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an official report that has a list of classes you took and the grades received

admission

permission that is given to someone to study at a college

tuition

the charge or fee for instruction, as at a private school or a college or university

scholarship

a sum of money given to a student to pursue his or her studies

financial aid

money given or lent to students at college to pay for their education.

credit

a unit that shows you have completed part of a college course

requirement

that which is required by an academic institution in a course of study.

professor

a teacher of the highest academic rank in a college or university

community college

a college that people can go to for two years to learn a skill or prepare for university

university

an institution of learning of the highest level authorized to confer both undergraduate and graduate degrees

vocational school

a school that teaches you the skills you need to do a particular job.

pathway

courses taken by a student to gain entry to a higher course or towards a final qualification

major

the main subject that you study at a college or university

minor

the second main subject that you study at a college or university

apprentice

a person who works for another in order to learn a trade

associate's degree

a two-year degree awarded by community colleges, career schools, colleges, and universities

undergraduate

a student in the first four years of college

bachelor's degree

a university or college degree received after four years of study

graduate school

a college where you can study for a master's degree

master's degree

a university degree you get by studying for 2 years after your first degree

doctorate

the highest level of degree given by a university

occupation

a person's usual or principal work or business, esp. as a means of earning a living; vocation

profession

a job that needs special education or training

application

a form to be filled out by an applicant, as for a job or a driver's license

resume

a written list and description of your education and previous jobs

credentials

someone's education, experience, etc. that prove s/he has the ability to do a job

references

a person who knows you well and writes a letter containing information about you, usually to a new employer

interview

a formal meeting in which someone is asked questions, usually to find out if s/he is good enough for a job

hire

to employ someone to work for you

employer

the person/s who pays someone to work for them

employee

someone who is paid to work for a person, organization, or company

trade

a particular job, especially one in which you work with your hands

minimum wage

the lowest amount of money that can be legally paid per hour to a worker

outsourcing

the practice of using workers, supplies, or parts from an outside company instead of producing them yourself

personnel

the people who work for an employer

salary

money that you receive yearly as payment for the organization you work for

hourly wage

the amount you earn for every hour you work

overtime

time that you work on your job in addition to your usual working hours

benefits

money or help that you get (such as insurance) as part of your job.

income

the money that you make from working

colleague

someone you work with, especially in a profession

promotion

a move to a better more responsible position at work

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