unaccredited

adjective un·ac·cred·it·ed \ ˌən-ə-ˈkre-də-təd \
|Updated on: 4 Jul 2018

Definition of unaccredited

: not recognized as meeting prescribed standards or requirements : not accredited
  • an unaccredited institution
  • As the school was unaccredited and still didn't offer degrees (as opposed to certificates), they were ineligible for federal loans.
  • —Leslie Spenser

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circa 1828

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