The Sir Arthur Lewis Community College offers academic programmes ranging from Pre-College certification, Associate, and Bachelor’s level degrees, new “Gateways to Global Careers” programmes and a UWI Franchise programme along with specialized executive and leadership programmes, lifelong learning, TVET and English as a second language.
Our diverse offerings cater to students seeking to expand career opportunities and improve their marketability in a globally competitive environment. Everyone can benefit from the programmes available to enhance their skill set and prepare them for future careers.
Don't just learn! Experience!
The Gateways to Global Careers (GGC) is a cutting-edge offering from the College designed to enhance the global marketability and employability of graduates. The programme is highly experiential and involves workshops and seminars delivered by world-renowned experts along with internships, an incubatory experience, community service and design competitions, all geared to boost the entrepreneurial and innovation capabilities of students.
The Gateways programme is supported by top universities such as Arizona State University through its Global Resolve programme – this means that Gateways students get to work with students of the no. 1 University for Innovation in the U.S. The program is also endorsed by institutions on island such as Invest Saint Lucia, Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture and Chamber of Commerce just to name a few.
The programme boasts of being the only one on island to offer the full cadre of entrepreneurial activities within a controlled incubatory environment. Speaking at the launch of ‘Gateways to Global Careers’ will be the Principal of SALCC, Dr. Keith Nurse, Head of Gateways Programmes, Mr. Brent St. Catherine, Executive Director at Chamber of Commerce Mr. Brian Louisy, Project Coordinator for Boost at Invest Saint Lucia, Mr. Dave Headley and Programme Coordinator for Boost at Invest Saint Lucia, Mr. Dinesh Daswani. The speakers represent the perspectives of the Private and Public Sectors as well as that of the College.
"I have always dreamt of becoming an animator or cartoonist. Pursuing the Digital Media Programme at the Sir Arthur Lewis Community will definitely have a major impact on my future career prospects. My lecturers have been very helpful and provide the opportunity to work on real life projects, where I am able to gain more experience and exposure in the field. So far, I have received glowing commendations on my work, which has motivated me to continue to hone my skills."
“My time at the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College was not only academically fulfilling, but a period of growth and maturity. To me, the SALCC is the perfect incubator for any young adolescent willing to pursue higher level education abroad. It provides the necessary exposure to College life and also fosters proper time management skills. SALCC is the number 1 choice for tertiary level education in St. Lucia - excellent preparation in the pursuit of excellence.”
“As a past student of the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College, I am quite impressed with how the College has advanced and increased its scope of course offerings. I believe that this new endeavor will better equip students to become more globally marketable”
“ My experience at the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College can be described in two words – enlightening and exciting. The Sir Arthur Lewis Community College is where I began to truly understand my interests, goals and even, myself. I believe that SALCC is great choice for tertiary level education.