Education

Questions to ask when choosing a college

Within the last decade, South Africa has seen a boom in small and medium sized private colleges. As the country adjusts to the growing need for skilled workers in all sectors of manual labour, medicine, engineering and industry in particular, private colleges are offering high school leavers the opportunity to learn valuable skills for their futures – without going through a university.

Unfortunately, while these colleges may be a perfect fit for many South African students, they are regulated a little differently from universities and consequently can be a little more risky when it comes to investing in your future. As you do your research for possible qualifications, remember to ask…

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