Bachelor of Science in Community Health Program Offered at Kenya Methodist University

Bachelors Degree 4 years Fulltime Fee: on application Intake: Ongoing

Bachelors Degree (Accredited by: Kenya Methodist University)

About Bachelor of Science in Community Health Bachelors Degree program.

The Bachelor of Science in community Health programme at KeMU aims to develop students in the Bachelor of Science in
Community Health who by the end of the programme will have the ability
  1. Provide leadership in planning and implementation of health activities for the improvement of community health status
  2. Assist communities and community based organizations to develop
    appropriate and effective long term and short terms Strategic Plans
  3. Plan and conduct community health research and disseminate results for the improvement of health community health programmes
  4. Develop and implement training programmes for community education,
    mobilization and advocacy for both the health workers and the
  5. Demonstrate ability to mobilize and manage resources for community health activities
  6. Plan and implement disease surveillance in the community and apply appropriate disease management and control measures

Entry requirements for Bachelor of Science in Community Health

Minimum Requirements

For admission into the above programme, a candidate must satisfy any of the following minimum requirements:


  • KCSE C+(Plus) or equivalent with  a C+(plus) in Mathematics/ Physics, Chemistry/ Physical Science, Biology/Biological Science, English/ Kiswahili.
  • Be a holder of Diploma in Community Health or in any other health related discipline recognized by the University Senate. OR
  • Be a holder of any other Diploma or equivalent qualifications
    recognized by the University Senate and having 2 years’ working
    experience in the health sector. OR
  • Be a holder of KCSE with mean grade of C+ or above or its equivalent and have at least the following specific course grades:
    • Mandatory
    • English/Kiswahili C+
    • Mathematics C+
    • Biology/Biological Sciences C+
    • Chemistry/Physical Sciences C+

About Kenya Methodist University

Kenya Methodist University is a Chartered Christian University, with the main campus situated in Meru and campuses at Nairobi and Mombasa. KeMU offers Ph.D., Masters, Undergraduate, Diploma, and Certificate programs.

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