A Level results day marks a huge turning point in many young peoples’ lives.
With many considering higher education as their next step, Joan Coe, Executive Director at South Leicestershire College discusses top five reasons to study a university-level course at college:
1 Lower course fees
“The stories of spiralling tuition fees and life-time debts may be putting many people off the prospect of higher education. This doesn’t have to be the case though, by studying at College, students can take advantage of lower fees and reduced travel time with a campus right on their doorstep.”
2 Support every step of the way
“Smaller class sizes and flexible study options mean we can provide one-on-one support throughout your course.”
3 Top quality qualifications
“Here at South Leicestershire College, we are certified by Ofsted and the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education.”
4 Strong university links
We have close partnerships with Coventry University, De Montfort University, the University of Warwick and the University of West London, we work hard to ensure we provide high quality qualifications that really prepare young people for the world of work.”
5 Courses to match your career goals
“Our qualifications are available from HNC up to BA (Hons) degrees and are available in a huge range of subject areas:
“Our Access to Higher Education courses are also a great alternative for those looking to enter higher education but don’t have the qualifications needed.
“No matter what the results, we’re here to make sure students are on the right career path for them.”
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Publication date: Wednesday 16th August 2017