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
 




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