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professional student

1. Someone in the process of earning a "professional degree"—one in a field like medicine, law, or education, for instance. We have a stellar group of professional students joining our program this year.
2. slang One who continues to pursue education instead of employment. I'm starting to worry that my son just wants to be a professional student forever and will never get a job.
See also: professional
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This revised administrative manual details the operation of WICHE's Professional Student Exchange Program (PSEP).
Our organization has always supported the graduate and professional student communities and I am pleased we are in a position to provide needed products to these groups," said Dan Thibeault, president and co-founder of Graduate Leverage.
Through WICHE's Student Exchange Program--which includes the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE), the Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP), and the Professional Student Exchange Program (PSEP)--more than 30,600 residents of 15 Western states are currently enrolled at reduced levels of tuition in a variety of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs.
This may well be the most utterly self-absorbed cast of characters that TV has yet produced - just look at their jobs: soap-opera star, publicist, aspiring musician, professional student.
This report covers Fall 2010 enrollments for Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE), Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP) and Professional Student Exchange Program (PSEP) and details the funds that flow between students' home states and enrolling institutions in the Professional Student Exchange Program that receive them.
A native Houstonian, born and raised in the Bayou City area, Frank has "been a professional student since I was three," she says, adding that she has studied ballet, modern, flamenco, and ethnic dance.
Finally, almost 700 students paid significantly reduced tuition while preparing for their professional degree in 10 healthcare professions while enrolled through WICHE's Professional Student Exchange Program (PSEP).
These loans include Stafford, PLUS, Perkins, Health Education Assistance Loans (HEAL), Supplemental Loans for Students (SLS), Nursing School Loans (NSL), Health Professional Student Loans (HPSL), and existing consolidation loans when included with additional eligible loans.
The Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) has been providing Western residents with "affordable access to the healthcare professions" for more than 55 years through its Professional Student Exchange Program (PSEP).
This annual report covers Fall 2007 enrollments in the programs, and details the funding between "sending" states and "receiving" institutions in the Professional Student Exchange Program.
The Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) Professional Student Exchange Program enables students in 12 Western states to enroll in selected out-of-state professional programs, usually because those fields of study are not available at public institutions in their home states.
Using survey research method, the paper examined, evaluated, and assessed the services and programs provided by a graduate and professional student organization in a Big-10 University in the US.
accredited college or university as full-time, degree-seeking freshmen or as a first-year graduate or professional student.
is a nonprofit organization that has specialized in providing graduate and professional student loans since 1982.
The funds will be used to support the centers Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Program which helps provide education and clinical opportunities for health professional students.
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