Definitions for community college
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word community college
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a nonresidential junior college supported in part by local government funds.
Origin of community college:
a nonresidential junior college offering a curriculum fitted to the needs of the community
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
community college(noun)əˈmyu nɪ ti
a two-year college for people from a local area
studying criminal justice at a community college
An educational institution providing college education granting certificates, diplomas, and Associates' degrees, but not higher level degrees. The name derives from the fact that community colleges primarily attract and accept students from the local community, and are often supported by the local community through property taxes. A junior college.
A secondary school, usually offering extended services of some sort.
A community college is a type of educational institution. The term can have different meanings in different countries.
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