Normally, selecting a career becomes very tedious when one lacks someone with enough knowledge on the selection process to guide them through selecting the best career choice. Several students who pass end up choosing a course that at the end of the journey becomes wasteful.
At this crucial period for form four candidates who did their KCSE this year, kuccps is open for those who met the required grades to select careers of their choice. This article gives guidelines to students on some of the hot cake courses available for B+, B plain, B minus and C+ students. Among the best courses for them to consider include the following ;
1. COMPUTER SCIENCE.
This type of course is highly recommended and suitable for students who are in love with analytical work. It entails alot of programming, mathematics, one coding, electronics, networking and statistical work.
B plus in physics or mathematics, C plus minimum grade in either biological or physical science subjects and a C+ in either English or kiswahili.
This is a study that takes one a minimum of four academic years. One is fully trained and equipped with skills on nursing science, leadership in health facilities and research.
Minimum of grade C+ in physics or mathematics. Other subjects that require a minimum of C+ in English or kiswahili language and any other biological science. Chemistry should also be a minimum of C plus.
This particular degree takes a minimum kf 5 academic years at the university till completion. Upon completion of this course and graduation, one qualifies to be a dental surgeon and can handle any disease that affects the mouth.
Minimum grade of B plus in Biology or mathematics and chemistry or physics subjects. A minimum of B+ in kiswahili. This course falls under cluster number 40.
4. ANIMAL SCIENCE.
Students specialize fully on physiology, zoology, vertinary services, breeding animal health in general and nutrition. Duration for this course is 4 years.
Mean grade of B minus and a C+ in mathematics, Agriculture, Biology and business studies respectively.
Mostly studied by students who have passion in science and maths. It takes between 4 and 5 years. Learners are equipped with scientific skills such as designing, manufacturing and operating aircrafts. Careers under this include data processing management, aerospace technicians and mechanical engineers.
B minus in maths or physics and a C+ in kiswahili or English respectively.
6. EDUCATION SCIENCE.
One can take education courses in mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology with two teaching subjects from all the science subjects.
Minimum of C+ in each of the teaching subjects.
7. EDUCATION ARTS.
A student may select a combination on various art subjects eg, english literature combination.
Minimum of C plus in teaching subjects.
8. STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT.
Equips one with knowledge on careers such as property managers, buyer’s agents business brokers and auctioneers among others.
Minimum mean grade of B minus, a C+in either physics of mathematics, or any other subject in group 2,3 or 4 of the subject grouping.