A career diploma is formal documentation a person receives after completing specialized college-level training for entry or advancement into a given profession. Typically, a diploma program is shorter than a full degree ... More » Education Colleges & Universities

An advanced diploma is a high school diploma that indicates a student has achieved more than the bare minimum. More courses must be taken to earn an advanced diploma. Typically, additional math, laboratory science and la... More » Education Colleges & Universities

A diploma mill as an organization that offers a diploma for a fee while requiring very little substantive coursework, as defined by the Higher Education Opportunity Act. Diploma mills are often unaccredited by recognized... More » Education Colleges & Universities
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