junior college


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junior college

n.
An educational institution offering a two-year course that is generally the equivalent of the first two years of a four-year undergraduate course.

junior college

n
1. (Education) an educational establishment providing a two-year course that either terminates with an associate degree or is the equivalent of the freshman and sophomore years of a four-year undergraduate course
2. (Education) the junior section of a college or university

jun′ior col′lege


n.
a collegiate institution offering courses only through the first two years of college instruction and granting an associate's degree or a certificate of title.
[1895–1900, Amer.]

junior college

A college that provides a two-year course equivalent to the first two years of a four-year undergraduate course.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.junior college - a college that offers only the first two years terminating in an associate degree
college - an institution of higher education created to educate and grant degrees; often a part of a university
community college - a nonresidential junior college offering a curriculum fitted to the needs of the community
normal school, teachers college - a two-year school for training elementary teachers
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Browne also urges students to follow the paths of dialogue and negotiation instead of violence.He gave the admonition recently on the campus of the Cuttington Junior College in Margibi County during an interview with the New Dawn following a matriculation program for freshmen students.
Mahbubnagar (Telangana) [India], Oct 1 ( ANI ): As a goodwill gesture, a Telangana police official babysit a child while the infant's mother wrote her exam at the Boys Junior College in Mahbubnagar here.
College of DuPage is a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association, National Junior College Athletic Association Region IV and North Central Community College Conference (N4C).
So far Telugu was compulsory only from grades 1 to 10, but now the government has decided to extend it to the junior college level.
Bigby-Williams was named the national junior college player of the year by the NCJCAA Division I men's basketball committee Wednesday after averaging 16.8 points, 13.6 rebounds and 5.6 blocked shots as a sophomore for Gillette College.
East Mississippi won the last two National Junior College Athletic Association national championships.
Rebecca Patrick, (right) Jone County Junior College's former public relations director and current yearbook adviser and humanities instructor began working at JGC 31 years ago.
Students then spend a year at the junior college before completing their degrees at Sul Ross State University Rio Grande College.
Board of Education decision, established a segregated system of junior colleges. The state's plan was published in 1957 and, in the next few years, 13 segregated junior colleges were created.
"The undefeated 1949 Little Rock Junior College football blazed through their season winning the Little Rock Shrine Bowl to earn the right to represent the East at the fourth annual Junior Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif.
In 1956, Chicago City Junior College offered college courses by television, attracting world wide attention, and was featured in TIME and LIFE magazines.

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