nondegree

adjective
non·​de·​gree | \ ˌnän-di-ˈgrē How to pronounce nondegree (audio) \

Definition of nondegree

: not being, leading to, or required for an academic degree a nondegree program nondegree courses

Examples of nondegree in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web By the last count, there are over 720,000 nondegree certifications and credentials available right now in the U.S. alone. Jonathan Finkelstein, Forbes, 20 May 2021 Degree-holders with no debt have more than twice as much saved as nondegree-holders with no debt. Demetria Gallegos, WSJ, 10 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of nondegree

1891, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of nondegree was in 1891

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30 May 2021

Cite this Entry

“Nondegree.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nondegree. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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