Message from Dean’s-SHS Desk:
The school is one of the four schools that got approval to offer academic programmes to undergraduate students when the college became operational. The school believes in training health professionals in a setting similar to what they will encounter in real life by fostering a strong team spirit among the health workers in the delivery services to the people. The graduates of the four programmes offered at the school are expected to be absorbed into the health sector to help the country provide Universal Health Care for all. The various curricula in the school are integrated to permit students to utilize the knowledge learnt in basic sciences to tackle the many problems patients present when encountered in later stages of their training and practice.
THE VISION OF THE SCHOOL
To be a world class school specializing in the training of health and scientific manpower required for the achievement national and international goals.
THE MISSION OF THE SCHOOL
To create and preserve knowledge, scientific and technological know- how through quality teaching and research for the betterment of society.
The School is organized to offer services through the following departments:
Human Anatomy, Medical Physiology and Biochemistry
Public Health , Nutrition and Behavioural Science
Medical Laboratory Science
The school will uphold and respect the sanctity of life.
Creativity and innovation:
The school is committed to promoting and supporting creativity and
Good Corporate Governance:
The School believes in the principles of good governance and best
The School is committed to excellence and highest standard of professionalism.
The School values its customers and will endeavor to be customer focused.
We believe there is strength in teamwork. The School will therefore encourage team
spirit in all its endeavors.
1. Bachelor of Science (Medical Laboratory Science)
2. Bachelor of Science (Environmental Health)
3. Bachelor of Science (Medical Psychology)
4. Bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy)
(i) Common University regulations on admission will apply
(ii) The candidate must obtain at least the minimum cut-off point for the year as determined from one of the following subject clusters drawn from the KCSE at “B” level for each of the following subjects:-Mathematics/Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English/Kiswahili, and any other subject.
(iii) Holders of Diploma and other Degrees: Candidates with a diploma or other qualification with at least a credit pass in psychology or counseling related fields from institutions recognized by Moi University Senate MUST in addition, meet the minimum university entry requirement.
(iv) Candidates applying for Physical Therapy and possess a credit pass in ordinary Diploma must be registered and with a certificate of practice from Kenya Society of Physical Therapy.
(v) Those with other qualifications: Must have their results equated by the Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC)
“The School of health Sciences is committed to providing quality education and services that meet the needs of the students, stakeholders and the general Kenyan citizenry through quality and relevant teaching, research, community service and outreach.”