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  • N.A.Naval Architect (degree)
  • N.E.Naval Engineer (degree)
  • NAABNational Architecture Accreditation Board
  • NACACNational Association for College Admission Counseling
  • NACMENational Action Council for Minorities in Engineering
  • NACUBONational Association of College and University Business Officers
  • NAENational Academy of Engineering
  • NAGPSNational Association of Graduate and Professional Students
  • NAMSENational Association of Minority Students and Education
  • NASNational Academy of Science
  • NASANational Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • NASPANational Association of Student Personnel Administrators Foundation
  • NBERNational Bureau of Economic Research
  • NCAANational Collegiate Athletic Association
  • NCINational Cancer Institute
  • NCIIANational Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance
  • NCREIFNational Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries
  • NCRRNational Center for Research Resources was a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • NCURANational Council of University Research Administrators
  • NEANational Endowment for the Arts
  • NEASCNew England Association of Schools and Colleges
  • NEBHENew England Board of Higher Education
  • NE-COSEENew England Center of Ocean Science Education Excellence
  • NECSTNano-Engineered Composite aerospace Structures Consortium
  • NEDNuclear Engineering Department (now known as the Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering)
  • NEHNational Endowment for the Humanities
  • NEROCNortheast Radio Observatory Corporation
  • NESTNew England Science Teachers (later renamed to the current Network of Educators in Science and Technology)
  • NETLNational Energy Technology Laboratory
  • NGOsNon-governmental organizations
  • NHGRINational Human Genome Research Institute
  • NHLBINational Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
  • NIAIDNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
  • NIBRNovartis Institute for Biomedical Research
  • NIC (Network Interface Card)An adapter card that physically connects a computer to a network cable, e.g., an Ethernet card.
  • NIEHSNational Institute of Environmental Health Science
  • NIGMSNational Institute of General Medical Sciences
  • NIHNational Institutes of Health
  • NIHGPSNational Institutes of Health Grants Policy Statement
  • NIMWFNational Initiative on Minority Women Faculty
  • NISTNetwork Infrastructure and Services Team (within Information Systems and Technology)
  • NIST (gov)National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • NMCNew Media Center
  • NML(Francis Bitter) National Magnet Laboratory
  • NNINational Nanotechnology Initiative
  • NNSANational Nuclear Security Administration
  • No. 6Number Six Club (Delta Psi)
  • NOAANational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • Nom CommCommittee on Nominations
  • NOSBNational Ocean Sciences Bowl
  • NPMANational Property Management Association
  • NRANASA Research Announcement
  • NRCNational Research Council
  • NRC (Federal)(Federal) Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • NRELNational Renewal Energy Laboratory (Colorado)
  • NRFINuclear Resonance Fluorescence Imaging
  • NRLNuclear Reactor Laboratory
  • NROTCNaval Reserve Officers Training Corps
  • NRPNeurosciences Research Program
  • NRSANon-Resident Student Association
  • NSNaval Science (subject)
  • NSABBNational Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity
  • NSBNational Science Board
  • NSBENational Society of Black Engineers
  • NSBRINational Space Biomedical Research Institute
  • NSENuclear Science and Engineering, Department of
  • NSFNational Science Foundation
  • NSLNonlinear Systems Laboratory
  • NSPIRESNASA Solicitation and Proposal Integrated Review and Evaluation System
  • NSTCNational Science and Technology Council
  • NTPNetwork Time Protocol
  • NTUNanyang Technological University (part of the Singapore-MIT Alliance)
  • NUSNational University of Singapore (part of the Singapore-MIT Alliance)
  • SNMPsimple Network Management Protocol


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April 26, 2016

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