College & Career Prep, Apex
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2 year colleges that offer an associate's degree
Vocational schools offer _______ when the course work is completed
What degree is offered after completing a 4 year program in a college or university?
What type of education system offers masters and doctorate degrees?
Within a major, students can choose to study a specific area.
A school operated for the express purpose of giving its students the skills needed to perform a certain job.
A process of admission that does not review an applicant's academic qualifications.
The process in which applications are reviewed based on academic performance, completion of rigorous coursework, and extracurricular activities.
4 year colleges and universities
Which institutions utilize competitive admission?
Required courses that build knowledge in a specific field.
general education requirements
Required courses that educate a college student in a broad range of subject areas.
How many credit hours does a student typically need to complete general education requirements at a four-year college.
The typical number of courses to finish a major.
Required courses taken outside of a major and beyond the general education requirements.
developmental education, general liberal arts, career education
Types of education that you can receive at a community college.
A training program in which you earn wages while you learn a skill.
Generally how long is an apprenticeship program?
An education and career focused opportunity that connects classroom academics with supervised work experience.
Students can do job shadowing & dual enrollment courses.
An organization founded by businesses in a specific industry for the purpose of collaboration between companies.