ECFVG Policies and Procedures - Acronyms

January 2013

AAVMC Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges
AAVSB American Association of Veterinary State Boards
ADA Americans with Disabilities Act
AVMA American Veterinary Medical Association
BCSE Basic and Clinical Sciences Examination
CAEL Canadian Academic English Language Assessment
CCT Clinical Competency Test
COE Council on Education
CPE Clinical Proficiency Examination
ECFVG Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates
ETS Educational Testing Service
iB-TOEFL Internet-based Test of English as a Foreign Language
IELTS International English Language Testing System
NAVLE North American Veterinary Licensing Examination
NBE National Board Examination
NBVME National Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners
NEB Canadian National Examining Board
QAP Quality Assurance Program
TOEFL Test of English as a Foreign Language
TSE Test of Spoken English
TWE Test of Written English
VIVA Veterinary Information Verifying Agency