Courses offered at Ruaha Catholic University. The University is currently offering programmes that specialise in four professional areas: Information and Communication Technology, Law, Arts and Social Sciences, and Business and Management Sciences leading to the Ph. D Degree, Master’s Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Bachelor’s Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates. It also provides short courses, seminars, consultancy and research.
These programmes are conducted from Monday to Saturday of each week in the semester. Where necessary, lectures may be conducted on public holidays by mutual agreement between the lecturer and the students attending the course.
The academic programmes focus on seven areas as follows:
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA): a six (6) months programme.
Certificate in Information Technology (IT) Essentials: an eight months programme.
Computer Driving Certificate (CDC): a ten (10) weeks programme.
Webpage Fundamentals Certificate: a one month programme
Certificate in Computer Science: a one (1) year programme.
Certificate in Law: a one (1) year programme.
Certificate in Business Administration: a one (1) year programme.
Certificate in Library Information Studies (Library, Records and Archive Management): a one (1) year programme.
Certificate in Medical Laboratory Sciences: a two (2) year programme.
Diploma in Computer Science: a two (2) year programme.
Diploma in Law: a two (2) year programme.
Diploma in Business Administration: a two (2) year programme
Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology Sciences: a three (3) year programme.
Diploma in Pharmaceutical Sciences: a three (3) year programme.
Diploma in Library Information Services: a two (2) year programme.
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (Information Systems)
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (Software Engineering
Bachelor of Accounting and Finance with Information Technology
Bachelor of Environmental Health Sciences with Information Technology
Bachelor of Laws (LLB): a four (4) year programme.
Bachelor of Arts with Education (BAED) with teaching subjects majoring in English or Kiswahili and minor in Language/Geography/History/ Economics
Bachelor of Arts with Education (BAED) with teaching subjects Mathematics and IT, Geography and IT, Economics and IT
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA): a three (3) year Programme.
POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA AWARDS
Postgraduate Diploma in Law (PGDL).
Specialized Postgraduate Diploma in Law (SPGDL).
Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PDE)
MASTER DEGREE AWARDS
Master of Laws (LL.M) in Human Rights Law
Master of Laws (LL.M) in Trade and Finance Law
Master of Laws (LL.M) in Finance and Banking Law
Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Accounting and Finance
Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Human Resources
Master of Education (MAED) in Curriculum and Instruction
Master of Education (MAED) in Educational Planning and Administration
Master of Arts (MALI) in Linguistics
PH.D DEGREE AWARDS
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D) in Law.