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bachelor's degree

n.
An academic degree conferred by a college or university upon those who complete the undergraduate curriculum. Also called baccalaureate.

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n.
a degree awarded by a college or university to a person who has completed undergraduate studies.

bachelor's degree

An academic degree awarded by a college or university to someone who has completed an undergraduate course of study.
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Noun1.bachelor's degree - an academic degree conferred on someone who has successfully completed undergraduate studiesbachelor's degree - an academic degree conferred on someone who has successfully completed undergraduate studies
academic degree, degree - an award conferred by a college or university signifying that the recipient has satisfactorily completed a course of study; "he earned his degree at Princeton summa cum laude"
AB, Artium Baccalaurens, Bachelor of Arts, BA - a bachelor's degree in arts and sciences
ABLS, Bachelor of Arts in Library Science - a bachelor's degree in library science
Bachelor of Arts in Nursing, BAN - a bachelor's degree in nursing
Bachelor of Divinity, BD - a bachelor's degree in religion
Bachelor of Literature, BLitt - a bachelor's degree in literature
Bachelor of Medicine, MB - (a British degree) a bachelor's degree in medicine
Bachelor of Music, BMus - a bachelor's degree in music
Bachelor of Naval Science, BNS - a bachelor's degree in naval science
Bachelor of Science, BS, SB - a bachelor's degree in science
Bachelor of Science in Architecture, BSArch - a bachelor's degree in architecture
Bachelor of Science in Engineering - a bachelor's degree in engineering
Bachelor of Theology, ThB - a bachelor's degree in theology
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In his oration for the bachelor's degree, he gives me to understand, he will treat of the classical myths, viewed in the aspect of baby stories, and has a great mind to discuss the expediency of using up the whole of ancient history, for the same purpose.
Hardly a week later, Duty presented itself in his study under the disguise of Fred Vincy, now returned from Omnibus College with his bachelor's degree.
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She holds a bachelor's degree in marketing with an emphasis in advertising from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL).
More than 30 percent of Americans age 25 and older have earned at least a bachelor's degree, the highest percentage ever, according to the Census Bureau.
Kelli Burgers received her bachelor's degree in accounting and finance from Western Washington University and is a business assurance staff accountant.
Agbelusi is a graduate of Tehachapi High School, currently pursuing a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering.
He was previously managing director of Putnam Investments, and holds a bachelor's degree from Syracuse University.
A study released last month revealed that newsletters and trade publications pay first-year bachelor's degree journalism graduates more than the national average, but that those salaries dropped nearly 6 percent from the 2003 survey.
Mathis graduated summa cum laude from the University of Florida in 2003, earning both a Bachelor's degree in Accounting and a Master's degree in Taxation.
He received his bachelor's degree in religious studies/philosophy at the University of Windsor in 1972.