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    School of Education

    img Prof. James M. Muola

    MESSAGE FROM THE DEAN

    Introduction
    Welcome to the School of Education which is one of the largest and fastest growing schools in terms of student population in Machakos University. Currently, the school has a student population of about 3,000 students pursuing various programmes in certificate, diploma, bachelors and postgraduate studies. The School has been in existence since the establishment of Machakos University College as a Constituent College of Kenyatta University through Legal Notice NO. 161 of 4th November, 2011. The University was chartered on 7th October, 2016. The School admits both Government and Self-Sponsored Students in Certificate, Diploma, Bachelors, and Postgraduate Programmes. It has highly qualified members of teaching staff.

    School Vision
    To be a preferred school of Excellence in transforming society through quality teacher education.

    School Mission
    To provide high level teaching manpower through quality training, research, consultancy and innovation for social and economic transformation of our communities.

    Core Functions
    Teaching, training, research, consultancy, student mentorship, and community service

    Core values
    Commitment to professionalism, efficiency and excellence, integrity, transparency, accountability, respect for others, equity and teamwork.

    Objectives
    i. To produce high level teaching manpower
    ii. To conduct high level research and publication
    iii. To offer academic mentorship to students
    iv. To ensure students complete their studies in the stipulated period
    v. To provide timely service to all our customers

    Departments
    Currently, the School has four departments; namely:
    1. Department of Educational Management and Curriculum Studies
    2. Department of Educational Communication and Technology
    3. Department of Educational Psychology, Early Childhood and Special Needs Education
    4. Teaching Practice Department

    We offer the following Programmes:

    Post-graduate Courses Entry qualifications Duration
    Master of Education (M.Ed):- Educational Planning, Educational Download Application form 4 Semesters
    Master of Education (M.Ed):- Administration, Economics of Education Download Application form 4 Semesters
    Master of Education (M.Ed):- Curriculum Development Download Application form 4 Semesters
    Master of Education (M.Ed):- Communication Technology Download Application form 4 Semesters
    Undergraduate Courses Entry qualifications Duration
    Bachelor of Education(Arts) Download Application form 8 semesters
    Bachelor of Education(Science) Download Application form 8 semesters
    Diploma Courses Entry details Duration
    Postgraduate Diploma in Education Download Application form 3 semesters
    Diploma in Education (Science) Download Application form 4 semesters
    Diploma in Education (Arts) Download Application form 4 semesters
    Diploma in Early Childhood Development Education) Download Application form 4 semesters
    Certificate Courses Entry qualifications Duration
    Certificate in Early Childhood Development Education Download Application form 4 semesters