The minimum educational requirement for entry on to the course for school leavers is Leaving Certificate with minimum requirement of grade ‘c’ or better on three higher level subjects or the equivalent. This requirement is waived for students over the age of 25 but they will need to convince the College of their ability to apply themselves to consistent study and hard work to the level of a first university degree.
Applicants must have an inquiring mind and be interested in people and the world in which we live. They must be respectful of individuality and diversity and be able to show themselves as far as possible free of any form of prejudice. Applicants should be comfortable with people on a one-to-one basis and non-confrontational in their behaviour.