5 facts you need to know about college
When thinking about your future career it's important to have the information you need to make the right decision.
Did you know...
Over 100,000 students apply to university each year with BTECs rather than A Levels. In fact, most universities also specify BTEC requirements in their admissions criteria.
You have to stay in education until you're 18, but this doesn't have to be at school. It could be at college or in work based training. It's common to feel too grown up for school!
It's true that The College offers some fantastic apprenticeships, but there are also lots of academic courses available too.
An increasing number of local employers are taking on apprentices, and Bournemouth & Poole College is one of the largest Apprenticeship providers in the UK!