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Higher Education Programs

Career Opportunities:

Graduates of this program may find employment as public and corporate communication/information officers, social science and communication researchers/analysts, communication/media planners and managers, program/project development officers, public relations and advertising practitioners, media practitioners, learning system designers, multimedia designers, and allied/related professions.

Bachelor of Arts in Communication

Program Outcomes:

  1. Define and access information needs; assess and organize information and knowledge; produce, share and utilize information and knowledge;

  2. Communicate in different formats and platforms (print, broadcast, and online);

  3. Prepare communication/media plan;

  4. Conduct communication and media research and evaluation;

  5. Develop and produce communication materials in different formats and platforms;

  6. Demonstrate communication management and leadership skills;

  7. Develop entrepreneurial capabilities;

  8. Adhere to ethical standards and practices;

  9. Know and practice rights and responsibilities and accountabilities in the communication profession;

  10. Demonstrate a development orientation in communication work.

  11. Apply communication theories/models, principles, practices, and tools in development work.

Career Opportunities:

  • Public Elementary Teacher
  • Private Elementary Teacher
  • Elementary/ Pre-school Tutor

Bachelor in Elementary Education

Program Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate high level literacy communication, critical and creative thinking skills and digital fluency needed for higher learning in the field/classroom;

  2. Facilitate learning among diverse learners and relate educational processes to larger historical, social, cultural, and political processes;

  3. Demonstrate mastery of the subject matter for a meaningful and comprehensive teaching and learning process;

  4. Apply a wide range of teaching process skills including the integration of modern technology in the identification of learning outcomes, design and implementation of appropriate teaching and learning activities, and assessment and evaluation

  5. Demonstrate and practice the professional and ethical requirements of teaching profession;

  6. Relate classroom activities to the experiences and aspirations of the learners in their homes and communities;

  7. Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams and multidisciplinary settings; and

  8. Recognize the need for, and prepare to engage in lifelong learning.

Career Opportunities:

  • Public Junior High School Teacher
  • Public Senior High School Teacher
  • Private Junior High School Teacher
  • Private Senior High School Teacher
  • High School Tutor

Bachelor in Secondary Education

Program Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate high level literacy communication, critical and creative thinking skills and digital fluency needed for higher learning in the field/classroom;

  2. Facilitate learning among diverse learners and relate educational processes to larger historical, social, cultural, and political processes;

  3. Demonstrate mastery of the subject matter for a meaningful and comprehensive teaching and learning process;

  4. Apply a wide range of teaching process skills including the integration of modern technology in the identification of learning outcomes, design and implementation of appropriate teaching and learning activities, and assessment and evaluation

  5. Demonstrate and practice the professional and ethical requirements of teaching profession;

  6. Relate classroom activities to the experiences and aspirations of the learners in their homes and communities;

  7. Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams and multidisciplinary settings; and

  8. Recognize the need for, and prepare to engage in lifelong learning.

Career Opportunities:

A graduate of BS Criminology is prepared for careers in crime prevention, law enforcement, scientific crime detection, and correctional administration.

Bachelor of Science in Criminology

Program Outcomes:

  1. Pass the board examination set forth by the board for criminology of the Professional Regulation Commission.

  2. Apply with competent the field of criminology, criminal justice, crime prevention, law enforcement, scientific crime investigation and detection, correctional administration, security administration, and fire safety;

  3. Exhibit effective and efficient leaders with a sense of responsibility, accountability, integrity, high moral values, fear of God and service to his countrymen through academic excellence;

  4. Apply and demonstrate the procedures in law enforcement, crime detection, criminal justice and forensic investigation.

  5. Perform actual scenario of basic police investigative work, crime scene investigation, laboratory examination, filing of complaint/information, court procedures and correction practices.

  6. Formulate research consciousness and critical thinking in order to address pressing social problems like crimes, delinquency, drug dependence, and violence.

Bachelor of Science in Accountancy

Program Outcomes:

The BSA program should provide a foundation of professional knowledge, professional skills, and professional values, ethics and attitudes that enable them to continue to learn and adapt to change throughout their professional lives. These capabilities will enable professional accountants to identify problems, know where to find this knowledge and know how to apply it in an ethical manner to achieve appropriate solutions. The balance of these elements may vary but what is required is to develop the knowledge base and strong skills in order to produce competent professional accountants with appropriate values, ethics and attitudes

Entry-level jobs.

  1. Public Practice: Audit Staff, Tax Staff, Management Services/Consulting Staff
  2. Commerce and Industry: Financial Accounting & Reporting Staff, Management Accounting Staff, Tax Accounting Staff, Internal Audit Staff, Financial Analyst, Budget Analyst, Credit Analyst, Cost Accountant.
  3. Government: State Accounting Examiner, State Accountant, LGU Accountant, Revenue Officer, Audit Examiner, Budget Analyst, Financial Services Specialist
  4. Education: Junior Accounting Instructor

Middle-level positions

  1. Public Practice: Audit Manager, Tax Manager, Consulting Manager
  2. Commerce and Industry: Comptroller, Senior Information Systems Auditor, Senior Fraud Examiner, Senior Forensic Auditor
  3. Government: State Accountant V, Director III and Director IV, Government Accountancy and Audit, Financial Services Manager, Audit Services Manager, Senior Auditor
  4. Education: Senior Faculty, Accounting Department Chair

Advanced positions

  1. Public Practice: Partner, Senior Partner, Senior Consultant/Financial Advisor
  2. Commerce and Industry: Chief Financial Officer, Chief Information Officer
  3. Government: National Treasurer, Vice President for Finance/CFO (for GOCCs), Commissioner, Associate Commissioner, Assistant Commissioner, (COA, BIR, BOC)
  4. Education: Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Major in Marketing Management

Program Outcomes:

  1. Help the students to seek employment and entry level jobs or positions of responsibility as marketing manager, marketing executive or marketing director.

  2. Guide the students in organizing or managing entrepreneurial activities if they decide to be self-employed.

  3. Equip students with knowledge of the principles and concepts of marketing.

  4. Prepare students to pursue a teaching career or graduate studies in business.

Career Opportunities:

Human Resource Development Management

  • Management Trainee in Human Resource
  • Office Assistant
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Human Resource Assistant
  • Executive Assistant
  • Entrepreneur
  • Recruitment Assistant
  • Compensation Assistant
  • Benefits Assistant
  • Training and Development

Marketing Management

  • Management Trainee in Marketing
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Account Executive
  • Merchandiser
  • PR/Advertising Assistant
  • Service Crew
  • Customer Service Agent/Representative
  • Junior Sales Trainer
  • Receptionist
  • Entrepreneur
  • Product/Brand/Assistant
  • Order/Billing Assistant

Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management

Program Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate and apply knowledge in tourism industry, local tourism products and services

  2. Demonstrate administrative and managerial skills in a service oriented business organization.

  3. Produce food, provide food & beverage services and apply management skills in the operation seamlessly based on industry standards.

  4. Perform and provide full guest cycle services for front office and housekeeping facility operations.

  5. Plan and implement a risk management program to provide a safe and secure workplace.

Assembly and Event Management

  • Sales Representative
  • Management Trainees
  • HR Staff
  • Reservations Clerk
  • Front office staff
  • Director of Personnel Manager
  • Information Specialist
  • Public Relations Staff
  • Sales Representative
  • Meeting / Event Personnel

Dining Room positions:

  • Cashier
  • Bartender
  • Mixologist
  • Oenologist
  • Restaurant Steward
  • Bar Supervisor
  • Waiter/Food Attendant
  • Room Service Waiter
  • Sommelier
  • Barista
  • Head waiter
  • Captain waiter
  • Bar accountant
  • Restaurant Supervisor

Sales and Marketing positions:

  • Sales and marketing personnel
  • Sales and marketing account executives
  • Sales and marketing supervisor - Director
  • Manager- Assistant Restaurant Manager
  • Shift Leader
  • Team Leader
  • Room Service Manager
  • Maitre d Hotel

Housekeeping positions;

  • Shift Leader
  • Checker
  • Room Attendant
  • Room Assistant
  • Cabin Steward
  • Housekeeping Attendant
  • Room Steward
  • Floor Supervisor
  • Chief Housekeeper
  • Bell captain
  • Room Inspector
  • Laundry Supervisor
  • Executive Housekeeper
  • Housekeeping Manager
  • Laundry Manager

Front office positions:

  • Receptionist
  • Lobby Greeter
  • Front Office Attendant
  • Switchboard Operator
  • Airport Representative
  • Reservation Clerk
  • Bell Service Porter/Attendant
  • Concierge / CRM
  • Front Office Supervisor
  • Front Office Cashier
  • Night Auditor
  • Duty Supervisor
  • Front Office Manager
  • Rooms Division Manager
  • Reservations Manager
  • Unit Manager

Public Relations positions:

  • Public Relations Personnel
  • Photographer
  • Writer
  • Telemarketing Staff
  • PR Director
  • PR Manager

Bachelor of Science in Tourism Management

Program Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate and apply knowledge in tourism industry, local tourism products and services.

  2. Demonstrate administrative and managerial skills in a service oriented business organization.

  3. Research, plan and conduct various tour guiding activities and related marketing programs in travel services.

  4. Plan / Organize, implement and evaluate Meetings Incentives Conferences and Events Management (MICE).

  5. Plan, develop and evaluate tourism sites and attractions.

Assembly and Event Management

  • Sales Representative
  • Management Trainees
  • HR Staff
  • Reservations Clerk
  • Front office staff
  • Director of Personnel Manager
  • Information Specialist
  • Public Relations Staff
  • Sales Representative
  • Meeting / Event Personnel

Reservation Agents

  • Research Analyst
  • Ground Handling Personnel
  • Flight Attendant
  • Training Staff
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Customer Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Merchandising Analyst
  • Commercial account specialist
  • Domestic travel counsellor
  • International travel counsellor
  • File clerks
  • Tour Planner
  • Tour Guide
  • Reservationist
  • Group coordinator
  • Operations employee
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Advertising specialist
  • Travel Representative
  • Economic Development Specialist
  • Travel Promotions Staff
  • Public Information Officer
  • Public Relations Personnel
  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Communications Specialist
  • Travel Editor
  • Media Liaison
  • Media Specialist
  • Travel Photographer
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Information Specialist
  • Media Coordinator
  • Package tour Coordinator
  • Manager of Travel Literature
  • Chief of News and Information
  • Research Director
  • Advertising Manager
  • Trainee Group Consultant
  • Ticketing Manager
  • Area Supervisor
  • Airline Purser
  • Airline Manager
  • Country Manager
  • Reservations Manager
  • Sales and Marketing Manager
  • Area Manager
  • Ticketing Manager
  • Product Development Manager
  • Management Personnel (4 functional areas-HR, Marketing

Public Relations positions:

  • Public Relations Personnel
  • Photographer
  • Writer
  • Telemarketing Staff
  • PR Director
  • PR Manager

Career Opportunities:

    Primary Job Role:

  • Declarant
  • Bureau of Customs Employee
  • Air/ Sea Cargo Handling Documentation Clerk
  • Staff of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas and other Financial Institutions
  • Owner/ Incorporatoe of Forwarding Company or Customs Brokerage
  • Dean/Department Head

    Government Official/ Head Division of:

  • Bureau of Customs
  • Tariff Commission
  • Department of Finance
  • Philippine Ports Authority
  • Civil Aeronautics Board
  • Air Transport Office
  • Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA)
  • Garments and Textile Export and Industry
  • Maritime Industry Authority
  • National Economic Development Authority
  • other related government agencies

Bachelor of Science in Customs Administration

Program Outcomes:

  1. Define and access information needs; assess and organize information and knowledge; produce, share and utilize information and knowledge;

  2. Communicate in different formats and platforms (print, broadcast, and online);

  3. Prepare communication/media plan;

  4. Conduct communication and media research and evaluation;

  5. Develop and produce communication materials in different formats and platforms;

  6. Demonstrate communication management and leadership skills;

  7. Develop entrepreneurial capabilities;

  8. Adhere to ethical standards and practices;

  9. Know and practice rights and responsibilities and accountabilities in the communication profession;

  10. Demonstrate a development orientation in communication work.

  11. Apply communication theories/models, principles, practices, and tools in development work.

Career Opportunities:

The career paths available to civil engineers are many and varied and can involve a wide range of activities, tools, situations, and venues; from conceptual design of facilities that do not yet exist to forensic study of facilities that have failed to perform as expected; from advanced simulation of complex systems to the management of people and projects; and from private consulting to public service. A civil engineer must be prepared for a career that traverses this considerable professional breadth as well as for a career focused on a single professional activity. The BSCE curriculum is designed specifically to meet this educational challenge by emphasizing fundamental knowledge, transferable skills, and lifelong learning.

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

Program Outcomes:

  1. An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, physical sciences, engineering sciences to the practice of civil engineering.

  2. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.

  3. An ability to work effectively in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams.

  4. An ability to recognize, formulate, and solve civil engineering problems.

  5. An understanding of the effects and impact of civil engineering projects on nature and society, and of civil engineers’ social and ethical responsibility.

  6. Specialized engineering knowledge in each applicable field, and the ability to apply such knowledge to provide solutions to actual problems.

  7. An ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing using the English language.

  8. An ability to engage in life-long learning and an acceptance of the need to keep current of the development in the specific field of specialization.

  9. An ability to use the appropriate techniques, skills and modern engineering tools necessary for the practice of civil engineering.

  10. A knowledge of contemporary issues.

Career Opportunities:

Primary Job Roles

  • Web and Applications Developer
  • Junior Database Administrator
  • Systems Administrator
  • Network Engineer
  • Junior Information Security Administrator
  • Systems Integration Specialist

Secondary Job Roles

  • QA Specialist
  • Systems Analyst
  • Computer programmer

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Program Outcomes:

  1. Apply knowledge of computing, science, and mathematics appropriate to the discipline.

  2. Understand best practices and standards and their applications.

  3. Analyze complex problems and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.

  4. Identify and analyze user needs and take them into account in the selection, creation, evaluation and administration of computer-based systems.

  5. Design, implement, and evaluate computer based systems, processes, components or programs to meet desired needs and requirements under various constraints.

  6. Integrate It-based solutions into the user environment effectively.

  7. Apply knowledge through the use of current techniques, skills, tools, and practices necessary for the IT profession.

  8. Function effectively as a member or leader of a development team recognizing the different roles within a team to accomplish a common goal.

  9. Assist in the creation of an effective IT project plan.

  10. Communicate effectively with the computing community and with society at large about complex computing activities through logical writing, presentations, and clear instruction.

  11. Analyze the local and global impact of computing information technology on individuals, organizations and society.

  12. Understand professional, ethical, legal, security

Career Opportunities:

  • Clinical Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Private-duty Nursing
  • Occupational Health Nursing
  • School Nursing
  • Military Nursing
  • Health Education
  • Research
  • Entrepreneurship

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Program Outcomes:

The BSN programs aims to produce a fully functioning nurse who is able to perform the competencies under each of the following key areas and responsibility:

  1. Safe and quality nursing care

  2. Management of resources and environment

  3. Health education

  4. Legal responsibility

  5. Ethico-moral responsibility

  6. Personal and professional development

  7. Quality improvement

  8. Research

  9. Record management

  10. Demonstrate a development orientation in communication work.

  11. Communication

  12. Collaboration and teamwork

Career Opportunities:

Primary Job Roles

  • Web and Applications Developer
  • Junior Database Administrator
  • System Administrator
  • Network Engineer
  • Junior Information Security Administrator
  • System Integration Specialist

Secondary Job Roles

  • QA Specialist
  • System Analyst
  • Computer Programmer

2-Year Associate in Computer Technology

Program Outcomes:

  1. Apply knowledge of computing, science, and mathematics appropriate to the discipline.

  2. Understand best practices and standards and their applications.

  3. Analyze complex problems and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.

  4. Identify and analyze user needs and take them into account in the selection, creation, evaluation and administration of computer-based systems.

  5. Design, implement, and evaluate computer based systems, processes, components or programs to meet desired needs and requirements under various constraints.

  6. Integrate It-based solutions into the user environment effectively.

  7. Apply knowledge through the use of current techniques, skills, tools, and practices necessary for the IT profession.

  8. Function effectively as a member or leader of a development team recognizing the different roles within a team to accomplish a common goal.

  9. Assist in the creation of an effective IT project plan.

  10. Communicate effectively with the computing community and with society at large about complex computing activities through logical writing, presentations, and clear instruction.

  11. Analyze the local and global impact of computing information technology on individuals, organizations and society.

  12. Understand professional, ethical, legal, security

2-Year Certificate in Hotel and Restaurant Management

Program Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate and apply knowledge in tourism industry, local tourism products and services.

  2. Demonstrate administrative and managerial skills in a service oriented business organization.

  3. Produce food, provide food & beverage services, housekeeping services and apply management skills in the operation seamlessly based on industry standards.

Career Opportunities:

Dining Room Positions

  • Cashier
  • Bartender
  • Mixologist
  • Oenologist
  • Restaurant Steward
  • Bar Supervisor
  • Waiter/Food Attendant
  • Room Service Waiter
  • Sommelier
  • Barista
  • Head Waiter
  • Captain Waiter
  • Bar Accountant
  • Restaurant Sepervisor

Sales and Marketing positions:

  • Sales and marketing personnel
  • Sales and marketing account executives
  • Sales and marketing supervisor - Director
  • Manager- Assistant Restaurant Manager
  • Shift Leader
  • Team Leader
  • Room Service Manager
  • Maitre d Hotel

Housekeeping positions:

  • Shift Leader
  • Checker
  • Room Attendant
  • Room Assistant
  • Cabin Steward
  • Housekeeping Attendant
  • Room Steward
  • Floor Supervisor
  • Chief Housekeeper
  • Bell captain

2 Yr. Practical Nursing

Program Outcomes:

The Practical Nursing programs aims to produce a fully functioning health care service provider who is able to perform the competencies under each of the following key areas and responsibility:

  1. Collect and maintain linen stocks at end-users location

  2. Assist in patient mobility

  3. Assist in transporting patients

  4. Assist in bio-psychosocial support care of patients

  5. Handle waste in a health care environment

  6. Safe and quality nursing care

  7. Management of resources and environment

  8. Health education

Career Opportunities:

  • Community Health Nursing
  • Private-duty Nursing
  • Health Education
  • Research
  • Entrepreneurship

Diploma in Culinary Arts

Program Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate and apply knowledge in tourism industry, local tourism products and services.

  2. Demonstrate administrative and managerial skills in a service oriented business organization.

  3. Produce food, and apply management skills in the operation seamlessly based on industry standards.

Kitchen Positions:

  • Receiving Clerk
  • Stock Clerk
  • Commis Pastry
  • Baker
  • Butcher
  • Commis 1,2,3
  • Line Cook
  • Commis Chef
  • Chef De Partie
  • Pantry Chief
  • Head Cook
  • Saute Chef
  • Grill Cook
  • Fry Cook
  • Sous Chef
  • Head Chef
  • Executive Chef
  • Sanitation Chef