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Synonyms for graduation


Synonyms for graduation

the successful completion of a program of study

an academic exercise in which diplomas are conferred

a line (as on a vessel or ruler) that marks a measurement

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the act of arranging in grades

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there have been real improvements: More than two-thirds of all four-year public colleges and universities increased graduation rates from 2003 to 2013.
According to new, preliminary data reported by states for the 2013-14 school year, states continue to increase high school graduation rates and narrow the gap for traditionally underserved students.
Texas continues to outpace the national average in high school graduation rates according to annually released federal data, state education officials announced Friday.
WORCESTER -- The state's four-year graduation rate is the highest in state history and the dropout rate is the lowest in 30 years, state education officials announced Monday.
TODAY is the last chance to register for UK's biggest apprenticeship graduation.
In the highly competitive, rapidly evolving business of education, performance based funding is touted as a means to improve retention among students and the subsequent graduation rates within specified time periods such as four or six year (Sanford & Hunter, 2011; Meisenhelder, 2011; Legislature, 2010).
But last year, Oregon had the nation's second-lowest high school graduation rate, with only 69 percent of the class of 2013 receiving diplomas in four years.
A THIRD of university students will miss their graduation ceremonies this year - because they can't afford to attend.
During the 2009-2010 academic year (the most recent year for which national figures are computed), the estimated average freshman graduation rate (AFGR) reached a 40-year high of 78.
UNIVERSITIES in Wales have been accused of profiting from cashstrapped students at graduation ceremonies after raking in almost half a million pounds from services and merchandise.
Americans United has urged a full federal appeals court to hold that it is unconstitutional for a public school to hold graduation ceremonies in the sanctuary of a Wisconsin church.
Summary: DUBAI - Heriot-Watt University held its annual graduation ceremony to confer 270 undergraduate and postgraduate students with their degrees and mark the completion of their educational programmes.
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) -- The College of Southern Idaho is working to boost graduation rates in the wake of a recent report that found less than 20 percent of first-time students who enroll at the Twin Falls school earn a degree within three years.
Sources said the ECP asked Higher Education Commission (HEC) to complete the process of verifying the graduation degrees of parliamentarians rather Matric and Intermediate.
Getting students in the front door of college is only the first step--we also have to help them reach the graduation stage.