Education System in USA
Education system is the system of approved transmission of knowledge and values acting within a society.
Duration of compulsory education:-6-16 years of age.
Pre-primary education- The type of schools that provides such kinds of education are:-Kindergarten, Nursery schools, Pre-school program, Child/day care centers
Primary education- years. Awards may be given in States/Districts when necessary for entry to Middle Schools. Elementary Schools provide these kinds of educations.
Middle education- Middle Schools provide these kinds of educations.
Secondary education- The type of schools that provides such kinds of education are JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOLS, HIGH SCHOOLS, SENIOR HIGH SCHOOLS
Post Secondary Education, generally known as 'college' in US, is normally governed separately from the elementary and high school system.
Non-university level studies:- includes all technical and occupational program that lead to a degree, diploma or certificate below the Bachelor's degree.
University level studies:-
The 1st stage consists of Associate degree, Bachelor degree, advanced certificate
First Professional degree- It is awarded in many fields
2nd stage consists of Master's Degree, The Master's Degree/Certificate, Diploma/Certificate and Degree of Education Specialist.
3rd stage consists of Research Doctorate.