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About College

About College

Cardinal Newman College is a Catholic Sixth Form College in Preston, Lancashire. We offer a range of Level 3 qualifications and has around 50 A Level and BTEC courses for school leavers to choose from. With outstanding teachers, facilities and results we are the place of choice for students in Lancashire.

Visit our courses page to find out more about what is available and other information about College.

Our Achievements

In 2016, the students of Cardinal Newman College have once again proven why the College is one of the top colleges nationally with another year of outstanding results!

The class of 2016 have achieved excellent A Level success with 73% of entries achieving High Grades (A*-B grades) and a 100% A Level and BTEC pass rate. The college is very proud of their students’ achievements.

The amazing results top an exceptional year for the College which include a record number of 15 students gaining a place at Oxford or Cambridge University and nearly 400 students being offered places at Russell Group Universities. The College now offers degree courses, as well as being a centre for teacher training in partnership with Edge Hill University.

Cardinal Newman College is also part of the Maple Group. The Maple Group colleges are amongst England’s most successful providers of post-16 education. These colleges are renowned for exceptional performance and examination success; recognised by Ofsted for the consistently high quality of the learning experience provided.

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