A degree is any of a wide range of status levels conferred by institutions of higher education, such as universities, normally as the result of successfully completing a program of study.
In the Philippines, there are different types general term that follow each specific degree. These include:
- Associate degree
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Licentiate degree
- Specialist degree
- Engineer's degree
- Professional Doctorate degree
- Research Doctorate degree
Abbreviations for degrees can place the level either before or after the faculty or discipline, depending in the institution. Various other abbreviations also vary between institutions, for instance BS and BSc both stand for 'Bachelor of Science'.
There are various conventions for indicating degrees and diplomas after one's name. Usually, only the highest degree attained by the individual is placed after his or her name. In others, it is usual to give the full sequence, in some cases giving abbreviations also for the discipline, the institution, and (where it applies) the level of honors.
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