Definitions of Community Colleges Terms

General Concerns
Vocational Education Committee

This listing of selected definitions is presented in response to the rapid proliferation if acronyms, programs, and regulations that are relevant to community college faculty. Many of the definitions are of a general educational nature while others relate to vocational education and economic development. Programs that are involved with the Chancellor's Economic Development initiatives are designated with "ED>Net" after the definition. In addition, those definitions specifically relating to AB1725, Title 5 regulations, or the Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act (VATEA) are so designated.