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Online Education and Degree Terms

Accreditation: A process by which an educational institution is certified by an official agency or association as maintaining acceptable standards or practices.

Academic Advisor: A campus administrator that assists students with academic or personal needs. An academic advisor may also be a professor.

Bachelor Degree: The academic degree awarded for the completion of undergraduate study. The most common bachelor degrees awarded are the B.S. or the Bachelor of Science and the B.A. Bachelor of Arts. Bachelor degrees are usually completed within four years.

Endowment: The total value of the college or universities investments. The endowment is often used to fund the operations of the college and can determine the amount of financial aid available.

Orientation: Time period before the beginning of an academic semester, trimester or quarter where new students are able to adjust to their new lives on a college or university campus through organized programs. Orientation usually takes place just prior to the beginning of an academic semester, trimester or quarter.

Insurance Jargon

actuary n. a person who calculates risks for insurance companies
assessor n. a person who calculates the value of something [eg: a building, car etc]
claim n. an application for payment under an insurance policy - to make a claim v.
employer's liability n. liability or responsibility of a firm for damage caused to one of its employees
goods in transit n. property, merchandise or any goods in the process of being transported
insurance broker n. agent who arranges insurance; middleman between insurer & policyholder
liable adj. legally obliged to pay for damage, injury etc; responsible - liability n.
policy n. a contract of insurance [eg: a product liability policy]
product liability n. liability or responsibility of a firm for damage caused by one of its products
risk n. 1 chance or possibility of injury, loss etc 2 person or thing causing risk

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