A traniee engages in learning an occupation under the guidance and direction of a skilled worker; a 3-4 year traning program on-the-job traning wit related technical instruction.
Advising, placement, and Retention System- an assessment-advising program designed to identify the basic skill levels of students as they enter two-year institutions.
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery - is a test developed and maintained by the US Department of Defense
Achieved after completion of a curriculum meeting the demands of a 4 - college program.
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attinment of spedific skills.
Postsecondary career, educational, and financial planning site; provides comprehensive information in a web-based format of middle and high school students, parents, and counselors. This site includes comparative information about all of NC's two and four year postsecondary institutions, financial aid, and application services. This program is a partnership among the University of NC General Administration, the College Foundation of NC, and the State Educational Assistance Authority. Accessible @ www.cfnc.org
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor's degree, master's or doctoral degree in a specific discipline.
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees.
Paid employment with an educational component provided in a career-technical class and supervised by school personel
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; supervised by school personnel and related to the student's career choice. (May be paid or unpaid)
A short-term experience that allows the student to follow an experienced worker and see what the day-to-day