a college bachelor's degree.
Recently, St. George's University began offering baccalaureate degree programs at its school of arts and sciences.
an examination intended to qualify successful candidates for higher education.
To earn a high school diploma, students must take an exam called a baccalaureate .
a religious service held at some educational institutions before commencement, containing a farewell sermon to the graduating class.
But when I got there on a recent Sunday morning, I learned that it wasn't so much a graduation as a baccalaureate , which is some sort of religious ceremony.