[ kri-den-shuh-liz-uh m ]
/ krɪˈdɛn ʃəˌlɪz əm /
excessive reliance on credentials, especially academic degrees, in determining hiring or promotion policies.
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Words nearby credentialism
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And I strenuously disagree that credentialism can be anything more than zero sum.