Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Canada 2011

Abbreviations

AAS

Associate of Applied Science

AC

Air Conditioning

ACH

Air Conditioning and Heating

ACHR

Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration

ACR

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

AEGD

Advanced Education in General Dentistry

ASL

American Sign Language

ASN

Associate of Science in Nursing

BA

Bachelor of Arts

BArch

Bachelor of Architecture

BCL

Bachelor of Civil Law

BDiv

Bachelor of Divinity

BLA

Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

BPharm

Bachelor of Pharmacy

BS

Bachelor of Science

BSc

Bachelor of Science

BScN

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

BSLA

Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture

BSN

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

CA

Chartered Accountant

CAD

Computer-aided Drafting

CAIB

Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker

CAM

Computer-aided Manufacturing

CCIE

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert

CCNA

Cisco Certified Network Associate

CCNP

Cisco Certified Network Professional

CDA

Certified Dental Assistant

Cert.

Certificate

CGA

Certified General Accountant

CIS

Commonwealth of Independent States

CMA

Certified Management Accountant

CNC

Computer Numerical Control

CPM

Certified Professional Midwife

CPR

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

DC

Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine

DDS

Doctor of Dental Surgery

Dipl.

Diploma

DMD

Doctor of Medical Dentistry

DNP

Doctorate of Nursing Practice

DO

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

DPH

Dental Public Health

DPM

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine

DSW

Developmental Services Worker

DTR

Dietetic Technician, Registered

DVM

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

ECE

Early Childhood Education

ECG

Electrocardiograph

EEG

Electroencephalograph

EKG

Electrocardiograph

EMR

Emergency Medical Responder

EMT

Emergency Medical Technician

EMT-A

Emergency Medical Technician - Ambulance

EMT-P

Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic

EP

Evoked Potential

ESL

English as a Second Language

FIIC

Fellow of the Insurance Institute of Canada

FSL

French as a Second Language

GIS

Geographic Information Systems

HAC

Heating and Air Conditioning

HACR

Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

HRAC

Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

HVAC

Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning

HVACR

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

IT

Information Technology

JD

Juris Doctor

JSD/SJD

Doctor of Science of Law

LAN

Local Area Network

LLB

Bachelor of Laws

LLD

Doctor of Laws

LLM

Master of Laws

LM

Licensed Midwife

LPN

Licensed Practical Nurse

LVN

Licensed Vocational Nurse

MA

Master of Arts

MArch

Master of Architecture

MCJ

Master of Criminal Justice

MCL

Master of Comparative Law

MCSA

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator

MCSE

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer

MCTS

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist

MD

Medical Doctor

MDiv

Master of Divinity

MHL/Rav

Master of Hebrew Letters and Rabbinical Ordination

MJ

Master of Jurisprudence

MLA

Master of Landscape Architecture

MLI

Master of Legal Institutions

MPH

Master of Public Health

MRI

Magnetic Resonance Imaging

MS

Master of Science

MSc

Master of Science

MScN

Master of Science in Nursing

MSL

Master of Studies in Law

MSLA

Master of Science in Landscape Architecture

MSLA

Master of Science in Landscape Architecture

MSN

Master of Science in Nursing

ND

Naturopathic Doctor

OD

Doctor of Optometry

OR

Operating Room

PharmD

Doctor of Pharmacy

PHCNP

Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner

PhD

Doctor of Philosophy

PSG

Polysomnogram

PSW

Personal Support Worker

QSL

Quebec Sign Language

RA

Rehabilitation Assistant

RCMP

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

RD

Registered Dietitian

RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

RESO

Reserve Entry Scheme Officer

RESO

Reserve Entry Scheme Officer

RETP

Reserve Entry Training Plan

RMT

Registered Massage Therapist

RN

Registered Nurse

ROTP

Regular Officer Training Plan

RPN

Registered Practical Nurse

RV

Recreation Vehicle

SAR

Search and Rescue Technician

SJD

Doctor of Science of Law

TESL

Teaching English as a Second Language

TESOL

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

WAN

Wide Area Network

WHMIS

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems

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