List of Courses and Academic Programs offered at Mico University Jamaica



Mico University in Jamaica offers undergraduate and post graduate programs as listed below



  • B.Ed. Primary Education & Early Childhood Education
  • B.Ed. School Management and Leadership
  • B.Ed. Special Education
  • B.Ed. Physical Education


Requirements and accreditation

  1. B.Ed Primary Education
    • Have 5 CXC subjects including English Language A, Mathematics and Science at the General Proficiency Level grades 1, 2 or 3 or their equivalent; in addition to 2 CAPE Unit 1 subjects.
    • Students without Mathematics can access the programme but they will have to complete the University course – Mathematics 101. These students are also expected to do a psychometric test which is prepared and administered by the College.

Candidates should satisfy any of the following requirements:-

  1. Post Diploma Primary Education

All students opting to do the post diploma programme should have a teachers’ diploma or certificate. This programme lasts for eighteen months. This programme is offered on a full-time and part-time basis.

  1. B.Ed Early Childhood Education

Candidates should satisfy any of the following requirements:-


    • Have 5 CXC subjects (General Proficiency Grades 1, 2 or 3 or their equivalent) including:
      • English Language
      • Mathematics
      • One Social Science
      • One Science
      • In addition to 2 CAPE Unit 1 subject
    • Successful completion of The Two Year Pre-University College Early Childhood Education Programme.
    • Mature entry-Minimum of five years experience (Portfolio and Interview)

2 – YEAR PROGRAMME (Post Diploma Degree)

    • Teachers’ diploma for entry to the two year programme
  1. B.Ed School Management and Leadership
  2. B.Ed Special Education


Five (5) GCE/CXC subjects including Mathematics, English, and a Science subject, preferably Biology/Human and Social Biology or Anatomy (Diploma or Degree)
OR A Diploma in Special Education with a minimum credit. (Start in year 2 of Degree)
OR A Diploma in Regular Education (Start in year 1 of Degree)

  1. B.Ed Physical Education

Entry Requirements/Pre-requisites

Candidates are required to have (5) subjects at CXC/GCE O’ Level including CAPE 1& II. Pass in Physical Education or its equivalent.


  • Ed. Computer Science
  • Ed.  Computer Science
  • Ed in Geography and Environmental Studies
  • Ed. in Industrial Technology Education
  • Ed. Secondary specialization Computer Science
  • Ed. Secondary specialization Industrial Technology
  • Ed. Secondary specialization Geography and Environmental Studies
  • Ed. Science and Technology
  • BA Arts in Education
  • BA Business Studies
  • BA Guidance and Counselling
  • BA Language &Literacy
  • BA Language and Literature
  • BA Library and Information Studies
  • BA Social Studies


  • Executive Master in Education (EMEM)
  • Sc. Counselling & Social Work
  • Ed in Spe Ed
  • Masters of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
  • Master of Science in School Counselling and Social Work
  • Master of Education in Special Education
  • Executive Masters in Educational Management (EMEM)

Some of the best university courses offered at Mico University include               B.Ed. Primary Education & Early Childhood Education,bachelor of computer science and master of business administration.

It is always advisable to choose a university to study carefully, fortunately Mico University is one of the best universities in Jamaica.