MCHT GETS FEDERAL GOVERNMENT APPROVAL
National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has accredited the following courses in Millennium College of Health Technology, Akure Ondo State:
National Diploma (ND) in Dental Therapy
National Diploma (ND) in Environmental Health Technology
National Diploma (ND) in Health Information Management
DEPARTMENT OF DENTAL THERAPY
The department is set up with the larger goal of training Dental Therapist, 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.
National Diploma (ND) Dental Therapy
Candidates wishing to undergo the programme must possess five credits in SSCE, GCE O’ Level from English, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics at not more than 2 sittings. The duration of training is 2 years intensive theory/Practical and 12 months practical training (Industrial Training). On completion of the programme, successful students are awarded the National Diploma Certificate in Dental Health Therapy. This will also enable them to pursuit the Higher National Diploma programme for another 2 years, upon completion, successful students will be mobilized for the mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme.
Department of Environmental HealthThe department offers a direct Higher National Diploma Programme in Environmental Health for Environmental Health Technologists. 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 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.