The Akrokerri College of Education is one of the 46 Colleges of Education in the country.
The Akrokerri College of Education was established in 1962 to cater for some surplus number of candidates who could not find places in the then existing two-year teacher training colleges. The Teachers’ Certificate ‘A’ four-year programme began in the same year.
The College was established with seventy students, half of whom were to be admitted into a training college that was to be established at Kpando Municipal District.
The first batch of female students to be admitted was a group of thirty Post ‘B’ in September 1963.
The College now has an enrolment of one thousand one hundred and thirty-one students. The College started as Teachers’ Certificate ‘A’ four-year institution, however, in 1964 a two-year English specialist course was started at the College.
In 1966, the course was transferred to Winneba. In 1969, the two-year post secondary teacher training programme was added to the Certificate ‘A’ four-year course.
In 1973, Mathematics and Science specialist programme was introduced. It lasted for only three years.
In 1975, the two-year post-secondary programme was changed to three-year post secondary programme. The College run the Modular programme for untrained teachers in the eighties.
It was one of the few colleges that run Access Course for entry into training colleges in recent times. In 2004, it started a programme in Diploma in Basic Education (D.B.E).
It was accredited to tertiary institution in September, 2007. The D.B.E. programme is also offered by untrained teachers and Certificate ‘A’ teachers on sandwich basis for four and two years respectively.
Akrokerri Training College, popularly called ‘Adansi’ University’ has contributed greatly to the development of human resources in the country with a large campus and serene environment for effective academic work.
Akrokerri College of Education is a force to reckon with in athletics and sports.
Akrokerri College of Education Courses
Courses offered at the Akrokerri College of Education are the approved programs to be run by the colleges in Ghana. These are programs accredited by the National Accreditation Board and supervised by the Ministry of Education.
We have a dedicated page about all the courses offered by the Akrokerri College of Education. You may use the link above to access the page.
Akrokerri College of Education Admission Requirements
Admission Requirements are the minimum criteria the school use when accepting a student into the college.
Since the colleges of education in Ghana are under the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Education in consultation with other stakeholders like the Ghana Education Service set the admission requirements for all colleges of education in Ghana.
We have a dedicated page for the admission requirements for students who want to attend the Akrokerri College of Education, you can access the admission requirements by using the highlighted link.
Akrokerri College of Education Admission Forms
Admission Form means the form provided by the school for parents/guidance to complete when accepting a place at the school. The admission forms for Akrokerri College of Education can be accessed by visiting our dedicated page.
The page also has other vital information like the price for the various forms on sale, the year of programs available for admission, and a bit of the admission requirements for program-specifics.
Akrokerri College of Education Admission List
The admission list of Akrokerri College of Education is the list of students who have successfully been offered a place to study in the college. Students who want to apply to this college use the common platform used to apply to all the teacher training colleges in Ghana.
Successful students who met the admission requirements and the cut-off point of the college are admitted.
The list of successful applicants is published on the school’s website and notice boards. Most often, applicants are sent text messages confirming their acceptance into the institution.
The admission list may be accessed by using our dedicated page for the admission list of Akrokerri College of Education.
Akrokerri College of Education Fees Schedule
The fees schedule of the Akrokerri College of Education is the approved academic fees and other related charges by the Ministry of Education.
Fees and most charges are determined by the Ministry of Education and Ghana Education Service.
However, you may have noticed that some colleges’ fees may be a bit higher compared to other colleges. This is because there are some extra charges the colleges of education are permitted to add to the approved fees.
You may visit our page for the fees schedule to determine the exact fees schedule of the Akrokerri College of Education.
Applicants are advised to check the figures well to determine what they need to pay for and vice versa. All fees must be paid into the designated fees collection account of the college.
Akrokerri College of Education Cut Off Points
The Cut-Off Point for Teacher Training Colleges in Ghana is aggregate 30. Applicants are to have credit passes (A1-C6) in three core subjects, including Core mathematics and English. Credit passes in two elective subjects (A1-C6) would also be considered in calculating the cut-off points.
So, in effect, three core subjects and two elective subjects would be used to calculate Cut off points for various Colleges of Education, which is aggregate 30.
NB: Cut Off Points of various colleges of education are revised on yearly basis. To stay up-to-date, you may visit our dedicated page for the Cut Off Point for Akrokerri College of Education via the highlighted link.
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