What is the highest degree?

A highest degree means the highest level degree in education which is above masters’ degree. A Doctorate is the highest qualification that comes after a masters’ degree. This professional degree covers Entire coursework, research work, theoretical knowledge, thesis and comprehensive exams. If a student wants to apply for a doctorate then he or she must have completed their masters’ degree. Every doctorate program has a different schedule of completion but there is no fixed time of any as the research work and thesis may take many years to complete. Some of the doctorate degrees are PhD, JD, MD, DDS and more.