Provincial KPI scores are in and Lambton is the best in the category of Employer Satisfaction
Sarnia, ON, April 13, 2011 –When it comes to employer and student satisfaction, top-notch education and job-finding success, Lambton College numbers speak volumes.
The provincial Key Performance Indicator (KPI) numbers were released today for Ontario Colleges and Lambton College is pleased to announce exceptional results, unveiled in an independent survey that evaluates Ontario’s 24 community colleges in five Key Performance Indicator areas – Employer Satisfaction, Student Satisfaction, Graduate Satisfaction, Graduation Rate and Graduate Employment Rate.
A total of 95.9% of employers were “very satisfied or satisfied” with Lambton College graduates, putting Lambton in first place province-wide in the category of employer satisfaction.
“We are very pleased with the KPI results,” said Dr. Tony Hanlon, President & CEO, Lambton College. “These numbers simply prove that students are receiving high quality education at Lambton and we are thrilled with how their skills and expertise are being received in the workplace.”
In addition to Employer Satisfaction, Lambton also ranked above the provincial average in all other categories including Student Satisfaction (78.9%), Graduate Satisfaction (80.4%), Graduate Employment Rate (86.4%) and Graduation Rate (66.0%).
In all KPIs, Lambton College’s performance surpassed numbers it earned last year, and in every category exceeded the provincial average.
Independently gathered figures based on a survey of Ontario’s community college students earned Lambton College “outstanding results,” said Hanlon. “The results of this survey,” he added, “are a reflection of how well and how hard the people here at Lambton College have worked with students and employers to achieve these high marks.”