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Celebrating Success at Northern College

Northern College is proud of the successes of our learners. This page celebrates just some of those achievements and is part of our commitment to openness in the work of the College.

Year on Year Success rates

The College continues to perform well as the following chart of the College’s Success rates for the last 4 years shows. The percentages shown are for all College programmes. The success rate is a measure of those learners who have successfully completed a course.

Year on Year learners to HE

Courses remain popular with learners. This chart shows learners’ ratings of how much they gained from the course in 2013/14.

Learners rating of courses

This chart shows how learners rated the quality of the teaching on their course in 2013/14.

These are some of the comments from our learners.

  • open quotesI find being at college gives me an excellent feeling of achievement It helps me a great deal gaining more confidence in my life. close quotes
  • open quotesThe course tutor was excellent - very informative as well as entertaining, everything was clear the course went at a pace that kept you listening and thinking. Fantastic its been a long time since I did any further study learning and I thoroughly enjoyed it. close quotes
  • open quotesThoroughly enjoyed my time here. Northern College is such a fantastic college, unfortunately still the best kept secret in Barnsley. close quotes
  • open quotesVery impressed, I will be telling everyone how good the college is. I want to come back and do more courses. close quotes
  • open quotesI have extremely enjoyed this course from start to finish! I love the working environment of northern college - a real feel good place to learn! close quotes
  • open quotesFrom the food, to the teachers and support staff, i cannot thank these people enoughclose quotes
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Wentworth Castle
Stainborough Barnsley
South Yorkshire S75 3ET
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