Public Health & Allied Sciences :- Admission Requirement
Entry Requirement For Public Health & Allied Sciences Students
The following categories of students will be considered for admission:
SSSCE: Interested and qualified applicants should have aggregate 24 or better with credit passes in six subjects: (3) Core subjects including Mathematics, English and either Integrated Science or Social Studies; and any other (3) electives
WASSCE: Interested and qualified applicants should have aggregate 36 or better with credit passes in six subjects: (3) Core subjects including Mathematics, English and either Integrated Science or Social Studies; and any other (3) electives;
GBCE/ABCE: Holders with passes in English and Mathematic, and any other (3) electives can apply.
GCE ‘O’ & ‘A’ Levels: Applicants must have passes in (2) subjects and a General Paper plus (5) passes at ‘O’ Level including English, Mathematics, Arts or Science subject.
Other Qualifications: Professional Certificate and Diploma holders of: HND, ICA, CIM, CIMA (I&II), SRN, RGN, RM, TEACHER’S CERT. ‘A’/DIPLOMA, CHN, EN, DBS, etc. can apply and may be considered for higher placement. (Please, enclose transcript(s) and result slip(s) of SSSCE/WASSCE/GCE, etc).
Mature Applicants: Interested applicants, who do not satisfy the above criteria but are 27years and above or with work experience, can apply. The applicants will be considered to write Entrance Examination and attend Interview. You will be admitted upon passing the Examination and Interview sessions.
Applicants with similar qualification or its equivalence (as specified above) can apply for admission consideration.
International applicants should have a valid passport.
Should be ready to acquire a resident permit and abide by the regulations governing the status of foreigners in Ghana.
Students in the first year of studies will take several enrichment courses after which they would be granted the opportunity to Major in their area of Interest. The course structure for the four years will include:
Academic Writing Critical Thinking and Practical Reasoning Understanding Human Societies Introduction to Public Health & Historical Perspective of Health Regenerative Health Introduction to Public Health Law & Ethics Physics for Health Professionals Family Planning Practices Principles of Epidemiology Disease Prevention and Control Principles of Health Promotion & Health Hospital Administration Budget & Control Project Planning Human Resource Management in Health Environmental Health and Sanitation Primary Healthcare & CHPS Concepts Disease Prevention & Control Catholic Social Teachings Community Health Diagnosis Healthcare Financing Research Methods & Reprot writing Introduction to Bio-Statistics Chemistry for Health Professionals Introduction to Human Biology...etc
** FACULTY OF PUBLIC HEALTH & ALLIED SCIENCES (PHAS)