Current NMC Performance Statistics

Terms

Application Inventory:   the total number of applications that are currently being processed.

Credential Throughput:   a ratio of the total number of applications finished divided by the total number of applications received.

Overall Processing Time (OPT):   application submitted date to issued date.

Net Processing Time (NPT):   the total time the Coast Guard spends processing the application. NPT does not include time waiting for information from mariners (AI). The NMC has set a net processing goal of 30 days.

Credential Processing Time:   measured in terms of overall processing time (OPT) and net processing time (NPT).