CERTIFICATION

At the end of the training, all NCE awarding Institutions would now award Certificates in the following specialized focal areas i.e.

  • Nigeria Certificate in Education (Primary Education)
  • Nigeria Certificate in Education (Early Childhood Care and Education)
  • Nigeria Certificate in Education (Adult and Non-Formal Education)
  • Nigeria Certificate in Education (one or two major teaching subjects)
  • Nigeria Certificate in Education - Special Needs (Special Education and one major K teaching subject).

Note: The programmes of study and subject Combinations are as proposed in the college Hand Book.
Any NCE awarding institution wishing to introduce subject combinations not listed above MUST write and obtain the approval of National Commission for Colleges of Education before such combinations are introduced.

DIRECTORATE OF AFFILIATED DEGREE, DISTANCE EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMMES
  • To run professional degree programmes of any relevant tertiary institution both locally and DSglobally.
COLLEGE OF DISTANCE EDUCATION (CODE) DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES PROGRAMMES OFFERED:
  • 2-Year Post Diploma Bachelor Degree in Basic Education (2PDE) Distance
  • Post Diploma B.Ed (Community Based Rehabilitation and Disability Studies)
  • Post Diploma B.Ed (Early Childhood Care and Development)
  • Post Diploma B.Ed (Guidance and Counseling)
  • Diploma (Coaching)
  • 3-Year Diploma in Management studies (3DMS) Distance
  • 3-Year Diploma in Commerce (3DCO) Distance
  • 3-Year Diploma in Hospitality Management (DHM) Distance
  • 3-Year Diploma in Tourism Management (DTM) Distance
  • 2-Year Post Diploma Bachelor Degree in Basic Education (2PDE) Distance
  • 2-Year Post Diploma Bachelor Degree in Psychology and Foundations of Education (2BPF) Distance
  • 3-Year Diploma in Basic Education (3DBE) Distance
  • 3-Year Diploma in Psychology and Foundations of Education (3DPF) Distance
  • 3-Year Post Diploma Bachelor Degree in Basic Education (3PDE) Distance
  • 3-Year Post Diploma Bachelor Degree in Psychology and Foundations of Education (3BPF) Distance
  • 3-Year Diploma in Mathematics and Science Education (3DMSE) Distance Diploma (Environmental Health and Sanitation Education)
  • 2-Year Post Diploma Bachelor Degree in Basic Education (2PDE) Distance
  • Diploma (Education)
  • Diploma (Education)
  • Diploma (Music)
  • Diploma (Theatre Arts)
  • Diploma (Sign Language)
  • Diploma (Community Based Rehabilitation and Disability Studies)
  • Diploma (Early Childhood Care and Development)
PROFESSIONAL ALLIED HEALTH PROGRAMMES
  • B.sc Nursing, B.sc Nursing Education, B.sc Community Health, B.sc Environmental Education Science
  • Education, B.sc Midwifery, B.sc Emergency Nursing, B.sc Public Health & Post-Diploma Programmes in Allied Health Sciences.
Directorate of Affiliated Degree Programmes

Education, as a subject, is required for all students. The available courses for the Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) are:

  • NCE Accounting Education
  • NCE Economic Education
  • NCE Geography Education
  • NCE Political Science Education
  • NCE Social Studies Education
  • NCE Language
  • NCE Special Education
  • NCE Music
  • NCE Theatre Art
  • NCE Agricultural Science Education
  • NCE Auto-Mechanics Education
  • NCE Biology Education
  • NCE Chemistry Education
  • NCE Physics/Electronic Education
  • NCE Building Technology Education
  • Electrical/Electronic Education
  • NCE Woodwork Technology Education
  • NCE Early childhood Education
  • NCE Fine and Applied Arts Education
  • NCE Home Economic Education
  • NCE Integrated Science Education (double major)
  • NCE Integrated Science/Math’s Education
  • NCE Metal Work Technology Education
  • NCE Secretarial Education
  • NCE Islamic Studies

The college has a very virile programme in pedagogy for Teachers Education leading to the award of professional Diploma in Education (PDE) in the following areas:

  • PDE in Education Admin. & Planning
  • PDE Agricultural Science Education
  • PDE Building Technology Education
  • PDE Business Education
  • PDE Computer Science Education
  • PDE Electrical/Electronics Technology Education
  • PDE Fine and Applied Arts Education
  • PDE Home Economics Education
  • PDE Laboratory Technology Education
  • PDE Mathematics Education
  • PDE Music Education
  • PDE Science Education
  • PDE Woodwork Technology Education
  • The Technical Teachers Diploma (TTD) two year course for Nurse Tutors is also available for qualified and experienced Nurses

Finally it is pertinent to maintain that the College has found it necessary to mount preliminary courses in the Basic Sciences to ensure an adequate pool of candidates for the Technical, Business, Science and Vocational Course. These Pre-NCE courses include:

  • Pre-NCE Economics Education
  • Pre-NCE Agricultural Science Education
  • Pre- NCE Building Technology Education
  • Pre-NCE Business Education
  • Pre Pre-NCE Computer Science Education
  • Pre-NCE Political Science Education
  • Pre-NCE Electrical/Electronics Technology Education
  • Pre-NCE Fine and Applied Arts Education
  • Pre-NCE Home Economics Education
  • Pre-NCE Metal Work Technology Education
  • Pre-NCE Science Education
  • Pre-NCE Social Studies Education
  • Pre-NCE Wood Work Technology Education
  • Pre-NCE Accounting Education
Other Information

The College organizes and sponsors conferences, seminars and workshops for its staff members under the aegies of the Research and Publication Committee. The Consultancy and Research Unit of the College also organizes Part-time programmes and In-service Training programmes and other Short-time courses in response to the need of the community. Such courses include the introduction to Librarianship and the Computer Appreciation courses.

Courses of Study at a Glance Full-time Course
  • Full - time Course
  • The three year Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE)
  • Accounting Education
  • Economic Education, Political Science Education
  • Agricultural Science Education (double major)
  • Auto-Mechanical Technology Education
  • Biology Education
  • Integrated Science Education
  • Integrated Science/Mathematics Education
  • Social Studies Education
  • Metal Work Technology Education
  • Secretarial Education
  • Wood Work Education
  • Physics Educations
  • Affiliated Degree Programmes
  • Nursing Education
  • Building Construction Education
  • Chemistry Education
  • Computer/Mathematics Education
  • Electrical/Electronic Technology Education
  • Fine and Applied Arts Education (Double major)
  • Home Economics Education (double major)
THE ONE-YEAR TECHNICAL TEACHERS CERTIFICATE (TC) PROGRAMME

  • PDE Accounting Education
  • PDE Agricultural Science Education
  • PDE Building Technology Education
  • PDE Business Education
  • PDE Computer Science Education
  • PDE Electrical/Electronics Technology Education
  • PDE Fine and Applied Arts Education
  • PDE Home Economic Education
  • PDE Laboratory Technology
  • PDE Mathematics Education
  • PDE Music Education
  • PDE Science Education
  • PDE Wood Work Technology Education

THE ONE-YEAR TECHNICAL TEACHERS CERTIFICATE (TC) PROGRAMME
  • TTD Nursing Education
    (Technical Teachers Diploma in Nursing Education)
Part-Time Courses
THE FOUR-YEAR PART-TIME NCE BUSINESS/TECHNICAL/VOCATIONAL EDUCATION PROGRAMME NCE
  • Accounting Education
  • Economic Education
  • Agricultural Science Education
  • NCE Building Technology Education
  • NCE Business Education
  • NCE Electrical/Electronics Technology Education
  • NCE Home Economics Education
  • NCE Computer/Mathematics Education
  • NCE Political Science Education
  • NCE Geography Education
  • NCE Social Studies Education
THE TWO-YEAR PART TIME TECHNICAL TEACHERS CERTIFICATE COURSES
  • Part-Time PDE Agricultural Science Education
  • Part-Time PDE Building Technology Education
  • Part-Time PDE Business Education
  • Part-Time PDE Electrical/Electronics Technology Education
  • Part-Time PDE Fine and Applied Arts Education
  • Part-Time PDE Home Economics Education
  • Part-Time PDE Science Education
  • Part-Time PDE Mathematics Education
  • Part-Time PDE Computer Education
  • Part-Time PDE Laboratory Technology Education
  • Part-Time PDE Wood Work Technology Education
CERTIFICATE, ORDINARY NATIONAL DIPLOMA AND HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA WITH PROFESSIONAL DEGREES
Course
  • Nutrition and Hygiene
  • Health Information Technology
  • Information Technology (IT)
  • Health Care Management and Administration
  • Physical and Health Education
  • Business Administration
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Educational Management
  • Security Management
  • Management Science
  • Mass Communication
  • French/Bilingual Studies
  • Banking and Finance
  • Diploma in Business Law
  • Accounting
  • Public Administration
  • Marketing
  • Agricultural Science/Poultry Keeping
  • Public Health
  • Secretarial & Office Administration
  • Home Economics & Nutrition Sciences
GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
FOR CERTIFICATE PROGRAMMES:

All candidates must possess WASCE/NECO or both with not less than 6 credits in relevant subject including English & Mathematics at not more than two sittings.

FOR POST-GRADUATE/MASTERS PROGRAMMES

Candidates must posses first degree certificate from any recognized University across the world, in addition to six 0’ level credits for a 4 years programme.

FOR NCE

Candidates must posses Six (6) credits including English and Mathematics and four other subjects including a science based subject.

UNDERGRADUATE CONVERSION PROGRAMMES

All candidates must posses WASCE/NECO or both with not less than 6 credits in relevant subject including English & Mathematics at not more than two sittings, with OND & HND. PGD holders seeking degree admission on conversion are equally qualified to apply but most possess relevant OND & HND certificates in relevant areas.