junior college

noun
Updated on: 21 Nov 2017

Definition of junior college

: an educational institution that offers two years of studies corresponding to those in the first two years of a four-year college and that often offers technical, vocational, and liberal studies to the adults of a community

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First Known Use of junior college

1899


JUNIOR COLLEGE Defined for English Language Learners

junior college

noun

Definition of junior college for English Language Learners

  • : a school that has two years of studies similar to those in the first two years of a four-year college


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