College of Health Sciences

Caribbean School of Nursing

 Master of Science for Nurse Anaesthesia (PMSNUANFTU1)

  • Minimum requirement GPA of 2.7, or lower second class honours degree or its equivalent. Must be a Registered Nurse with at least five (5) years working experience. 
  • Midwifery qualification is optional. 
  • Registered Nurses without midwifery qualification will be required to complete twelve (12) weeks rotation in maternity units prior to admission. 
  • Must have a minimum of one (1) year operating theatre experience in Critical care nursing experience would be an asset. 
  • Minimum requirement may be determined by Prior Learning Assessment
Post Diploma in Trauma Studies and Integrative Counselling (PPGTSICPTU1A)
Master of Science in Trauma Studies and Integrative Counselling (PMSTSICPTU1A)
  • Applicants should have a first degree with at least 2.7 GPA, or lower second class honours degree 
  • Applicants with a first degree should have prerequisite modules in Introduction to Psychology and one of the following Abnormal Psychology, Social Psychology or Health Psychology, or 
  • Applicants with years of practice providing trauma related support maybe considered by Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) determined by the University 
  • Applicants should demonstrate awareness of emotional and mental well-being, motivation for study and emotional maturity.

School of Allied Health and Wellness

Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Complementary & Alternative Medicine (PMSCOAMPTU1) 

  • Applicants should hold an accredited bachelor's degree in Health or Natural Sciences from an accredited institution. Other disciplines may be considered depending on the applicant’s documented experience in the field as determined by the University. Interview will be required. 
  • Applicants should have a minimum GPA of 2.7 or equivalent. Applicants with a Pass degree would be required to complete qualifying modules (as determined by the University). 
  • Special consideration may be given to persons with accredited professional qualification and at least 5 year s experience in one of the systems of healing in Complementary/Alternative medicine.
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Corporate Wellness Facilitation (PMSCOWFPTU1)
  • Applicants should hold an accredited undergraduate qualification from UTech, Jamaica or any other accredited institution. 
  • Preference will be given to persons with degrees in health, business and management or social work disciplines. Other disciplines will be considered. 
  • Applicants without Bachelor level certification who have had at least five years of work experience in a related discipline may receive special consideration for a waiver of standard requirements depending on the applicant’s experience as determined by the University.

 Master of Science (MHA) in Health Administration (PMSHEADFTU1)

  • Matriculants are expected to be holders of an undergraduate degree with a GPA of 2.70 or equivalent in a Health discipline,  Business or other related fields.
Master of Science in Public Health Nutrition 
  • The minimum entry requirement is a Bachelor's degree in the Natural and Applied Sciences, Health Sciences or other related disciplines from an accredited institution. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.7 or equivalent. 
  • Other professional certification may be considered on a case-by-case basis and will be required to develop a portfolio for evaluation for entry via Prior Learning Assessment.
Postgraduate Diploma in Dietetics and Nutrition (PDPDINUFTU1) 
  •  Completion of a BSc. Dietetics and Nutrition or equivalent from an accredited institution.

School of Pharmacy

Master of Philosophy (M.Phil./Ph.D.) in Pharmaceutics (PMPPHAMPTU1)Specializations:
Pharmaceutics or Pharmaceutical Technology
  • A Bachelor in Pharmacy, Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field from UTech, Jamaica or any other accredited institution

 Post Baccalaurette Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm D.)(PPHPHARPTU1)

  1. Applicants should be registered practicing pharmacists with a Bachelor in Pharmacy (B.Pharm) or equivalent from an accredited institution. Applicants should have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or its equivalent.
  2.  Special Entry* Bachelor of Pharmacy graduates with 3.1 or greater GPA

Applicants should have at least one year experience as a practicing pharmacist and clinical experience from a recognized institution. (Except for #2)

If you require further information, please email the Student Recruitment Unit at prospectinfo@utech.edu.jm.