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Licenciado en Comercio Exterior


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09:14 Oct 23, 2000
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: Licenciado en Comercio Exterior
Lienciado en Comercio Exterior es el título universitario que reciben los graduados en ese campo.

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naGraduate in Foreign TradeJenette Holyoak
naLicenciado Degree in Foreign TradeJoan Wallace
naDepending on the country



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Depending on the country

Bachelor of Arts Degree (BA) in Foreign Commerce (sometimes translated as 'Trade', even though there's a difference)
or Master of Arts Degree (MA)in Foreign Commerce/Trade

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Licenciado Degree in Foreign Trade

I would leave it as Licenciado and put it in italics. Refer to article(s) published in the Chronicle during the past year by George Fletcher, sorry can't remember which issues. If this is going to an educational institution, it will go to someone trained to evaluate foreign credentials and it is better not to translate the actual name of the degree (although sometimes it is called a "licentiate"). It is something like a bachelor's degree here, but not exactly, and it is better not to get into trying to explain it. I also contacted someone at American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) www.aacrao.org, who confirmed that it is better not to translate the names of degrees as it can lead to confusion.

    www.aacrao.org (there you can find contact information if you need).
    Chronical articles by George Fletcher who also presented at the ATA Conf. last year in St. Louis.
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Graduate in Foreign Trade

Licenciado can also mean Graduate
Foreign Trade Graduate is the university title given to those who graduate/get a degree in that field.

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