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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.
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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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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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from The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and his A.B. degree in English from Princeton University.
Kautz received an A.B. degree in mathematics from Cornell University, an M.A.
She has an A.B. degree from Cornell University and a J.D.
Based on the website of the Ateneo School of Law, Guevarra took up graduate studies in Economics at the University of the Philippines after obtaining his A.B. degree, Major in Political Science, from Ateneo de Manila in 1974.
She earned an A.B. degree from the College of Our Lady of the Elms, Chicopee, a M.Ed.
Armand Edward Singer (1914-2007) came to WVU as a Teaching Fellow in Romance Languages in 1940 with an A.B. degree from Amherst and an M.A.
After earning an A.B. degree in economics from Harvard in 1948, he moved on to earn an M.B.A.
He received an A.B. degree from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Ph.D.
Campbell received an A.B. degree from the University of California, Berkeley in 1933.
Rippe received his A.B. degree in economics from Harvard College and his Ph.D.
A native of Omaha, Neb., he received the A.B. degree from Stanford University, and his J.D.