Phd vs. Doctorate

Phd vs. Doctorate — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Phd and Doctorate

Phdnoun

an American doctorate usually based on at least 3 years graduate study and a dissertation; the highest degree awarded by a graduate school

Doctoratenoun

The degree or status of a doctor as conferred by a university.

Doctoratenoun

The highest degree awarded by a university faculty.

Doctorateverb

(archaic) To make (someone) into a doctor.

Doctoratenoun

one of the highest academic degrees conferred by a university