Mayo College of Further Education & Training (Castlebar Campus) is strategically located in the centre of Mayo’s county town, the college provides a wonderful learning atmosphere for students of all ages and from all walks of life. Our student-focussed environment aims to cultivate confidence and self-belief, an entrepreneurial spirit of ambition and achievement and ability to pursue personal goals. The college enjoys an excellent reputation in the delivery of high-quality courses that lead to employment or Higher Education. All graduates enjoy substantially-improved employment prospects, while statistically, the college’s transfer rate to Third Level is significantly higher than the national average.
The college offers technologically-sophisticated training in a range of Business, Administration and Secretarial Studies, along with specialisations in Medical and Legal Studies.
Our fully-equipped, hospital-ward-style nursing facility houses successful Nursing and Healthcare Support programmes: a new level 6 course in Healthcare Supervisory Management is now also on offer.
Our Applied Social Studies with Psychology course is a very popular choice with students, while the College boasts Mayo’s only full-time Level 5 music (with audition preparation) programme.
In line with growing demand the College has a particular emphasis on computing and offers successful courses in Game Development and Multi-Media Production, IT Software and Computer Networks.
New programmes are prepared and offered every year: please check out our College Prospectus for a full list of courses!
College facilities include:
- Five High-Spec Computer Labs
- Computer Networking Workshop
- Recording Studio
- Dedicated Music Room
- Fully-Equipped Nursing Facility
- Practical Childcare Room
- Art Room
- Multi-Media Suite
- State-of-the-Art Software Applications
|Address||Mayo College of Further Education & Training,
|Telephone||094 90 23134|