Established in 1998, Wisconsin International University College, WIUC, received full certification in the year 2000, a process facilitated by the National Accreditation Board. Wisconsin University Ghana was the first private University to run an MBA Programme in the country. At that time, there were only nine International MBA students who were ruled by TogbeKwaoAnipati IV, the Dean of Academic Studies, and Rev. David Asante as the director.
The environment at the learning institution is conducive and serene. It is a modern infrastructure that has an amazing learning, living, playing, and networking ground. At the University of Wisconsin, students are able to receive quality education that eventually enables them to graduate successfully. Additionally, the institution is an educative facility for over 40 nationalities.
Entry Requirements for Wisconsin University Ghana
To qualify for entry into the University, you will need to meet the specified requirements.
General Undergraduate Programmes
WASSCE and SSCE
All students joining Wisconsin International University College must have reached a minimum of six credits (A1_C6) in Mathematics, English, and Integrated Science (Biology or Agricultural Science), or Social Studies, and three other optional subjects. These subjects combined should result in an aggregate 36 points at most. SSCE students must have attained six credits (A-D) in the three main subjects and three optional, adding up to a cluster of 24 points.
Applicants in this category should 25 years or older. They will have to sit for a test in General Business, IT, Mathematics, and English. Students may be interviewed as well.
Students who have ABCE, GBCE, GCE, ICSGE, Professional courses such as ACCA, CIM, ICA, Baccalaureate, and HND, just to mention a few, should contact the University to inquire about placement levels.
Bachelor of Law
Depending on the LL.B Programme you desire to pursue, these are the expected requirements for each.
3 – Year LL.B
You are required to have a degree in a non-law discipline, acquired from a recognized University. You also need to graduate with no less than a Second Class Lower. For Holders of HND and other Professional Qualifications, you may contact the institution using contacts listed at the end of this article.
4 – Year LL.B
To pursue this course, you need to be a holder of WASSCE with grade C6 or higher in three main subjects, and three optional subjects. SSCE students should have credit passes or higher in six subjects, namely Science, English, Mathematics, and three others.
Holders of HND are required to have their previous course completed with a Second Class lower or higher. In WASSCE, they ought to have six credits or higher. The subjects in consideration are three main and three optional.
Mature applicants need to be 25 or older, having had experience in Law related subjects and fields.
BSC Midwifery/Nursing/Community Health Nursing
SSSCE and WASSCE
The University only considers students with SSSCE or WASSCE, having reached at least an aggregate of 36 or higher for the latter, and 24 or more for SSSCE holders. The subjects in consideration here are Integrated Science, Mathematics, and English, with an additional three optional subjects in Home Economics, General Arts, and Science. Applicants from Senior Secondary School enroll in the Programme up to Level 100.
Applicants that fall under this category are expected to have English literacy, in terms of writing and speaking the language. Those with non-English result slips need to have them translated into English. The results must meet the standards for the course established by the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Ghana, as well as the National Accreditation Board.
In case an applicant is interested in improving their English, the University’s English Proficiency Programme is open for interested students.
For those with a Diploma in Midwifery, Community Health Nursing, or Nursing from a renowned institution, they are expected to have at least attained a pass in the licensure exam conducted by the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Ghana. Applicants that have met these requirements are admitted to Level 300.
Health/Nurse Assistant Clinical Holders
Students with HAC or NAC certificates acquired from the Nursing and Midwifery Council can be admitted into the institution to undertake a six-week Access Programme. After completion, they are admitted to Level 200 into the BSc. Nursing Degree Programme.
Students that have been part of other renowned learning institutions studying accredited Nursing courses may be enrolled in this institution. Each individual is served separately.
Wisconsin University fee structure for 2019/2020
Below is the fee structure for both Ghanaian and International students per semester.
- Freshers- GH¢1955
- Continuing- GH¢1830
- Freshers- $1687
- Continuing- $1632
Bachelor of Law LL.B
- Freshers- GH¢4210
- Continuing- GH¢4085
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
- Ghanaian- GH¢2900
- International- $2500
Graduate fees for entire Programme
- MBA- $6000
- MSc- $2000
- MA- $2000
Courses offered in Wisconsin University
These are the offered Programmes in the institution:
- Security Management, Forensics, and Investigative Psychology
- Executive Advanced Certificate in Security Management, Forensics, and Investigative Psychology
- Paralegal Studies
- Functional and Advanced Investigations
- Information Technology
- Bachelor of Arts
- Business Studies with HRM Option
- Business Studies with Banking and Finance Option
- Business Studies with Accounting Option
- Business Studies with General Option
- Business Studies with Marketing Option
- Bachelor of Science
- Communication Studies
- Development and Environmental Studies
- Information technology
- Computing and Actuarial Science
- Management and Computer Studies
- Community Health Nursing
- Bachelor of Laws
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- MBA in Marketing
- MBA in Finance
- MBA in HRM
- MBA in Project Management
- MBA in Accounting
- MSc Environmental Sustainability & Management
- MA Adult Education
There are two ways to go about this:
- You can buy an Online Serial Number (OSN) using Mobile Money, Visa, or Master Card.
- Upon receiving the OSN, you can now take the next step, which is online application.
- Visit any of the following listed bank branches to buy an OSN. (Ecobank, Access Bank, ADB, Golden Link Savings & Loans, or Consolidated Bank).
- You should insist on having a chat with the Branch Manager in case the voucher is unavailable. Alternatively, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org for further inquiries.
Wisconsin University is the place where you can achieve all your academic goals in Ghana. For any inquiries, you can contact +233544853383, or reach them via email using the address provided above.