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Studying Computing at Boston College will ensure you are always at the forefront of computer technology, systems and software.

You will have access to the latest computing equipment including brand new computer labs, a gaming simulator, networking and systems software and web design software.

The College also offers CISCO, HNC and HND level Computing courses meaning all the skills and knowledge you’ll need for a successful career in computing can be studied right here at Boston College.
Our staff have extensive knowledge and experience of the computing industry. They all possess specialist Computing Degrees and four members of the department are also currently working towards or already hold their Masters Degrees.
Simple EARN whilst you LEARN!

Get out into the world of work and gain qualifications relevant to the job and to your future by training through a Computing Apprenticeship.

Click here to find out more and view our current vacancies!

Alternatively click on ‘Apprenticeships’ on the right hand side to read all about the Apprenticeship courses that we have available within Computing.

If you are aged between 16-24 years old, with qualifications lower than Level 3, a Traineeships is a great stepping stone that can lead to an Apprenticeship or employment. Click here for more information.

Case studies

James Kirkland

I chose an Apprenticeship as I prefer practical learning and find it more enjoyable. Read more...

Marcin Zebrowski

After studying my A-levels at a local grammar school, I chose to study Higher Education at Boston College because it was more local than university and the fees are a lot less. Read more...

Department news

New Principal for Boston College

Following the retirement of Principal Amanda Mosek, Boston College has announced the appointment of Jo Maher, new Principal and Chief Executive, who joins the team from Reaseheath College in Cheshire where she was Assistant Principal.


Career Corner

  • Programmer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • ICT Trainer
  • IT Technician
  • Software Developer
  • Web Designer
  • Network Manager
  • Games Designer
  • System Support Engineer