junior collegejunior college
a school offering courses for two years beyond high school, either as the first two years of a standard four-year college program or as a complete career-training program resulting in a certificate or an associate degree
An educational institution offering a two-year course that is generally the equivalent of the first two years of a four-year undergraduate course.
(plural junior colleges)
- An institution of higher education that awards the associate's degree but not bachelor's degree or higher.
- attributive form of junior college
- junior-college student