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Cowley is a special place. Every year we welcome students into the Sixth Form from many schools across St Helens and further afield.

Cowley is a larger than average Sixth Form which means we offer a wide portfolio of courses to our students. This ranges from traditional A-levels to vocational qualifications and career-based courses.  Whatever your decision, you can guarantee that you will be taught by experts in the subject who are willing to go that extra mile to ensure that you achieve your true potential.

We pride ourselves on the support offered to every individual that joins Cowley and truly believe that every one of our students has an amazing potential to succeed.

You can pick and choose from our wide range of A-Level and Vocational courses to ensure you achieve the best qualifications to progress on to university or work. We recommend you choose up to four subjects.

Applying online

You only need to apply once – just tell us within the application your preferred combination of subjects. If you need help you can call us on 01744 678 030 or email us: admissions*dot*cowley@sthelens.org.uk

Entry requirements

All students must meet the minimum entry requirements which are:

To study at Cowley Sixth Form College, you must have achieved a minimum of five GCSEs or equivalent, graded 9 – 4, across four separate subjects, including GCSE Mathematics and English Language.

In addition, a positive College interview is required.

Subject specific entry requirements

In addition, there are special entry requirements for certain subjects and these can be found on course subject pages.