Established in 2002, Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Kakamega (population range: 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Nairobi, Bungoma, Kaimosi, Bumbe. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission for University Education, Kenya, Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology (MMUST) is a small (enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology (MMUST) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 14 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Kenyan higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. MMUST also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.