Where did Obama get his doctorate degree?

Answer Barack Obama earned a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from Harvard Law School in Massachusetts. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard in 1991, and then returned to Chicago "to practice as a civil ri... Read More »

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Is a PH.D a doctorate degree?

A Ph.D., or Doctor of Philosophy, is a doctorate. A Ph.D. is the highest academic degree in a given field and usually requires additional years of study combined with research. Students can earn a ... Read More »

Is a Ph.D. a doctorate degree?

A Ph.D. granted from an accredited university is a doctorate degree. Ph.D. is an abbreviation for Doctor of Philosophy and is earned by completing extensive work, usually including teaching, resear... Read More »

Is a law degree a doctorate?

A law degree most commonly refers to degrees earned upon graduation from law school and the type of degree awarded differs worldwide. For instance, European law students graduate with a bachelor's ... Read More »

Is a PhD a doctorate degree?

A doctorate is the highest degree awarded by a university. A Ph.D., or Doctor of Philosophy, is one type of doctoral degree. Other types include Doctor of Health Administration (DHA), Doctor of Bus... Read More »