AACP

Affirmative Action Compliance Program

AFDC

Aid to Families with Dependent Children

ALMIS

America's Labor Market Information System

BLS

Bureau of Labor Statistics

CES

Current Employment Statistics Program

CIS

Career Information System

CIPS

Classification of Instructional Programs

CPS

Current Population Survey

DUA

Massachusetts Division of Unemployment Assurance

DOL

U.S. Department of Labor

DOT

Dictionary of Occupational Titles

ES

Employment Security

ETA

U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

FLC

Foreign Labor Certification

GOE

Guide for Occupational Exploration

GPO

Government Printing Office

HEGIS

Higher Education General Information Survey

JOS

Job Openings Survey

LAUS

Local Area Unemployment Statistics (Program)

LMA

Labor Market Area

LMI

Labor Market Information

LWIB

Local Workforce Investment Board

MASSCIS

Massachusetts Career Information System

MOSES

Massachusetts One-Stop Employment System

MSA

Metropolitan Statistical Area

NCES

National Center for Education Statistics

OES

Occupational Employment Statistics (Program)

OJT

On-the-Job Training

O*NET

Occupational Information Network

OOH

Occupational Outlook Handbook

PMSA

Primary Metropolitan Statistical Area

REB

Regional Employment Board

SDA

Service Delivery Area

SESA

State Employment Security Agencies (in Massachusetts this is the Division Employment and Training)

SNAPS

State and National Apprenticeship System

SOC

Standard Occupational Classification

S-t-W

School to Work

TAA

Trade Adjustment Act

UI

Unemployment Insurance

USOE

United States Office of Education (former title; now U.S. Department of Education)

USES

United States Employment Service

WIA

Workforce Investment Act

WIB

Workforce Investment Board

WTF

Workforce Training Fund

W-t-W Tax Credit

Welfare to Work Tax Credit

WOTC

Work Opportunity Tax Credit

VPO

Vocational Preparation and Occupations