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Quick Data Totals

Program Year Totals 2011

Number Enrolled 27,263
Attendance Hours 2,170,309
Completed Level 8,526
Completed a Level and Advance One or More Levels 7,604
Number Separated Before Completion 16,144
Remaining within Level 2,593
Percentage Completing Level 31%

Source: Office of Vocational and Adult Education. (2012, March) National Reporting System: Statistical Section, New Jersey. Retrieved from OVAE Website:

Did You Know ...?

…More than 60% of the students served in our WIA Title II programs are ESL students.

State NRS Structure

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  • ESL: Best Plus; Best Literacy, TABE CLAS-E
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 Data Systems
  • LACES – Literacy Adult and Community Education System
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 Followup Methods
  • GED: Survey + Data Match
  • Employment: Survey + Data Match
  • Transition to Postsecondary Education or Training: Survey
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 Data Tools for Monitoring and Program Improvement
    • NRS information will be generated from the LACES database using the edit checking functionality of the Literacy Pro product.

State Tools and Resources

New Jersey Adult Education

Programs and People

Howard Miller Chief of Business Services & Adult Literacy
New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development
1 John Fitch Plaza, 7th Floor
Trenton, NJ 08625
Phone: (609) 984-4437


The National Reporting System for Adult Education (NRS) is administered by the Division of Adult Education and Literacy in the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education at the U.S. Department of Education.