What is Post-Secondary Education?


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Which of the following would be considered a trade school post-secondary education?

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1. Someone who wants to attend a large post-secondary institution that has many degree choices at the graduate level most likely would want to attend:

2. Which of the following is true of private post-secondary institutions?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will test your understanding of post-secondary education. The quiz consists of five questions, such as a question about something that would be considered vocational post-secondary education.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be quizzed on the following topics:

  • Example of vocational post-secondary education
  • Term for a post-secondary institution with many graduate-level degree choices
  • Characteristic of private post-secondary institutions
  • For-profit vocational post-secondary institution accreditation
  • A post-secondary institution's approval by a government-recognized body of evaluators

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about post-secondary education
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about a characteristic of private post-secondary institutions and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding for-profit vocational post-secondary institution accreditation

Additional Learning

Learn more about this topic with the lesson titled What is Post-Secondary Education? This lesson can give you insight into the following:

  • Post-secondary education options
  • Difference between public and private education
  • Importance of investigating the accreditation of an institution