New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4)

  • 22 July 2019
  • Level 4
  • 17 weeks full-time or part-time equivalent
    Available in New Plymouth
  • $2,549 - Domestic student (2019)
    Zero Fees for full-time programmes starting in July
    $POA - International student

Qualification overview

This qualification is for people intending to pursue focused development in the skills, capabilities, knowledge, and attributes needed to succeed at higher levels including at degree level, within the context of a field of study or career pathway.


Zero Fees for full-time programmes starting in July - find out more here


Entry requirements

  • NCEA Level 2 or New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Studies (Level 2) including 12 NCEA Level 2 English and/or literacy credits.

Career Options

Depending on the courses chosen, students may be able to seek entry level employment in a variety of areas.

Further study options

Holders of this qualification will be able to progress to further study or training at NZQF Level 5 and above (diploma or

degree) related to the context of their programme