What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Mass Communication? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Mass Communication then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Mass Communication under the faculty of Social and Management Sciences in the university.
This is to inform all aspirants who wish to apply for admission in Nigeria into any of federal, state or private owned universities to study Mass Communication under the faculty of Social and Management Sciences that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Mass Communication has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Mass Communication also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Mass Communication here or use the general approach by checking JAMB subject combination for all courses here.
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WAEC And NECO Subject Requirements for Mass Communication
The subjects required to study Mass Communication in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five SSCE credit passes in English Language and 4 other subjects in Arts or Social Sciences
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNIZIK and BSU require five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language and at least a pass in Mathematics
(ii) KWASU requires five O’ Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Government and Literature-in-English.
(iii) OOU, LASU and REDEEMER’S require Five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Lit-in-English and two additional subjects in Arts and Social Sciences.
(iv) IMSU requires five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Lit-in-English and at least a pass in Mathematics
(v) UNIZIK requires a credit pass in Lit-in-English
(vi) CRESCENT requires credit pass in Lit-in-English, History/Government, Economics
(vii) EBSU requires credit in Literature in English, English Language and Mathematics and a pass in a Nigerian Language will be an advantage.
(viii) GO and BIU require credit pass in Mathematics.
(ix) UNIILORIN accepts National Diploma at Upper Credit level in Mass Communication. Also does not accepts ‘A’ passes
(x) ABU requires Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Economics/Commerce, Government/History, Literature in English/CRK/IRK and any Nigerian Language with at least a pass in Mathematics.
(xi) BOWEN requires five SSCE Credit Passes to include English Language, Literature in English, Mathematics and any other subjects in arts and social sciences
(xii) WESTERN-DEL accepts five ‘O’ level credit passes including English Language, Literature in English, Government and any other social sciences subject.
(xii) JABU requires five ‘O’ level credit passes including English Language, Literature in English and at least a minimum of a pass in Mathematics
(xiv) AUE requires Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSSC) with credit passes in at least six (6) subjects, including English Language, English Literature and Mathematics obtained at not more than two sittings.
(xv) DELSU requires credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics and two other subjects from Economics, Government, Geography, Commerce and Government.
(xvi) UNILAG requires Five O’ Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Literature-in-English and two other subjects in Arts or Social Sciences and related disciplines.
(xvii) KSU requires five credit passes at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Literature in English, Mathematics and any other two Arts and or Social Science subjects.
(xviii) CRESCENT – Credit pass in Literature in English will be an added advantage.
(xix) SOUTHWESTERN requires credit passes to include English Language, Literature in English and Government plus at least a pass in Mathematics.
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Mass Communication under the faculty of Social and Management Sciences. If the Mass Communication you intend in studying is in another faculty, the subject requirements may be different from the one on this page. You can check JAMB brochure for all faculties here.
List of Schools That Offer Mass Communication
This section contains the list of universities that offer Mass Communication in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Mass Communication posted above.
The following are the list of schools that offer Mass Communication:
- Adeleke University
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
- Al-Hikmah University
- American University of Nigeria
- Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University
- Babcock University
- Bayero University, Kano
- Benson Idahosa University
- Benue State University, Makurdi
- Bowen University
- Crescent University
- Delta State University, Abraka
- Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
- Elizade University
- Fountain University, Oshogbo
- Godfrey Okoye University
- Gregory University, Uturu, Uturu
- Igbinedion University
- Imo State University, Owerri
- Joseph Ayo Babalola University
- Kaduna State University
- Kogi State University, Anyigba
- Kwara State University, Ilorin
- Lagos State University
- Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
- Novena University
- Oduduwa University
- Olabisi Onabanjo University
- Pan-Atlantic University
- Redeemers University
- Rhema University
- Samuel Adegboyega University
- SouthWestern University
- Tansian University
- Taraba State University
- University of Ilorin, Ilorin
- University of Lagos, Lagos
- University of Mkar
- University of Uyo
- Wesley University of Science and Technology
- Western Delta University