Blackburn College • Blackburn, United Kingdom
Blackburn College was established in 1888 and specialized in educating students in an employment-focused setting. It has been following this motto ever since. Nowadays, students come from further away to study at one of the largest colleges in the UK. Blackburn College is open to everyone, regardless of their age, race, religion etc. The world-class campus is designed to provide high-level training by professional teachers and lecturers. Students will learn and gain the necessary skills which are sought after by future employers. The employment rate is very high – 9 out of 10 graduates find a job within 6 months after graduating or decide to go into further studies. The college works closely with local businesses and over 3 000 employers, therefore gives students the opportunity to become tomorrow's business leaders. Courses offered at Blackburn College are: A-Levels, Apprenticeships and Degree-level courses. Students progress to world-leading universities to continue their studies or into employment with their newly gained abilities and knowledge. Blackburn College is rated in the top 10 in England for Apprenticeship success and was rated 1st for Female Apprenticeship success. This lead to an increase in students taking apprenticeships that prepare them for full-time employment in the UK.