2011 ORS § 344.557¹
Eligible vocational training schools and programs

(1) The Department of Human Services may refer a person for vocational training only to the following schools or programs:

(a) A school that has accreditation recognized by the United States Department of Education.

(b) A school that has been approved by the Higher Education Coordinating Commission to offer and confer degrees in Oregon.

(c) A community college.

(d) A public university listed in ORS 352.002 (Oregon University System).

(e) The Oregon Health and Science University.

(f) A career school licensed under ORS 345.010 (Definitions for ORS 345.010 to 345.450 and 345.992 to 345.997) to 345.450 (Annual inspection fee).

(g) An apprenticeship program that is registered with the State Apprenticeship and Training Council.

(2) This section does not apply to vocational rehabilitation training. [2007 c.209 §2; 2011 c.637 §§131,131a]

Note: The amendments to 344.557 (Eligible vocational training schools and programs) by section 131a, chapter 637, Oregon Laws 2011, become operative July 1, 2012. See section 292, chapter 637, Oregon Laws 2011. The text that is operative until July 1, 2012, including amendments by section 131, chapter 637, Oregon Laws 2011, is set forth for the users convenience.

344.557 (Eligible vocational training schools and programs). (1) The Department of Human Services may refer a person for vocational training only to the following schools or programs:

(a) A school that has accreditation recognized by the United States Department of Education.

(b) A school that has been approved by the Oregon Student Access Commission through the Office of Degree Authorization to offer and confer degrees in Oregon.

(c) A community college.

(d) A public university listed in ORS 352.002 (Oregon University System).

(e) The Oregon Health and Science University.

(f) A career school licensed under ORS 345.010 (Definitions for ORS 345.010 to 345.450 and 345.992 to 345.997) to 345.450 (Annual inspection fee).

(g) An apprenticeship program that is registered with the State Apprenticeship and Training Council.

(2) This section does not apply to vocational rehabilitation training.