BCom Accounting UCC Requirements – University Of Cape Coast

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B.Com(Accounting) Entry Requirements UCC


Educareguide considers it important to brief prospective students on Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting (i.e. BCom Accounting) entry requirements at UCC (University Of Cape Coast). Truly, the B.Com Accounting course or program is the topmost among the UCC business courses or programs. As a result, it is the preference of most business students at Senior High School – SHS. Indeed, University of Cape Coast is a very reputable educational institution in Ghana and has a very high popularity. As a result, many students, especially, those who complete Senior High School, dream to enter into such a respected academic institution. In this article, we will explore the exact entry requirements for WASSCE students.


Core Subjects Requirements – B.Com Accounting UCC

Before you can gain admission to read B.Com (Accounting) at UCC, the  Entry Requirements for core subjects are as follows:

  • English                                         A1-C6
  • Core Mathematics                     A1-C6
  • Integrated Science                     A1-C6
  • Social Studies                              A1-C6

Because Bachelor of Commerce is among the humanities courses or programs at University of Cape Coast, social studies is normally used to compute your aggregate. Nevertheless, you must obtain a credit pass (i.e. A1 to C6) in Integrated Science, to qualify for this program. Check our site for full WAEC Result Interpretation.


Elective Subjects Requirements – BCom (Accounting) UCC

In Addition to the above four core subjects, applicants seeking to read BCom Accounting at UCC must get credit passes in three elective subjects, including accounting. Henceforth, you should get at least C6 in all elective subjects. Also, you must realize that the maximum number of aggregate  to  obtain to qualify for admission is aggregate 36 (most often, there are variations, depending on the situation). Surely, the university computes your aggregate by taking your best 3 core subjects and your best three electives subjects. Thereupon, the sum of all your six grades constitutes your aggregate.


B.Com(Accounting) Entry Requirements UCC Cut Off Point

Though the university has set the maximum aggregate at 36. Nevertheless, it reserves the right to set specific cut off points from year to year. Notably, the specific requirements set is dependent on the performance of applicants and the capacity of the university in that specific year. For example, university can set the maximum for Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) in a particular year at aggregate 10. Factually, the cut off point for Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting (B.Com Accounting) for the 2020/2021 academic year is aggregate 13. Check out the full list of Programs/Courses and their cut off points from our site.



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