Central Processing System

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Central Processing System

A computer system on which FAFSA data is processed. The CPS uses algorithms to determine post-secondary students' eligibility for federal financial aid.
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In order to better serve corporations like newspapers, rental houses, schools and universities, Canon has also developed an Enterprise level of CPS support.
Special CPS Lane -- dedicated member's only service lane at service centres
We clearly believe that what we have to offer is high quality and closely aligned to how our students need to perform on state tests and as citizens down the road," says Botana, who points out that a CPS study showed little difference between private and public after-school instruction.
Although Patricia understands why the CPS caseworkers intervened in the family violence she and her children experienced, she and the state had very different ideas on how to improve the situation.
Currently, businesses can only use CPS for national and international calls.
If your house is insect-free, you can purchase crickets for your CPs at a pet shop, which may also carry dried insects for those who are disinclined to feed their plants live prey.