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BSC (Hons) in

Public Health and Administration

The Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Public Health and Administration is a four-year degree programme designed as a footprint to complement the Science and Art of preventing disease, prolonging life, and improving quality of life through organized efforts and informed choices of society.  Acknowledging that Sierra Leone has significant public health challenges, which has resulted in increased mortality across its demographics and observed disproportional negative effects on child and female life expectancy, this degree programme of Public Health and Administration grant students the multidisciplinary knowledge needed to address endemic diseases to emerging issues of environmental contaminants, with competent and quality administrative skills for the public health services.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE

Our Bachelor of Science (Honors) degree in Public Health and Administration, required students to complete one hundred and twenty (120) credit hours. Which consists of seven (7) Foundational Courses, made-up of Communication skills of six (6) credit hours, General Education of six (6) credit hours, and finally Computer Education of nine (9) credit hours, summing up to twenty-one (21) credit hours requirement, in addition to a thirty-three (33) departmental courses holding a ninety-nine (99) credit hours as a requirement to graduate with honors in BSc. Degree in Public Health and Administration.

Eligibility criteria for admission

  1. The students holding General Certificate of Education (G.C.E.) ‘O’ Level, must have five (5) credit passes including English and Mathematics.
  2. If the students hold West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), then the candidates must have credit passes in six (6) subjects and three of these six subjects must be core subjects including English language and Mathematics.

COURSE CREDITS TRANSFER POLICY

Central University accept credit transfers from accredited and recognized colleges or Universities on a case-by-case basis. However, credit transfer from such colleges and universities cannot exceed sixty (60) credit hours, relying on courses that are different from departmental courses yet relevant to the field of study, which may be considered for transfer. Therefore, students with credit transfer requests will be required to contact the office of the Registrar to establish the procedure in fulfilling such requirements at the departmental or faculty level.

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1 Silicon Hills, Mile 91,
Tonkolili, Sierra Leone , West Africa

(+232) 79 630407
(+232) 99 140208
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Why Choose Central University?

Key Facts

  • Modern computer laboratories
  • Well equipped Television and Radio station for Mass Communication department
  • Tractor and practical worksites for Agriculture students.
  • Constant and consistent electricity supply through integrated solar systems and a large backup generator
  • Internet connectivity via landline and Wi-Fi
  • Experienced, dedicated lecturers and administrative staff
  • Safe and hygienic accommodations for students
  • Full-service canteen offering African dishes
  • Environmentally sound and sustainable practices

Self Development

The Kingster University Alumni Association is excited to announce the arrival of KU Alumni Connect. This is a new community building platform for Kinster’s alumni. It is the only place online where you can find, and connect with, all 90,000 Kingster’s alumni. All alumni are automatically enrolled!

Kingster University was established by John Smith in 1920 for the public benefit and it is recognized globally. Throughout our great history, Kingster has offered access to a wide range of academic opportunities. As a world leader in higher education, the University has pioneered change in the sector.

Spirituality

The Kingster University Alumni Association is excited to announce the arrival of KU Alumni Connect. This is a new community building platform for Kinster’s alumni. It is the only place online where you can find, and connect with, all 90,000 Kingster’s alumni. All alumni are automatically enrolled!

Kingster University was established by John Smith in 1920 for the public benefit and it is recognized globally. Throughout our great history, Kingster has offered access to a wide range of academic opportunities. As a world leader in higher education, the University has pioneered change in the sector.

Alumni

The Kingster University Alumni Association is excited to announce the arrival of KU Alumni Connect. This is a new community building platform for Kinster’s alumni. It is the only place online where you can find, and connect with, all 90,000 Kingster’s alumni. All alumni are automatically enrolled!

Kingster University was established by John Smith in 1920 for the public benefit and it is recognized globally. Throughout our great history, Kingster has offered access to a wide range of academic opportunities. As a world leader in higher education, the University has pioneered change in the sector.

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