In order to gain admittance to the institution, see the following 6 steps. Please note that preference will be given to persons with evidence of work/achievement in human development.
To be admitted to the College for the Bachelor in Education programme, the following requirements must be met.
Preference will be given to applicants with more than five passes inclusive of
English Language and Mathematics. Specific subjects are required for all programmes. Persons applying to the Special Education, Early Childhood and Primary Programmes must have passes in a Physical Science subject (Biology,
Chemistry, Physics, Integrated Science, Human & Social Biology etc) AND a Social Science subject (History, Geography, Social Studies, Sociology, Religious Education. etc)
While the Government of Jamaica supports the College through its Annual Budget, students are expected to pay a Cost Sharing fee at the beginning of each academic year. The Cost Sharing fees will be announced to students who have been accepted to pursue the course and should be paid prior to the commencement of that Academic Year. Students must provide their own textbooks, stationery and other materials required for each course.
Teaching Practice (including Practicum) is an essential element of the College’s programme and involves the making and use of instructional aids of various types and dimensions. It should be understood that students are responsible for finding their own materials for use in all teaching programmes and practical activities.