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noncredit

[non-kred-it] /nɒnˈkrɛd ɪt/
adjective
1.
(of academic courses) carrying or conferring no official academic credit in a particular program or toward a particular degree or diploma.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; non- + credit
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Examples for noncredit
  • The college also offers noncredit continuing education programs to enrich individuals' personal and professional lives.
  • Students taking noncredit courses do not earn college credit and do not pay education fees.
  • Community college courses can be either for credit or noncredit.
  • noncredit and remedial and study abroad courses shall not be excluded from eligibility.

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