World Franchise Review 2018

WORLD FRANCHISE REVIEW Services Education University of the Commonwealth Caribbean (UCC) Fostering Leadership & Innovation Private Accredited Higher Education Country of Origin Jamaica Target Markets Saudi Arabia, UAE, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain For more details please contact: UCC is internationally accredited as a premier higher education institution by the UK-based Accreditation Services for International Colleges and Universities (ASIC). All UCC academic programmes are also either fully accredited or in process of being accredited by Jamaica’s Accreditation Body, the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ). UCC’s history in the Caribbean will bring your campus location immediate visibility and credibility, throughout the wider Commonwealth region as well as other regions. Your UCC campus will be regarded as a world class tertiary educational institution, differentiated from others in the region in terms of the breadth of your course offerings, the quality of your faculty and the partnerships that UCC has developed with leading education, business and government organisations. Another key to UCC’s expansion strategy is a significant investment in state-of-the-art technology. This will facilitate innovation across the design and delivery of course content, and flexibility within the partnership opportunity. To help attract and retain students, UCC offers a number of scholarships and payment options. The quality and accessibility of a UCC edu- cation is proven by a student retention rate of approximately 80 percent; a rate that is nearly 20 percent higher than most comparable educational institutions in the United States. And all of UCC’s programme offerings are benchmarked against international standards, to ensure that your graduates will be able to compete in the fast-paced global marketplace. 91