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Doctor of Philosophy
NOUN
1.
the highest degree awarded by a graduate school, usually to a person who has completed at least three years of graduate study and a dissertation approved by a board of professors.
2.
a person who has been awarded this degree. Abbreviation: Ph.D.
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A Doctor of Philosophy is a type of doctoral degree awarded by universities in many countries. Ph.D.s are awarded for a wide range of programs in the sciences  ...

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Apr 17, 2017 ... The Ph.D. is a doctoral degree, specifically called a "doctor of philosophy" degree , awarded to graduate students after completing a ...

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The Doctor of Philosophy, (PhD, Ph.D., DPhil or D.Phil.) is a degree a person gets from a university by finishing a doctorate program. In many areas of study, the ...

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A doctor of philosophy degree is also commonly known as a Ph.D. While many individuals with a doctor of philosophy pursue a career as a college professor, ...

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The PhD degree is awarded by the University of California as the mark of highest achievement in preparation for active scholarship and research in an academic ...

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In the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree program at the Bloomberg School, students focus on the creation of new and innovative knowledge – it's primarily a  ...

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Philosophy means “love of wisdom” and Doctor - means “highest degree in university”. Thereby, Ph.D. is the highest degree awarded by a university to a person who ...

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Learn about the OHSU School of Nursing Doctor of Philosophy program.