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doctorate

The degree or status of a doctor as conferred by a university. A higher postgraduate qualification. See also DOCTOR OF MEDICINE.
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Laguerre earned a bachelor's from L'Universite d'Etat d'Haiti: Ecole Normale Superieure in Haiti, and masters degrees and a doctorate from the University of Kansas.
Accounting doctorate programs typically waive tuition fees and provide a small stipend, but it sometimes won't cover the cost of living in a more expensive city.
This is only the second occasion the University has awarded Honorary Doctorates.
Speaking after the ceremony, Charles Tilley said: "I am delighted to be awarded this honorary doctorate.
Brian added: "The doctorate was demanding and tested my commitment to achieving but I can now carry what I've learned into my own business.
Other celebrities and politicians who have accepted honorary doctorates from Irish universities include Ronald Reagan, Bertie Ahern, Roy Keane, Gay Byrne and Bill Cullen.
Accepting the award, Sir Jon said: "I am honoured to receive this doctorate and will always cherish it.
Based on our proposal to gain an approval for our doctorate programme from the ministry, we were able to prove the vast amount of interest in having a doctorate in law in the region," said Maj Gen Al Mazeina.
The Educational Doctorate attracts high achieving participants from the UAE and throughout the region interested in topics that include teaching, learning, management, policy, special education and others.
Detailed information is provided in 17 tables by field of doctorate, doctoral institution, and characteristics of the doctorate recipient, including sex, race/ ethnicity and citizenship.
AP) -- The State Board of Education is sticking by its requirement for the next chancellor of Alabama's two-year college system to have an earned doctorate from an accredited college or university.