PMBOK Acronyms

  1. AC
    actual cost
  2. ACWP
    actual cost of work performed
  3. BAC
    budget at completion
  4. BCWP
    budgeted cost of work performed
  5. BCWS
    budgeted cost of work scheduled
  6. CCB
    change control board
  7. COQ
    cost of quantity
  8. CPAF
    cost plus award fee
  9. CPF
    cost plus fee
  10. CPI
    cost performance index
  11. CPIF
    cost plus incentive fee
  12. CPM
    critical path methodology
  13. CV
    cost varience
  14. EAC
    estimate at completion
  15. EF
    early finish date
  16. EMV
    expected monetary value
  17. ES
    early start date
  18. ETC
    estimate to complete
  19. EV
    earned value
  20. EVM
    earned value management
  21. FF
    finish to finish
  22. FFP
    firm fixed price
  23. FMEA
    failure mode and effect analysis
  24. FP-EPA
    fixed price with economic price adjustment
  25. FPIF
    fixed price incentive fee
  26. FS
    finish to start
  27. IFB
    invitation to bid
  28. LF
    late finish date
  29. LOE
    level of effort
  30. OBS
    organizational breakdown structure
  31. PDM
    precedence diagramming method
  32. PMBOK
    project management book of knowledge
  33. PMIS
    project management information system
  34. PMP
    project management professional
  35. PV
    planned value
  36. QA
    quality assurance
  37. QC
    quality control
  38. RACI
    responsible, accountable, consult and inform
  39. RAM
    responsibility assignment matrix
  40. RBS
    risk breakdown structure
  41. RFI
    request for information
  42. RFP
    request for proposal
  43. RFQ
    request for quotation
  44. SF
    start to finish
  45. SOW
    statement of work
  46. SPI
    schedule perfoemance index
  47. SS
    start to start
  48. SV
    schedule varience
  49. SWOT
    strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats
  50. T&M
    time and aterials
  51. TQM
    total quality management
  52. WBS
    work breakdown structure
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PMBOK Acronyms
Common Acronyms used in PMBOK