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AAFCS: American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences.
AARC: American Association for Respiratory Care.
A.A.S. Degree: Associate in Applied Science degree.
ABE: Adult Basic Education, formerly known as Lifelong Learning.
ABM: Agricultural Business Management, an agricultural education program for adult students.
ACCA: Air Conditioning Contractors of America.
ACEN: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
ACOG: Association of Central Oklahoma Governments.
ACT: American College Testing Program.
ACT CR101: ACT Career Ready 101/KeyTrain.
ACTE: Association for Career and Technical Education. Formerly American Vocational Association.
ADA: Americans with Disabilities Act.
ADA: Average Daily Attendance.
ADAAA: Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act of 2008.
ADA/CDA: American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation.
AEFLA: Adult Education Family Literacy Act.
Ag Ed: Agricultural Education Division or agriculture education program.
ALC: Air Logistics Center.
ALD: Advanced Leadership Development, an FFA program.
AMA: American Management Association.
ANSI: American National Standards Institute.
AOTA: American Occupational Therapy Association.
ACOTE: Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education.
AP: Advanced Placement.
APTA: American Physical Therapy Association.
ARC/STSA: Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting.
ARRT: American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.
ASCD: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.
ASCII: American Standard Code for Information Interchange.
ASCOG: Association of South Central Oklahoma Governments.
ASD: Associate State Director.
ASE: Automotive Service Excellence.
ASRT: American Society of Radiologic Technology.
ASTD: formerly American Society of Training Development.
ATSSA: American Traffic Safety Services Association.
AUA: Advanced Unlicensed Assistants.
AYES: Automotive Youth Educational Systems.