Doctor of Arts

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Noun1.Doctor of Arts - an honorary arts degreeDoctor of Arts - an honorary arts degree    
honorary degree, honoris causa - a degree conferred to honor the recipient
2.Doctor of Arts - a doctor's degree with a special disciplinary focus
doctorate, doctor's degree - one of the highest earned academic degrees conferred by a university
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He also passed through all the degrees of licentiate, master, and doctor of arts.
Martinelli and Bodenhamer will also receive honorary degrees: Martinelli, the Doctor of Humane Letters degree, and Bodenhamer, the Doctor of Arts and Humane Letters degree.
Atlanta University launched its doctor of arts in humanities programs almost 40 years ago, and, since the 1988 merger with Clark College, Clark Atlanta University has continued to award the degrees.
9 (ANI): England batting legend and batting coach Graham Gooch has received an honorary Doctor of Arts degree from the University of East London, despite leaving school early to do an engineering apprenticeship and admitting that he was "never particularly academic as a youngster".
He won an award to study marble carving in Italy and other awards include an Honorary Doctor of Arts from Plymouth University and Associate Research Fellow at Dartington College of Arts.
Crossley, who also holds an honorary Doctor of Arts degree from Pine Manor College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, is a Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow.
GARY MCLOUTH earned a Doctor of Arts in English at SUNY Albany where he won the President's Distinguished Dissertation Award for Death and Other Frustrations.
He earned an undergraduate degree in social science education with honors from Fort Valley State University, a master of arts degree in American history and political science from Villanova University, a doctor of arts in American history and curriculum development from Carnegie Mellon University, and a doctor of philosophy in African-American and cultural studies from Goldsmith College at the University of London.
The actress, who graduated from Ivy League rival Yale University in 1985, received an honorary doctor of arts degree.
Tomorrow sees former Birmingham art student Harry Eccleston OBE awarded an honorary Doctor of Arts.
Gail Kettlewell, director of the doctor of arts program at George Mason University's National Center for Community College Education, has a quick response: "Be persistent.
Liz McColgan is to have her track achievements recognised on Friday with an honorary Doctor of Arts degree from Abertay University in her native Dundee.