Performance Statistics

What are KPIs?

Surveys of Key Performance Indicators (KPI) are conducted annually for each College of Applied Arts & Technology in Ontario by an independent body on behalf of the Ontario Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development and the Association of Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology of Ontario.


KPI results show 86 percent of Loyalist College graduates find employment within six months

Provincial Key Performance Indicator (KPI) results released on April 19, 2017 reinforce the strength of college education as an effective route into the workforce.

For Loyalist, 86 percent of Loyalist College graduates found employment within six months of graduation, compared to the provincial average of 83 percent.

The College has a strong tradition in graduate employment – Loyalist grads have always achieved high placement rates relative to the college system, and once again this year our results are above the provincial average. Our focus is on helping students succeed in their careers, a focus which is highlighted in our ‘We put you to work’ branding position.

Other KPI results for Loyalist show strong satisfaction rates above the provincial average for Graduate Satisfaction (81.4 vs 78.8) and Student Satisfaction (79.5 vs 76.5).

Download the full results

How are OSAP default rates tracked?

Ontario Student Loan (OSL) default rates are provided to the colleges each year by the ministry’s Student Financial Assistance branch. A common methodology has been used for the calculations for all program-related information provided by all colleges and the data are updated annually.

See below for a full listing of graduate employment rates, graduation statistics and OSL default rates by program. Please note that the approved program sequence (APS) number is assigned by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development; program names may vary slightly from how they are posted elsewhere on this site.