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We offer our students more than any other UK online learning college.

This is why our correspondence courses have 22 pages of positive student reviews and 32 Google 5* reviews

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We provide every student with an unrivalled personal service.

They get marked work back within two working days, and often quicker. We usually deal with their queries the same day.

We give them unlimited career support, even after they have completed their course. We help them find jobs, improve their CVs and apply for jobs. There's no cut-off point. 

And we provide guaranteed paid work when they qualify. Many students recover their course fee - minimum. Some earn hundreds, even thousands of pounds.

Service like this sets us apart as an online course provider. It's why global corporations like Sony and Intel use us.

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  • WELCOME TO CMP

    Cleland Thom


    I am Cleland Thom, the College of Media and Publishing's principal.

    Thank you for visiting our website.

    We have a proven track record helping people to learn new skills and find fresh opportunities.

    I would value the chance to work with you on one of our online courses.

    Please look around our website and contact us if you have any queries.

    Cleland Thom

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  • WHAT WE PROVIDE

    What you get

  • Student reviews

    Student testimonials

    The course went above and beyond my expectations. The quality of the tutorial support was excellent. My tutor, Jennie Harborth, also marked my assignments quickly yet thoroughly.

    Paisley McNab: Proofreading and editing course

    My experience of the course was wholly positive and I enjoyed every minute of it. At times I felt as though I was the only student, receiving limitless individual attention! The quality of tutorial support was fantastic.

    Dr Rachel Finnegan: proofreading and editing course

    Within three months of beginning the course I secured a job as a journalist for a local newspaper. The course met my expectations in every way. This is my second distance learning course - an Open University course, did not live up to my expectations.

    Adele Land: freeance journalism course

    The course was great. It gave me a lot more hands-on experience and practice than I had expected it to. Tutorial support was great most of the time. Response times were fast, and Jennie’s marking and support was particularly constructive.

    Rebecca Link: proofreading and editing course

    The course went beyond my expectations as it covered many different types of copywriting and also included a bit about web writing and PR. Cleland Thom was the best tutor I’ve ever had through distance learning.

    Tiffany Shand: copywriting course

  • Our Clients

    • Auto Trader
    • Sony Music
    • Intel
    • Daily Mail
    • NHS
    • The Media Guardian
    • WWF
    • Qatar Olympic Committee
    • UCAS
    • United Nations Development Programme
  • NEWS STORIES

    Success stories

    Our students achieve 100% pass rates in seven NCTJ exams

    CMP students achieved 100% pass rates in seven out of ten National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) exam subjects earlier this year.

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    CMP joins Association of International Educators

    CMP have today been accepted as members of the Association of International Educators (Nafsa).

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    Copywriting course student launches website

    CMP copywriting course student, Tiffany Shand, has launched her own website, where she will be offering her writing and editing services.

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    Katie builds up copywriting client portfolio

    CMP copywriting course graduate, Katie Scott, is getting regular work after graduating earlier this year.

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    Adam covers Madrid Open for American tennis site

    Sports journalism course student, Adam Addicott, is just back from covering the Madrid tennis Open for Tennis World USA.

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