Welcome to our School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. I invite you
- As a potential student to enroll in our dually accredited current and future programs;
- As a parent/guardian to understand the value you get from our school for your child/student;
- As a potential employee to know opportunities for you and the excellent work environment;
- As a potential service provider to know our procurement and supply management structures and processes that ensure fairness and quality for our state-of-the-art high capital machines and equipment that require after sales service agreement;
- As a regulator to be assured of timely payment of our subscription and for professional society memberships for our full-time faculty;
- As a potential donor/funder to know how USIU-Africa assures you of sound accounting and financial system for you money;
- As a potential academic collaborator to know mutual opportunities and how to synergize our comparative advantages
We offer your programs that are dually accredited in Kenya and Unites States of America. This arrangement gives you education of US standards outside USA, cutting out often challenging visa and other immigration requirements. Key to our programs is the competence and confidence you will get through our Skills Laboratory.
You will be exposed national, regional and international students from over 70 nationalities.
You will be taught, mentored and coached by national, regional and international full-time and part-time faculty.
Your will receive academic and industry mentorship throughout your study period.
You will access state-of-the-art machines and equipment for extra-curricular activities and best coaches in competitive local, national, regional and international games and sports.
You will experience uninterrupted and fast-track academic progress.
In addition to what your child/student gets you will be glad to know that:
The fees and other costs of our programs are reasonably priced and affordable. The university also offers scholarships to needy students.
Our Alumni occupy key positions in society and continue to maintain contact with our students as real-example mentors.
Your child/student will be exposed to compulsory General Educations Courses designed to make them truly educated and responsible members of the national, regional and global society. These courses include 90-hour Community Services in not-for-profit institutions serving needy members of the society.
Your child/student will have the opportunities for student exchangeprograms with over universities across the globe.
You will be exposed to the rigorous process and maintenance of dual accreditation that enriches your experience and job satisfaction.
You will receive faculty support that is of its kind in the region: offices space, Information Technology, Backboard learning platform and virtual access to all resources you need to prepared and deliver your courses.
You will have opportunities to provide equipment and after sales needed for all our current and future programs.
You will as have opportunities for on and off campus events that require transport, security, travel services, insurance, tents, chairs, Public Address Systems, lighting, etc.
You will interact with two committees that ensures that our procurement and supply management structures and processes are fair and lead to procurement, installation and commission of high quality for our state-of-the-art high capital machines and equipment with after sales service.
You will work with university wide procurement committee and our school’s Equipment and Laboratories Management Committee that ensure generic description and specification and accurate quantification of pieces of equipment and supplies. This makes it easy for you to bid and quote with minimal errors, increasing you chance of passing the technical evaluation of bids.
A large proportion of our current and future programs are regulated by National Regulatory Authorities. As regulators,
You will be assured of timely payment of our subscription.
You will find that our university contributes to payment of fees for professional society memberships for our full-time faculty.
You will know that having most faculty as members of professional societies ensures that they are up to date on industries standards, norms, aspirations, commitments, challenges and problems. Faculty will be able to incorporate these issues in the curriculum and courses.
Fields of study in health sciences are characterized by the need to translate knowledge generated through research to action, either programs, policy or both. As potential donor/funder to the School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences:
You will be provided with evidence of sound accounting and financial system for you money.
You will audit and paper trails that link donor funded efforts to individual faculty.
You will access profiles of faculty handling the programs, projects or initiatives you have funded.
You will be assured that conceptualization, implementation, review and reporting of programs, projects or initiatives you have funded go through a peer review mechanism, including presentation and discussion in colloquia.
The code of conduct and professional oaths taken in the fields of study for health sciences compels us to see other universities and colleges, and schools as potential collaborators and comparators. As a potential academic collaborator/comparator:
You will participate in the mutually identification and respect of each other’s comparative advantages and build on them for the common good.
We shall be open for benchmarking visits.
We shall be ready to make both informal and informal contacts to jointly development research concepts and proposals and sign memoranda of understanding or memoranda of agreement, whichever will be applicable.
We shall work towards common interests, include exchange of students and faculty.