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Education and Training Codes for Professional Occupations

One: Professional Degree
Completion of the academic program usually requires at least 6 years of full-time equivalent academic study, including college study prior to entering the professional degree program.

Two: Doctoral Degree
Completion of the degree program usually requires at least 3 years of full-time equivalent academic work beyond the bachelor's degree.

Three: Master's Degree
Completion of the degree program usually requires 1 or 2 years of full-time equivalent study beyond the bachelor's degree.

Four: Bachelor's Degree
Completion of the degree program generally requires at least 4 years but not more than 5 years of full-time equivalent academic work..

Five: Associate's Degree
Completion of this degree usually requires at least 2 years but not more than 4 years of full-time academic study beyond high school.

Six: High School Diploma or equivalent
This category indicates the completion of high school or an equivalent program resulting in the award of a high school diploma or an equivalent, such as the General Education Development (GED) credential.

NA: No Education and Training Code Set


The Foreign Labor Certification Data Center is developed and maintained by the State of Utah under contract with the US Department of Labor,
Office of Foreign Labor Certification
. Additional information can be found at: Office of Foreign Labor Certification.
Applications can be filed through the Foreign Labor Application Gateway.