Meaning of MRS degree in English:

MRS degree

Pronunciation /ˌɛmɑːˈrɛs dɪˌɡriː/


humorous North American
  • Used to refer to the marriage or engagement of a woman pursuing higher education at a college or university.

    • ‘many coeds hoped to get their MRS degree before graduation’


1940s alteration of Mrs to resemble abbreviations for academic degrees such as MBA and MS.