Catholic School of Health Sciences Shisong (CSHS) is an arena for tertiary education located in Shisong, Bui Division, North West Region of Cameroon. It serves as the Teaching Arm of St. Elizabeth Catholic General Hospital Shisong. It was founded in 1954 by the Tertiary Sisters of St. Francis. The Catholic School of Health Sciences is authorized to function by the Ministry of Public Health. CSHS prepares students to be well-rounded leaders and critical thinkers who make a positive impact on the world.
PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMS OFFERED BY CSHS
– STATE REGISTERED NURSING
– LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY
– NURSING ASSISTANT
Catholic School of Health Sciences is the place where ideas are nurtured and converted into profitable skills.The huge crowd rushing without relinquishing efforts to CSHS is attracted by the exceptional quality of the products of CSHS – “Our Quality attracts quantity”. Owned by the Tertiary Sisters of St. Francis, we live to promote the values of St. Francis.
RESIDENTIAL LIFE IN CSHS
Modern Dormitories and cooking facilities are made available on campus for students. Life on campus is well secured. The school is located very closed to one of the weekly markets in Kumbo known as “Sunday market”. Besides the easily accessible facilities, a school canteen runs a 24/7 shift to attend to the immediate needs of the students.
DURATION OF STUDIES IN CSHS
State Register Nursing, Lab. Technicians & BSc-Midwifery programs are done in 3 years, while the Nursing Assistant is covered in a year.
RELIGIOUS LIFE IN CSHS
While in school, you are free to worship according to your Faith on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Students are allowed to fellowship with their denominations on Sundays out of School campus a Compulsory Morning devotions are said by all students in the school hall.
INTERNSHIP AND PRACTICAL FACILITIES
Our students are best in practical skills, thanks to the 18 General and Specialist Hospitals owned by the Tertiary sisters of St. Francis. This alone give our students an upper hand to acquire the very best opportunities to practice. Among such we have the renowned St. Elizabeth General Hospital and Cardiac center, St. Padre Pio Hospital Douala etc.
ADMISSION INTO CSHS
The Ministry of Public Health organizes competitive entrance examination for recruiting students for training. More information about our Catholic School of Health Sciences Shisong (CSHS) here.