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Record 1 1999-06-09


Subject field(s)
  • Degrees and Diplomas (Educ.)

A credential or qualification generally awarded after a two-year program in a junior college or technical institute but also awarded by some four-year institutions; thus, it may be a terminal degree as well as an intermediate qualification. Refers to Associate in Arts (A.A.), Associate in Science (A.S.), and others (United States and United States-derived systems).


  • Grades et diplômes

(Université de Moncton). Le grade d'associé est décerné à l'étudiant qui a complété la première moitié d'un programme spécialisé, avec une moyenne cumulative finale égale ou supérieure à 2.0 dans les disciplines où le Sénat a autorisé ce grade. Le Sénat n'autorise le grade d'associé que si la première moitié du programme spécialisé constitue un tout en soi.


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