What does A.B. stand for as an academic degree?

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The Artium Baccalaureatus (A.B.) Degree is the same as a Bachelor's in Arts (B.A.). American universities use either the A.B. or B.A. terminology, but not usually both.


Harvard, Cornell, and Princeton are among the American universities that grant the A.B. degree rather than B.A. In the past, an A.B. designated studies in the classical arts; today, it is indistinguishable from a B.A.
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What is an academic degree?

Title conferred by a college or university to indicate completion of a course of study or extent of academic achievement.

What does BS stand for as an academic degree?

Bachelor's of Science. Undergraduate colleges primarily award two types of degrees- a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Arts. A BS is the former: a Bachelor of Science

What does AA stand for as an academic degree?

AA as an academic degree stands for Associates of Arts. The difference between Associates of Arts, Associates of Science, and Associates of Applied Science: Associate d

Is a A.B. degree equivilent to a B.S. degree?

The Artium Baccalaureatus (A.B.) Degree is equivalent to a BS in that both are bachelor degrees. However, the focus is different. . Artium Baccalaureatus (A.B.) Degree

What does AAA plus stand for as an academic degree?

Well, the AA stands for associate of arts degree. I personally have never heard of an AA Plus as a degree, unless the institution itself is identifying it as a transfer progra