Foster College offers three
programmes to its students. These are:
Certificate programme is offered to persons who are outstanding athletes with at least two (2) subjects at C.X.C./G.C.E./S.S.C. This programme covers four (4) semesters and graduates are accredited by the Ministry
of Education to work in both Primary and Secondary schools as Specialist 1 teachers.
Diploma programme requires four (4) subjects at C.X.C./G.C.E./S.S.C. similar to that pursued by students at other Teachers.
Colleges in Jamaica and covers six (6)
semesters for both Primary and Secondary specialist teachers. Entry requirements
are the same as that for the other colleges. (See Admissions Policy)
The Bachelor of Physical
Education programme lasting for one (1) year, covering two (2) semesters and six (6) weeks of summer.
Pre-degree programme, for persons who have not pursued a G.C. Foster specialist programme, which covers two (2) semesters
and four (4) semesters for persons who did not specialize in Physical Education.
Certificate Programme is accredited by the G.C. Foster College, the Diploma programme by the
joint Board of Teacher Education and the Degree Programme by the University Council of Jamaica. All three are sanctioned by the Ministry of Education in Jamaica
on the Caribbean territory in which the graduate lives