MCA Cooper Associates was formed in 2001 by Malcolm Cooper following a career in various private sector organisations and a senior role in a Further Education College in West Yorkshire.

We are an independent organisation specialising in advising further education colleges, independent schools, academies and other training providers throughout the UK on a range of financial and general management issues. We pride ourselves on the personal service that we offer which includes the following services:

  • College Process Mapping
  • Merger Feasibility Studies
  • Merger Project Management
  • Advice & Assistance in Developing Funding Bids
  • FE-Focussed Due Diligence
  • Shared Services Advice and Support
  • Improvement and Recovery Planning
  • Curriculum Planning
  • Curriculum Mapping
  • Business Process and Efficiency Reviews
  • Provision of Interim Management Support in all Disciplines
  • Recruitment of Senior Finance Personnel
  • Student Aquisition and Retention

We hope you find our website of interest. Ring Malcolm on 07950 931389 to discuss your requirements and to learn more about our complete range of services. We have meeting facilities available in London and Sheffield. We have a range of brochures that are available to download by clicking here.

New: FE News Article – The Insolvency Regime

Click here to read our latest article on The Insolvency Regime.

New: Student Acquisition & Retention Analysis

Click here for details on Student Acquisition & Retention Analysis

GDPR Changes

With the GDPR we will have updated our data and privacy policies which can be found in the footer on our website. We will also be contacting some of you to reconfirm your marketing preferences.

New MCA Map Pro Case Study – Hull College

Click here to read our latest case study on MCA Map Pro at Hull College.

New FE News Article – Recovery Planning

Click here to read our latest article on recovery planning.

New FE News Article – Mergers

Click here to read our latest article on mergers in FE News.

FE News Article – Process Mapping

FE News have recently published an article by Malcolm on process mapping. Click here to read the article.

New MCA Map Pro

We have recently held our Launch Event for MCA Map Pro at the Institute of Directors in London. The event was well attended and we had some great feedback on MCA Map Pro. For more on MCA Map Pro information click here.

Latest Newsletter

Our latest newsletter contains information on our MCA Map Pro Launch Event and our recent FE News article on process mapping. Click here to read the newsletter.