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 Degree-holders with no debt have more than twice as much saved as nondegree-holders with no debt. Demetria Gallegos, WSJ, "A Surprising Finding About Student Loans, Retirement Savings," 10 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of nondegree

1891, in the meaning defined above

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“Nondegree.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nondegree. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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