Millennium College of Health Technology maintains an academic standard equivalent to those of medical and health programs of other schools in the World. The curriculum is updated periodically to be at par with the latest information circulating at medical schools in Nigeria. The College also designs its teaching methods, curriculum and textbooks at the same level of quality found in Nigeria medical and Health Programs. The exam schedule is rigorous and is designed to ensure that students remain focused on their academics during their entire stay at the College.
The program is geared towards providing maximum preparation for licensing examinations and guidance in the profession.
All our courses/programs are duly accredited by appropriate Federal Government Regulatory Body /Board in Nigeria.
The College is offering the following professional and short term programmes under different departments.
1. SCHOOL OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH (Accredited by the Environmental Health Officers Registration Council of Nigeria (EHORECON) and the West African Health Examination Board (WAHEB)/ National Board for Technical Education (NBTE))
2. SCHOOL OF COMMUNITY HEALTH (Fully Accredited by the Community Health Practitioners Registration Board of Nigeria). The only Private College of Health Technology in Nigeria with FULL ACCREDITATION status in Community Health Programs.
3. SCHOOL OF DENTAL HEALTH (Accredited by the Dental Therapists Registration Board of Nigeria (DTRBN) and National Board for Technical Education (NBTE))
4. SCHOOL OF DISPENSING OPTICIANRY (Accredited by the Optometrists and Dispensing Optician's Registration Board of Nigeria (ODORBN))
5. SCHOOL OF PHARMACY TECHNICIAN (Accredited by the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN))
6. SCHOOL OF MEDICAL IMAGE PROCESSING (Accredited by Radiographers Registration Board of Nigeria (RRBN))
7. SCHOOL OF HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT (Accredited by the Health Records Officer Registration Board of Nigeria (HROBN) and National Board for Technical Education (NBTE))
8. SCHOOL OF HEALTH PROMOTION AND EDUCATION
Department of Community Health
The department offers a professional diploma for Community Health Extension Workers and a certificate programme for Junior Community Health Extension Workers. This Diploma and certificate programmes in Community Health is geared towards providing the necessary manpower for quality and effective health service delivery to the people of Nigeria and member countries of the ECOWAS Region for quality and effective service delivery through Community Health Practice. It is envisaged that the course will produce graduates with a broad based scientific and professional knowledge and sound understanding of community health and primary health care issues as practiced in the ECOWAS region and globally. They are expected to fill the needed gap of health workers at the Primary Health Care as well as difficult and the hard to reach areas of the country and by extension, West Africa.
Professional Diploma in Community Health (CHEW)
The Total Duration of Training is Three years (6 Semesters) with College/classroom work of two years and practical placement/Internship is 12 months. The system of Practical placement is 70% community based and 30% health facility based.
Certificate programme for Junior Community Health Extension Workers (JCHEW)
DEPARTMENT OF DENTAL THERAPY
The department is set up with the larger goal of training Dental Technicians and Dental Surgery practitioners who are trained to assist dentist and technologists in the practice of dentistry. They are exposed to different sessions of training on how to perform local anesthesia, restorations, cleaning, extractions and the taking of radiographs as well as tooth scaling and polishing in line with dental regulations.
Dental Surgery Technicians
Dental Surgery Assistants
Department of Environmental HealthThe department offers a direct Higher National Diploma Programme in Environmental Health for Environmental Health Technologists and professional diploma for Environmental Health Technician. These programmes are aimed at developing the needed manpower to control the various factors in human’s environment (physical, chemical, biological) which exercises a deleterious effect on his/her social, psychological and emotional well-being. It is envisaged that the course will produce graduates with a broad based scientific and professional knowledge and sound understanding of Environmental health and emerging health issues associated with human existence in his environment.
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENTThe department offers 3 years programme for health information management technician and a four years programme leading to a national and higher national diploma in health information management. The programme is designed to produce graduates who can apply the science of informatics to the collection, storage, use, and transmission of information to meet the legal, professional, ethical and administrative records keeping requirements of health care delivery in Nigeria and by extension, West Africa.
Professional Certificate for Health Information Technicians
DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCEThe department offers 3 years programme for Medical Laboratory Technician. This programme is to train competent medical laboratory personnel at the middle manpower level in Nigeria and by extension, West Africa. It entails exposing the students to basic knowledge and the practices of medical laboratory science.
DEPARTMENT OF GENERAL STUDIESThis department holds the following programme including short time tailored-made courses.
PRE-COLLEGE COACHING SESSIONSThe programme is designed to facilitate or correct deficiencies of candidates in Ordinary Level examinations, preparatory to entrance into programmes of the College. Based on this, candidates who have attempted SSCE will be admitted for the intensive coaching programme.