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graduate

 [graj´oo-at]
1. person who has received a degree from a university or college.
2. a measuring vessel marked by a series of lines.

grad·u·ate

(grad'yū-ăt),
A vessel, usually of glass and suitably marked, used for measuring the volume of liquids; graduate cylinder.
[Mediev. L. graduatus, fr. L. gradus, step]

graduate

An obsolete term that dignified laboratory glassware with marks for measuring volume; it is still used in adjectival form, as in a graduated cylinder.

graduate

1. person who has received a degree from a university or college.
2. a measuring vessel marked by a series of lines.

graduate programs
educational programs for persons who already have their basic degree that entitles them to practice. Includes programs provided for persons attempting postgraduate research degrees, vocational diplomas and coursework masterates, and for refresher and update courses for professional veterinarians under the general heading of professional continuing education.
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5,211 out of a total of 6,466 full-time fresh NUS graduates from the Class of 2017 and 595 out of 825 follow-up NUS graduates3 participated in the joint survey.
This includes jobs such as dancers, choreographers, fitness instructors, youth and community workers, and IT user support technicians, which account for a third of employed recent graduates in the UK.
Comparing the results of the survey for the graduates of private and government educational institutions, the results showed that graduates of government educational institutions are more employed than the graduates of private educational institutions.
Ten new graduates were employed in district nursing services and two each in obstetrics and maternity, and public health, with 17 employed in other practice settings.
In total, 285 graduates reported salary information out of 1,725 total respondents.
While there has also been a concurrent rise in the amount of undergraduate debt for whites as well as blacks, the gap between white and black college graduates has remained roughly the same over the timespan, at nearly 20 percentage points.
It also says: "It appears that in 2010 there has been a reversal as there are fewer graduates in 2009-10 entering employment in the public sector and an increase in those entering the banking and finance sector.
Jeffrey Rothschild of Worcester, a 2007 graduate of Worcester Academy and 2010 graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, will teach in New Orleans.
Graduate Work Experience pays recent graduates pounds 195 per week for eight weeks' work experience with an entrepreneurial SME.
That's exactly what Cal State Northridge broadcast journalism graduate Jonathan Flores is looking to do.
A recent survey of program graduates showed that "learning new skills" had a significant impact on their experience and influenced their applying to the CDP program.
Short-term Medical Insurance--An affordable option for your recent graduates.