Meaning of “junior college” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"junior college" in British English

See all translations

junior collegenoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌdʒuː.ni.ə ˈkɒl.ɪdʒ/ us /ˌdʒuː.ni.njɚ ˈkɑː.lɪdʒ/ US

a college in the US where students study for two years

(Definition of “junior college” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"junior college" in American English

See all translations

junior collegenoun [ C ]

us /ˈdʒun·jər ˈkɑl·ɪdʒ/

a community college

(Definition of “junior college” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)