Gainful Employment Terms

CIP Code: CIP stands for Classification of Instructional Programs. Developed by the U.S. Department of Education, CIP codes provide a way to accurately track, assess, and report on fields of study across institutions of higher education. 

OPEID: This number is the Office of Postsecondary Education Identifier. This is a unique identify for Anne Arundel Community College.  

O*Net Code: The Occupational Information Network (O*Net) was developed by the US Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration and serves are the nation’s primary source of occupational information. This network has linked occupations, the skills required for jobs and the CIP codes. The numerical O*Net code is the link between the CIP code and possible occupations possible for a graduate in a specific program of study.

O*Net Link: Provides access to the O*Net database.