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14 terms
College Vocabulary
FAFSA
Loan
Scholarship
Grant
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid. A form about th…
Money for college from the government that you have to pay ba…
Money for college that you earn because of grades, academics,…
Money for college from the government that you do not have to…
FAFSA
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid. A form about th…
Loan
Money for college from the government that you have to pay ba…
14 terms
College Vocabulary
FAFSA
Loan
Scholarship
Grant
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid. A form about th…
Money for college from the government that you have to pay ba…
Money for college that you earn because of grades, academics,…
Money for college from the government that you do not have to…
FAFSA
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid. A form about th…
Loan
Money for college from the government that you have to pay ba…
20 terms
College Vocabulary
Campus
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Dormitory
a field on which the buildings of a university are situated
a degree on successfully completed undergraduate studies
an academic degree higher than a bachelor's degree
a college building containing living quarters for students
Campus
a field on which the buildings of a university are situated
Bachelor's Degree
a degree on successfully completed undergraduate studies
College Vocabulary
Undergraduate Student
Private College
Public College/University
Liberal Arts College
A student at a college or university who has not yet earned a…
An educational institution of higher education in which fundi…
An educational institution of higher education which is suppo…
A four-year college focused on broad student learning in writ…
Undergraduate Student
A student at a college or university who has not yet earned a…
Private College
An educational institution of higher education in which fundi…
46 terms
College Vocabulary
application
admissions
campus
quad
what you fill out to try to get into the school
the office or group of people who decide if you will get into…
the name of the area where all the buildings and dormitories…
part of the campus where a lot of students hang out and activ…
application
what you fill out to try to get into the school
admissions
the office or group of people who decide if you will get into…
16 terms
College Vocabulary
college
university
college hours
diploma
a. an institution that delivers post-secondary education and…
a. an institution of higher learning that grants degrees upon…
a. the term used to denote the amount of credit one receives…
a. a degree or certificate of completion of learning requirem…
college
a. an institution that delivers post-secondary education and…
university
a. an institution of higher learning that grants degrees upon…
40 terms
College Vocabulary
abstruse
sardonic
quintessence
nebulous
hard to understand
bitter or scornful
typical example of quality or class
hazy; cloudy; vague
abstruse
hard to understand
sardonic
bitter or scornful
16 terms
College Vocabulary
Universities
Public University
Private University
Vocational and Technical Career College
many degree options, provide the idealized "college experienc…
university funded by the government that provides in-state tu…
university dependent upon tuition, fees, and private sources…
provide terminal associate's degrees and career certificates…
Universities
many degree options, provide the idealized "college experienc…
Public University
university funded by the government that provides in-state tu…
39 terms
College Vocabulary
FAFSA
Stafford Loan
Subsidized Loan
Scholarship
Free application for a financial student aid.
A federal loan that is either subsidized or unsubsidized.
the government pays the interest on that loan while you're in…
Financial aid that is earned through academics or athletics
FAFSA
Free application for a financial student aid.
Stafford Loan
A federal loan that is either subsidized or unsubsidized.
10 terms
College vocabulary
Student
library
dormitory
coursebook
sinh viên
thư viện
ký túc xá
giáo trình
Student
sinh viên
library
thư viện
23 terms
College Vocabulary
Certificate
Associates Degree (A.A. or A.S)
Bachelor's Degree (BA and BS)
Master's Degree
an award for completion of a program designed for at least on…
Diploma earned after successfully completing a required progr…
Undergraduate degree earned from a 4-year program which indic…
a degree which requires at least one, but no more than two, f…
Certificate
an award for completion of a program designed for at least on…
Associates Degree (A.A. or A.S)
Diploma earned after successfully completing a required progr…
34 terms
College Fundamentals-College Vocabulary
Articulation
Associate Degree
Audit
bachelor's degree
A formal agreement between high schools and colleges or betwe…
A diploma earned after successfully completing a required pro…
A student who audits a course formally registers for it and a…
A college degree which can often be earned by following a fou…
Articulation
A formal agreement between high schools and colleges or betwe…
Associate Degree
A diploma earned after successfully completing a required pro…
16 terms
College Vocabulary
Admissions
CLEP
Commuter
Credit Hour
The office in charge of accepting students into that particul…
College Level Examination Program; The opportunity to take va…
A person who drives back and forth from college and home.
The number of hours spent in class; these add up in order to…
Admissions
The office in charge of accepting students into that particul…
CLEP
College Level Examination Program; The opportunity to take va…
36 terms
College Vocabulary
Undergraduate
Graduate student
Certificate
Associate's degree
A student in a college or university who has not yet earned a…
A student who continues studies after college graduation. Gra…
A document acknowledging the completion of a specific course…
A degree that generally takes two years of study and is award…
Undergraduate
A student in a college or university who has not yet earned a…
Graduate student
A student who continues studies after college graduation. Gra…
22 terms
College Vocabulary: Types of Colleges and Degrees!!
community college
junior college (JC)
degree
university
a small college located near you; can only provide an associa…
a small college located near you; can only provide an associa…
a type of certification that is given after you complete cert…
a school that offers courses leading to bachelor's, master's…
community college
a small college located near you; can only provide an associa…
junior college (JC)
a small college located near you; can only provide an associa…
34 terms
College Fundamentals-College Vocabulary
Articulation
Associate Degree
Audit
bachelor's degree
A formal agreement between high schools and colleges or betwe…
A diploma earned after successfully completing a required pro…
A student who audits a course formally registers for it and a…
A college degree which can often be earned by following a fou…
Articulation
A formal agreement between high schools and colleges or betwe…
Associate Degree
A diploma earned after successfully completing a required pro…
18 terms
College Vocabulary
Trasfer credit
SAT
Work study
Dorm
Some students attend more than one institution during their c…
Test designed to measure a student's level of knowledge in ba…
Doing an assigned job for the college to help with the financ…
A building primarily providing sleeping and living for large…
Trasfer credit
Some students attend more than one institution during their c…
SAT
Test designed to measure a student's level of knowledge in ba…
27 terms
College Vocabulary
College
GPA
Credit
Major
An institution of higher learning, often referred to as a "fo…
It is figured by averaging the numerical value of a student's…
given for attending one lecture hour of class each week.
A student's concentrated field of study.
College
An institution of higher learning, often referred to as a "fo…
GPA
It is figured by averaging the numerical value of a student's…
36 terms
College Vocabulary
Associate's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree
Two-year degree given by a junior college
A four-year degree given by a college or university (basic de…
An advanced degree requiring at least one year of study beyon…
The highest degree given, requiring at least three years of s…
Associate's Degree
Two-year degree given by a junior college
Bachelor's Degree
A four-year degree given by a college or university (basic de…
12 terms
College Vocabulary
Register
Credit
Tuition
Resident
Registro
credito
costo de matrícula
residente
Register
Registro
Credit
credito
28 terms
College Vocabulary
ACT:
Bachelor's Degree (BA, BS):
Credit/Credit Hour:
Financial Aid:
The ACT® is a curriculum- and standards-based educational and…
Bachelor's of Arts or Bachelor's of Science. First college de…
Used to classify the time spent and value of classes. One cre…
All types of financial help - scholarships, grants, and loans…
ACT:
The ACT® is a curriculum- and standards-based educational and…
Bachelor's Degree (BA, BS):
Bachelor's of Arts or Bachelor's of Science. First college de…
44 terms
College Vocabulary
accredited
ACT
SAT
GRE
colleges that have acceptable standards for their graduates
college entrance exam that covers four areas: English, mathem…
the college entrance exam that covers two areas: Math, Eviden…
graduate school entrance exam that is a broad assessment of y…
accredited
colleges that have acceptable standards for their graduates
ACT
college entrance exam that covers four areas: English, mathem…
16 terms
College Vocabulary
Certificates
Faculty
Transfer
Syllabus
n. a short program of study at a college
n. full-time & part-time professors
v. to move from community college to a university ( after fin…
n. a paper that tells important information about the class (…
Certificates
n. a short program of study at a college
Faculty
n. full-time & part-time professors
15 terms
College Vocabulary
an application
an interview
a transcript
a letter of recommendation
une demande d'inscription
un entretien
un relevé de notes
une lettre de recommandation
an application
une demande d'inscription
an interview
un entretien
14 terms
College Vocabulary
SAT/ACT
AP/Pre-AP
Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
College entrance exams
Advanced Placement: These kinds of classes are college-level…
Also known as an A. A. It's a two-year degree from a communit…
Also known as a B. A. It's a four-year degree from a college…
SAT/ACT
College entrance exams
AP/Pre-AP
Advanced Placement: These kinds of classes are college-level…
College Vocabulary
ACT/SAT
AP
Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Standardized tests for college admissions. Measures what a st…
Advanced Placement
2-year degree
4-year degree
ACT/SAT
Standardized tests for college admissions. Measures what a st…
AP
Advanced Placement
17 terms
College Vocabulary
accreditation
admission
advisor
articulation
Certification that a school or an instructional program meets…
Approval for a student to attend an educational institution.…
A member of the college faculty or staff who assists students…
A formal agreement between high schools and colleges or betwe…
accreditation
Certification that a school or an instructional program meets…
admission
Approval for a student to attend an educational institution.…
College vocabulary
Pre-requisite
Transcript
Professor
Syllabus
A class to take before you can take anoher class.
A list of your classes and grades
Teacher
Order of things taught in a class and timelines for things due
Pre-requisite
A class to take before you can take anoher class.
Transcript
A list of your classes and grades
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College Vocabulary 2
register
tuition
financial aid
transfer
(v) to sign up for a class Example: ESL and college students…
(n) The cost of your classes. This is charged per credit or p…
(n) Money to help pay for college. This includes scholarships…
(v.) To move from a community college to a 4 year university…
register
(v) to sign up for a class Example: ESL and college students…
tuition
(n) The cost of your classes. This is charged per credit or p…
15 terms
College Vocabulary
This person will help you select your…
Requires student to maintain cumulativ…
Takes place after Academic Probation i…
These are credit hours that an institu…
Academic Advisor / Counselor
Academic Probation
Academic Suspension
Advanced Standing Credit
This person will help you select your…
Academic Advisor / Counselor
Requires student to maintain cumulativ…
Academic Probation
9 terms
College Vocabulary
Major
Application
Degree
Community College
The main subject a student studies in college
The Process of getting into a college
A cirtificate of deploma givin to you in college
A two year college that offers an associate degree
Major
The main subject a student studies in college
Application
The Process of getting into a college
21 terms
college vocabulary
I am trying to decide on my future car…
I don't think I can afford higher educ…
In high school I was amazing at sports.
College is not free.
I should do an internship.
I need to get financial aid.
So I was recommended for a scholarship.
You have to pay tuition.
I am trying to decide on my future car…
I should do an internship.
I don't think I can afford higher educ…
I need to get financial aid.
College Vocabulary
accredidation
articulation
associate's degree
baccalaureate (bachelor's) degree
Certification that a school or instructional programs meets u…
A formal agreement between schools and colleges designed to m…
A degree earned in a community or technical college that usua…
A degree earned in a college or university that usually requi…
accredidation
Certification that a school or instructional programs meets u…
articulation
A formal agreement between schools and colleges designed to m…
14 terms
College Vocabulary
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Community College
Doctorate degree
A degree granted after two years of study, often by a communi…
A degree awarded by a college or university for completing un…
An educational institution offering a two-year course that is…
The highest academic degree in any field of knowledge.
Associate's degree
A degree granted after two years of study, often by a communi…
Bachelor's degree
A degree awarded by a college or university for completing un…
10 terms
Electoral College Vocabulary
Campagin
Canidate
Caucus
Electoral College
process of gathering public support for a political candidate
a person that runs for a political office
meeting where party leaders and supporters select candidates…
process by which electors from each state cast their ballot f…
Campagin
process of gathering public support for a political candidate
Canidate
a person that runs for a political office
12 terms
College Vocabulary 1
FAFSA (n.)
Loan (n, v.)
Scholarship (n.)
Grant (n.)
A form about the money you and/or your parents make. You must…
(n.) Money for college from the government that you have to p…
Money for college that you earn because of grades, academics,…
n. Money for college from the government that you do not have…
FAFSA (n.)
A form about the money you and/or your parents make. You must…
Loan (n, v.)
(n.) Money for college from the government that you have to p…
12 terms
College Vocabulary
affiliation
brochure
course
credit
a group is related or controlled by another organization
a thin book that gives information or advertises something
A class in a particular subject
Official acceptance and recording or coursework
affiliation
a group is related or controlled by another organization
brochure
a thin book that gives information or advertises something
17 terms
College Vocabulary
ACT/SAT
AP/Pre-AP
Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
paper-based standardized test; American College Testing; Scho…
advanced placement courses
an undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and univ…
an undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and univ…
ACT/SAT
paper-based standardized test; American College Testing; Scho…
AP/Pre-AP
advanced placement courses
15 terms
College vocabulary
tuition
grant
scholarship
loan
money you pay for college
when the government pays part of your tuition
money that someone gives you to pay for school
money you borrow
tuition
money you pay for college
grant
when the government pays part of your tuition
24 terms
College Vocabulary
Associate's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree
Two-year degree typically given by a junior/community college
A four-year degree given by a college or university (basic de…
An advanced degree requiring at least one, usually two, year(…
The highest degree given, requiring at least three years of s…
Associate's Degree
Two-year degree typically given by a junior/community college
Bachelor's Degree
A four-year degree given by a college or university (basic de…
17 terms
College Vocabulary
Cooperative Education
Capitalized Interest
Default
Deferment
When a degree program is combined with an internship in a com…
Unpaid interest that has been added to the principal balance…
When you don't make your payments as promised; may require en…
a period during which repayment of the principal and interest…
Cooperative Education
When a degree program is combined with an internship in a com…
Capitalized Interest
Unpaid interest that has been added to the principal balance…
15 terms
College Vocabulary
Ailurophile
Ameliorate
Assemblage
Bucolic
A cat-lover
To make or become better, more bearable, or more satisfactory
A gathering
In a lovely rural setting
Ailurophile
A cat-lover
Ameliorate
To make or become better, more bearable, or more satisfactory
15 terms
College Vocabulary
Dissemble
Dulcet
Ebullience
Efflorescence
Deceive. Conceal one's true motives, feelings, or beliefs.
Sweet, sugary. (especially of sound) (often used ironically)
Bubbling enthusiasm. The quality of being cheerful and full o…
An example or result of growth and development.
Dissemble
Deceive. Conceal one's true motives, feelings, or beliefs.
Dulcet
Sweet, sugary. (especially of sound) (often used ironically)
58 terms
College Vocabulary
Acceptance Rate
Accreditation
ACT
Advanced Placement
The percentage of applicants a college accepts for admission
Certification that a college meets the standards of a state,…
test taken by high school students and used by college admiss…
Course work and test taken in high school to waive introducto…
Acceptance Rate
The percentage of applicants a college accepts for admission
Accreditation
Certification that a college meets the standards of a state,…
24 terms
College vocabulary
Gastr
Cardi
Megal
Itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Inflammation
Gastr
Stomach
Cardi
Heart
220 terms
College Vocabulary
ambivalence
ascertain
autonomy
destitute
n. having conflicting feelings, such as love and hate, about…
v. to find out definitely; to learn with certainty
n. independence; the quality of being self-governing
adj. completely lacking; poor; impoverished
ambivalence
n. having conflicting feelings, such as love and hate, about…
ascertain
v. to find out definitely; to learn with certainty
34 terms
College Fundamentals-College Vocabulary (example)
Articulation
Associate Degree
Audit
bachelor's degree
A formal agreement between high schools and colleges or betwe…
A diploma earned after successfully completing a required pro…
A student who audits a course formally registers for it and a…
A college degree which can often be earned by following a fou…
Articulation
A formal agreement between high schools and colleges or betwe…
Associate Degree
A diploma earned after successfully completing a required pro…
23 terms
College Vocabulary: Chapter 3
adjacent
appendix
commence
discrete
near, next to
part at the end of a book containing extra information
start
clearly separate
adjacent
near, next to
appendix
part at the end of a book containing extra information
15 terms
College Vocabulary
ego
defense
intervene
obstreperous
I, Self
mental processes that protect individuals from strong or stre…
to come between
noisy and boisterous
ego
I, Self
defense
mental processes that protect individuals from strong or stre…
15 terms
College Vocabulary
Evocative
Fetching
Felicity
Forbearance
Suggestive
Pretty
Pleasantness
Withholding response to provocation; refraining from something.
Evocative
Suggestive
Fetching
Pretty
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