Degree apprenticeships for students and workers
Wondering what steps to take next for your career? Unsure about which path is right for you? Are University just fees not adding up? If you answered yes to any of these questions, the answer could be a degree apprenticeship.
We know what you’re thinking, what is a ‘degree apprenticeship?’ Often you will not find these two words in the same sentence, but with the University of Bolton, they create the best of both words; learning and earning at the same time.
In the 2017/18 academic year, apprenticeships received a 32% increase in sign-ups according to the Department of Education. This rise in popularity has continued year-on-year, making degree apprenticeships more popular than ever.
So, why are people selecting degree apprenticeships? They give you the chance to learn from passionate and experienced lecturers, who support you through your studies. At the same time, you will gain industry experience from your time in the workplace; allowing you to build skills for the future.
The University of Bolton offers the following degree apprenticeships:
- Advanced Clinical Practitioner
- Chartered Manager
- Civil Engineer
- Dental Technician
- Digital and Technology Solutions Professional
- Electrical or Electronic Technical Support Engineer
- Embedded Electronic Systems Design and Development Engineer
- Geospatial Mapping and Science Specialist
- Healthcare Assistant Practitioner
- Manufacturing Engineer
- Nursing Associate (NMC 2018)
- Operating Department Practitioner
- Post Graduate Engineer
- Product Design and Development Engineer
- Registered Nurse (NMC 2018)
- Senior Leader
- Social Worker
- Systems Engineer
Many employers will offer a job to graduating apprentices in order to keep their investment in the company, so you’ll either graduate with a job, or have all the tools needed to secure employment elsewhere. Starting salaries can reach up to £25,000 per year.
If you would like some more information on these degree apprenticeships, please contact us on 01204 903 940 or via email on firstname.lastname@example.org.