The St. Monica’s College of Education is one of the 46 Colleges of Education in the country.
St. Monica’s College of Education was established in 1930. It was founded in Cape Coast by three Sisters, namely, Sr. Lailla, Sr. Dorothy, and Sr. Gertrude founded the Sr. Monica’s College of Education in Cape Coast.
In 1936, at the request of Asantehene, the college was moved from Cape Coast to Mampong – Ashanti.
The college has since gone through the following programmes: Certificate ‘A’ four-year course, two-year Certificate ‘B’ course, two-year Post ‘B, course, Specialist courses in Art and Business Education, two-year Certificate ‘A’ Post-Secondary and three-year Post-Secondary course.
It started a three-year Diploma in Basic Education programme in 2004, and was given accreditation as a tertiary institution in October, 2007.
In December, 2005, Open Distance Learning programme for untrained teachers was introduced in the college. The programme run for four years to upgrade untrained teachers for Diploma in Basic Education.
In August 2007, a two-year Sandwich Diploma in Basic Education programme was also introduced for Certificate ‘A’ teachers. These residential programmes are offered for both sexes.
The college has an active parent-teacher association. The current student population of the college is 596. The teaching staff strength is 36, comprising 23 men and 13 women.
St. Monica’s College of Education Courses
Courses offered at the St. Monica’s 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 St. Monica’s College of Education. You may use the link above to access the page.
St. Monica’s 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 St. Monica’s College of Education you can access the admission requirements by using the highlighted link.
St. Monica’s 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 St. Monica’s 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.
St. Monica’s College of Education Admission List
The admission list of St. Monica’s 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 St. Monica’s College of Education.
St. Monica’s College of Education Fees Schedule
The fees schedule of the St. Monica’s 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 St. Monica’s 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.
St. Monica’s 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 St. Monica’s College of Education via the highlighted link.
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