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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 »

According to Davenport University, a diploma is equivalent to a GED certificate or completed homeschooling at the secondary level. GED refers to General Education Development. More »

A college diploma is a certificate earned when a student achieves graduation from an accredited college program, earning anywhere from 30 to over 70 college credits. A "diploma" is the technical term used for the piece o... More »

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