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Word: credential

Definition: evidence concerning one's authority; written proof of a person's position; Ex. The new ambassador presented his credentials to the court.

Sentences Containing 'credential'

After working as a chemist again for a year, he got a junior college teaching credential, and taught psychology and social science at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill CA for 7 years.
Beginning in the 2011-2012 academic year the School of Education will offer a Special Education Credential. It also offers four Masters of Arts Degrees in School Counseling, Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Administration and Higher Education.
By 2002, the organization also established medical credential standards, improved medical monitoring of patients, and implemented quality and financial controls.
Credential creep is the trend whereby the credentials required for a certain position are increasing.
Georgia officials accepted those credentials because of letters they received from a credential evaluator, Career Consultants International of Sunrise, Fla. CCI said the credentials were equal to those from a regionally accredited U.S. university.
Most professional library jobs require a professional post-baccalaureate degree in library science, or one of its equivalent terms, library and information science as a basic credential. In the United States and Canada the certification usually comes from a master's degree granted by an ALA-accredited institution, so even non-scholarly librarians have an originally academic background.
MƒA SD's mission is to improve student learning of mathematics by providing selected teachers (MƒA Fellows) with extensive professional support in their credential year and in their first four years of teaching.
NSCHBC offers a credential in the field; Certified Healthcare Business Consultant or "CHBC"; a directory searchable by specialty and state; and continuing education programs.
The Certified Business Manager (CBM) is a credential created and administered by the Association of Professionals in Business Management (APBM) ..
The school currently offers courses enabling students to obtain their Preliminary Teaching Credential (Multiple Subject or Single Subject), as well as Administrative and Pupil Personnel Services Credentials.
To start the suicide process, the user has to provide their login credential for the social network from which they want to be deleted, and then "watch your life passing by and reflect upon your real virtual friends", while private content and friend relationships are removed.

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