Progressions to Higher Education

Our 3rd level links database is continually updated on available routes for students onto higher education. (Note that progression links are subject to change at any time by the receiving Higher Education Institution.) ª

Cork College of Commerce provides programmes of education and training leading to awards at QQI level 5 certificate and level 6 advanced certificate on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ). The NFQ helps show how an award can be used for training, education and employment opportunities(see fan diagram).  Students can be confident that the awards they achieve in this college will provide them with the necessary fundamentals to progress their educational futures.  Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) is Ireland’s guardian of the NFQ system and are responsible for the quality assurance of providers of education and training.