School of Computing and Technology

OVERVIEW

Rationale for the Programme

The programme provides academic opportunities and experiential learning to undergraduate students to acquire knowledge, leadership, team building skills and attitudes to function as IT and business managers. It exposes graduates to global and ethical issues in IT and Management. The programme meets the demand for higher academic training at the undergraduate level for the Management and IT industry.

 

KEY CONTENTS OF THE PROGRAMME
COURSES OFFERED INCLUDE:
  • Principles of Programming
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Data Communications & Computer Networks
  • Financial Accounting I
  • Financial Accounting II
  • Microeconomics
  • Object Oriented Program. With Java
  • Macroeconomics
  • Programming in C++
  • Business Intelligence Systems
  • Computer Applications
  • Business Mathematics and Statistics I
  • Business Mathematics and Statistics II
  • Business Law I
  • Business Law II
  • Principles of Business Finance
  • Research Methods
  • Business Economics
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship
  • Website Design Techniques
  • Developing Database Systems with MYSQL
  • Database Management Systems
  • Mobile Application Entrepreneurship
  • Object-Oriented Programming (Visual Basic. NET)
  • Advanced Database Development with Oracle
  • Professional Ethics & Legal Issues in ICT
  • Strategic Management
  • E-Commerce
  • Knowledge-Based Information Systems
  • Big Data and Analytics
  • Project Work
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Operations Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Project Management
  • Cloud Computing
  • Information Security and IT Governance
ELIGIBILITY

WASSCE & SSSCE:

Candidates must have six credits (A1-C6) in English, Mathematics and Integrated Science (Biology or Agricultural Science for Nigerian applicants) or Social Studies, and three elective subjects, making an aggregate of no more than 36. For SSSCE, candidates must have six credits (A-D) in the three Core Subjects and three electives, making an aggregate of no more than 24.

Mature Students

Candidates must be at least 25 years old and must write and pass an entrance examination in English, Mathematics, IT, and General Business. They may also be required to attend an interview.

Others:

Applicants with GCE, ICGSE, GBCE, ABCE, Baccalaureate, Professional Courses (ICA, ACCA, CIM, etc), and HND, among others may contact us for levels of placement.

COURSE FEES
Fees For Ghanaian Students
FreshersContinuing Student
GHS2,680.00 per semesterGHS 2,580.00 per semester

 

Fees For Foreign Students
FreshersContinuing Student
$1,536.00 per semester$1,481.00 per semester

Local and International Fee Payment Options

Benefits

  • Health insurance actuaries
  • Life insurance actuaries
  • Property and casualty insurance actuaries
  • Pension and retirement benefits actuaries Enterprise risk actuaries
  • Property and casualty insurance actuaries
  • Pension and retirement benefits actuaries Enterprise risk actuaries
  • Risk analyst or consultant,
  • Insurance underwriter,
  • Finance,
  • Management,
  • Statistician,
  • Education,
  • Application Analyst Managers,
  • Cyber Security Analyst Managers,
  • Data Analyst Managers,
  • Data Scientist Managers,
  • Database Administration managers,
  • Information Systems Manager,
  • IT consultant,
  • IT Technical Support Managers,
  • Applications Development Managers,
  • Network Engineers,
  • IT Sales Professional
OVERVIEW

The Bachelor of Science in Management & Computer Studies programme provides graduates with knowledge, skills and competencies to analyse and solve problems across various business and IT functions within an organisation. Students learn through a variety of methods including lectures and discussion, case studies, small group work, simulations, field work and mini projects.

Study Options

  • Regular
  • Evening
  • Weekend

Courses offered include

  • Programming with Java
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Human Resource Management
  • Company Law
  • Practical Accounting Software

Career Options

  • Information Systems Manager
  • Database Administrator
  • Programmer/Software Engineer
  • Systems Analyst/Engineer
  • IT Systems Support Officer
  • Network Administrator
  • Business Intelligence Officer
  • Games Designer
ELIGIBILITY

WASSCE & SSSCE:

Candidates must have six credits (A1-C6) in English, Mathematics and Integrated Science (Biology or Agricultural Science for Nigerian applicants) or Social Studies, and three elective subjects, making an aggregate of no more than 36. For SSSCE, candidates must have six credits (A-D) in the three Core Subjects and three electives, making an aggregate of no more than 24.

Mature Students

Candidates must be at least 25 years old and must write and pass an entrance examination in English, Mathematics, IT, and General Business. They may also be required to attend an interview.

Others:

Applicants with GCE, ICGSE, GBCE, ABCE, Baccalaureate, Professional Courses (ICA, ACCA, CIM, etc), and HND, among others may contact us for levels of placement.

COURSE FEES
Fees For Ghanaian Students
FreshersContinuing Student
GHS2,680.00 per semesterGHS 2,580.00 per semester
Fees For Foreign Students
FreshersContinuing Student
$1,536.00 per semester$1,481.00 per semester

Local and International Fee Payment Options

OVERVIEW

The Bachelor of Science Information Technology degree provides graduates with the knowledge, skills and competencies they need to analyse and solve problems across all systems and IT functions within an organisation.Students learn through a variety of methods including lectures and discussion, case studies, small group work, simulations, field work and mini projects.

 

Study Options

  • Regular
  • Evening
  • Weekend

 

Career Options

  • IT consultant.
  • Cloud architect.
  • Computer forensic investigator.
  • Health IT specialist.
  • Mobile application developer.
  • Web developer.
  • Software engineer.

 

Courses Offered Include:

  • Programming (including C++, Java etc.)
  • Website Design and Development.
  • Systems Analysis and Design.
  • Networking and Data Communication

 

ELIGIBILITY

WASSCE & SSSCE:

Candidates must have six credits (A1-C6) in English, Mathematics and Integrated Science (Biology or Agricultural Science for Nigerian applicants) or Social Studies, and three elective subjects, making an aggregate of no more than 36. For SSSCE, candidates must have six credits (A-D) in the three Core Subjects and three electives, making an aggregate of no more than 24.

Mature Students

Candidates must be at least 25 years old and must write and pass an entrance examination in English, Mathematics, IT, and General Business. They may also be required to attend an interview.

Others:

Applicants with GCE, ICGSE, GBCE, ABCE, Baccalaureate, Professional Courses (ICA, ACCA, CIM, etc), and HND, among others may contact us for levels of placement.

COURSE FEES
Fees For Ghanaian Students
FreshersContinuing Student
GHS2,680.00 per semesterGHS 2,580.00 per semester
Fees For Foreign Students
FreshersContinuing Student
$1,536.00 per semester$1,481.00 per semester

 

Local and International Fee Payment Options

 

Benefits

  • Analytical and broadened scope of thinking
  • You have the most sought after skills in the world
  • You can solve global problems with IT
  • You will earn good money. People with IT degrees often earn more than the average income earner globally
  • Your skills are always in demand
 
Employment Prospects
  • Application Analyst Managers,
  • Applications Development Managers,
  • Business Intelligence Officer
  • Cyber Security Analyst Managers,
  • Data Analyst Managers,
  • Data Scientist Managers,
  • Database Administration managers,
  • Games Designer
  • Information Systems Manager
  • IT Consultant,
  • IT Sales Professional,
  • IT Systems Support Officer
  • IT Technical Support Managers,
  • Network Administrators
  • Network Engineers,
  • Programmers
  • Software Engineers
  • Systems Analysts
  • Systems Engineers

 

Graduates can be found in a wide variety of organisations, including:

  • Investment and Retail Banks;
  • Consultancy Firms;
  • Corporates;
  • Regulatory Authorities;
  • Government Institutions.