator: Total CTE concentrators who completed an approved CTE reporting year.
Certificate or Degree
In Colorado, this is identical to Technical Skill Attainment.
Numerator: Number of CTE concentrators who completed an approved CTE program during the reporting year.
Denominator: Total CTE concentrators in approved CTE programs during the reporting year.
Student Retention
The number of students who were enrolled in your program last year, did not graduate, and are still enrolled in your program this year.
Numerator: Number of CTE participants within the current reporting year who were
participants in postsecondary education in the previous year and did not earn a certificate or degree in the previous reporting year.
Denominator: Number of CTE participants in postsecondary education the previous reporting year who did not earn a certificate or degree in the previous reporting year.
Student Placement
The number of students from the previous year who are now employed in the field, graduated but continuing their education elsewhere, or in military service.
Numerator: Number of previous year CTE completers who were placed in employment, continuing education, or place in military service or apprenticeship program two quarters after the end of the academic reporting year.
Denominator: Number of CTE completers from the previous reporting year (excluding those unemployed not seeking employment).
Non-Traditional Participation
The number of students from your underrepresented gender group who are in your program.
Numerator: Number of all enrolled CTE participants from underrepresented gender groups who participated in a program that leads to employment in non-traditional fields during the reporting year.
Denominator: Number of CTE participants who participated in a program that leads to employment in non-traditional fields during the reporting year.
Non-Traditional Completion
The number of students from your underrepresented gender group who have completed a program with a certificate or degree.
Numerator: Number of CTE completers from underrepresented gender groups who
completed a program that leads to employment in non-traditional fields during the reporting year.
Denominator: Number of CTE completers who completed a program that leads to employment in non-traditional fields during the reporting year.