Definitions for junior college

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

jun′ior col′lege(n.)

  1. 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.

    Category: Education

Origin of junior college:

1895–1900, Amer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. junior college(noun)

    a college that offers only the first two years terminating in an associate degree

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. junior college(noun)ˈdʒun yər

    a college in the U.S. that has a two-year program


  1. junior college(Noun)

    An institution of higher education that awards the associate's degree but not bachelor's degree or higher.


  1. Junior college

    The term junior college refers to different educational institutions in different countries.


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