CCfE Access to Higher Education Diplomas

If you want to study at university, but have no relevant qualifications don’t be discouraged! We have a solution. At Central College for Education, we specialise in Access to Higher Education Diplomas which prepare you to study your desired course at university. There are a variety of popular Access to Higher Education Diplomas to choose from. You can decide the one that’s right for you.

Each of our diplomas has a choice of pathways so you can tailor your diploma and specialise in certain academic subjects to maximise your chances of meeting your selected university’s entry requirements. For instance, the Access to Higher Education Diploma (Health) is extremely powerful and opens up the possibility to study a wide range of Health related degrees. These can include Nursing, Midwifery and any Health Studies related degree. Following extensive research, we have carefully selected different pathways that maximise your chances of getting an offer to study a Nursing, Midwifery or Health Studies degree.

Colleges and universities will have particular entry criteria for every higher education and degree course they offer. We highly recommend checking university entry requirements. It's essential because it could affect your chance of being accepted onto their degree course. Checking requirements is also important when choosing the right Access to Higher Education Diploma and in turn, the right pathway.

Access to Higher Education Diploma (Business and Management)

This Diploma gives you the chance to study a Business Management degree at university. This could then lead to a successful and fulfilling career in Business Management.

Business and Management
Access to Higher Education Diploma (Education)

This Diploma offers five different pathways which will allow you to specialise within a specific subject area and meet the entry requirements of your chosen university.

GeneralTeaching EnglishTeaching ScienceEarly YearsTeaching & Learning
Access to Higher Education Diploma (Health)

Are you aspiring towards a career that improves the health and well-being of others? If so these carefully selected pathways will help get you on the degree course that will unlock a fulfilling career.

GeneralMidwiferyNursing
Access to Higher Education Diploma (Medicine and Health Care Professions)

If you want to study a medicine and/or health care associated degree at university, the ‘General Pathway’ is suitable for you. This diploma contains a higher proportion of science units that maximises chances of entry into more technical health degrees such as Physiotherapy and Radiology.

General
Access to Higher Education Diploma (Science)

Some Science degrees require specific units in their entry criteria. This diploma has three pathways so you will be able to tailor your diploma to suit the science related degree you desire.

Health & Medical ScienceBiological ScienceNatural Science
Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science)

Social Science is one of the most interesting and dynamic degrees out there opening up a wide range of careers. We offer 2 pathways carefully selected to fulfil a broad range of university entry criteria.

Psychology with CriminologyPsychology & Sociology
Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science and Health)

Interested in studying a Social Science related degree at university with a Health related specialism? This Diploma provides two pathways which will allow you to meet typical university entry requirements.

Health StudiesBiology
Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Sciences and Humanities)

This Diploma includes a variety of contemporary subject areas that will unlock a Social Science and Humanities degree and a wide range of career options.

General
Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Work)

This Diploma gives you the chance to study a Social Work degree at university. This could then lead to a successful and fulfilling career in Social Work.

General
We specialise in Access to Higher Education Diplomas

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