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AA – Associate in Arts

AACJC – American Association of Community and Junior Colleges

AACRAO – American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admission Officers

AARTS – Army/ACE Registry Transcript

AAS – Associate in Applied Science

ACBSP - Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs

ACCT – Association of Community College Trustees

ACE - American Council on Education

ACT – American College Testing

ADA – Americans With Disabilities Act

AP – Advanced Placement

APA – American Psychological Association

APTA - American Physical Therapy Association

AS – Associate in Science

BIA – Bureau of Indian Affairs

BTOP – Broadband Technology Opportunities Program

CAAP - Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency

CAPTE – Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education

CASC – Carl Albert State College

CCA – Complete College America

CCSSE - Community College Survey of Student Engagement

CEP – Course Equivalency Project

CFO – Chief Financial Officer

CIRP - Cooperative Institutional Research Program

CLEP – College-Level Examination Program

COMPASS – Computer Adaptive Placement Assessment and Support Services

DHS – Department of Human Services (Oklahoma)

DSST - DANTES Subject Standardized Tests

DVD – Digital Video Disc

ECE – Excelsior College

ECU – East Central University

EEOA – Equal Education Opportunities Act

EMT – Emergency Medical Technician

EOC – Educational Opportunity Center

ERP – Enterprise Resource Planning

FAFSA – Free Application for Student Aid

FERPA – Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act

FTE – Full-Time Equivalent

Gbps – Gigabit Per Second

GED – General Educational Development

GPA – Grade Point Average

HEACO – Higher Education Alumni Council of Oklahoma

HERI - Higher Education Research Institute

HLC- Higher Learning commission 

IPEDS - Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System

ITV – Interactive Television

JRCERT - Joint Review Committee on Education Radiologic Technology

KESAM - K - Eight Scholars Appreciating Mathematics

LCD – Liquid Crystal Display

LMS – Learning Management System

LPC – Licensed Professional Counselor

LRC – Learning Resource Center

MACU – Mid-America Christian University

Mbps – Megabits Per Second

MLA – Modern Language Association

MOU – Memorandum of Understanding

NCACS – North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

NCCJC – North Central Council of Junior Colleges

NCES - National Center for Education Statistics

NCLEX – National Council Licensure Examination

NJCAA – National Junior College Athletic Association

NLNAC - National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission

NSU – Northeastern State University

OACC – Oklahoma Association of Community Colleges

OS – Online Support

OSAA - Oklahoma State Accrediting Agency

OSF – Office of State Finance

OSRHE – Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education

OSU – Oklahoma State University

OU – University of Oklahoma

PCs – Personal Computers

PEAQ - Program to Evaluate and Advance Quality

PLA - Prior Learning Assessments

PO – Purchase Order

PTA – Physical Therapist Assistant

RN – Registered Nurse

RT – Radiologic Technology

RUS – Rural Utilities Service

SAT – Scholastic Aptitude Test

SGA – Student Government Association

SMART – Sailor/Marine ACE Registry Transcript

SOSU – Southeastern Oklahoma State University

SrO – Seniors Only

SSS – Student Support Services

TAA – Trade Adjustment Assistance

TIS – Telecommunications and Information Systems

UAFS – University of Arkansas Fort Smith

UDS – Unitized Data System

USDA – United States Department of Agriculture

VRS – Veteran Rehabilitation Services