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UB's MA Programs Clinch PACUCOA Accreditation


The Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation, Inc. (PACUCOA) has formally given Level I accreditation to the Master of Arts programs of the University of Bohol (UB) for a three-year period effective August 2018 to August 2021.

In an official communication sent by the PACUCOA Board of Directors through its chairman Dr. Conrado E. Iñigo, Jr. to UB President Dr. Victoriano B. Tirol, III, the board confirmed that the following UB programs namely, Master of Arts in Educational Management, English, Guidance and Counselling, History and Psychology; Master of Arts in Teaching Filipino, Mathematics, Physical Education and Social Sciences; Master in Public Administration; and Master of Science in Business Administration were all granted Level I accredited status for three years.

As this developed, the school braces for another PAASCU Level I accreditation for the Colleges of Nursing, Criminal Justice and Hospitality Management, Tourism, Nutrition and Dietetics this coming October 11-12, 2018. - (labboncales/elsales)


Sitting: L-R
Dalia Melda T. Magno, UB Registrar, Ria Eva M. Sevilla, Vice President for Administration, Dr. Nuevas T. Montes, Member, UB Board of Trustees, Dr. Victoriano B. Tirol III UB President, Atty. Ulysses B. Tirol, Chairman, UB Board of Trustees, Dr. Flordeliza Castro, Chairperson, Dr. Buenaventurada D. Libot, Dean of the UB Graduate School, Dr. Nancy Bartolome, Member of the PACUCOA Level 1 Accreditation Committee.
Front row standing. L-R
Annalyn V. Alimpolos, MA Librarian, , Marilou V. Fudalan, Community Extension Service Officer, Leah Wilfreda E. Pilongo, Dean for Reasearch, Ms. Gem Rosales, PACUCOA Level 1 Accreditation Secretariat, Dr. Teresa C. Garcia, Head of Guidance Center, Rosario I. Pabulario, Chief Librarian, Dr. Ammon Dennis R. Tirol, Dean for Professional Studies, Dr. Jes B. Tirol, Planning and Governance Director, Dr. Carolina O. Belarmino, Dean of the Teachers’ College, Dr. Edilberto Manahan and Dr. Nelson Layague, Members of PACUCOA Level 1 Accreditation Committee, Atty. Alma E. Aparece, Dean for Planning and Development, Dr. Jerome M. Magallen, MA Focal Person, Marie Melanie O. Tirol, HR Manager, Atty. Marlumina B. Teh, OIC – Office of the VP for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and James Emmanuel Tabigue, Student Activity Assistant.
Back row standing L-R:
Dr. Glicerio P. Doloritos, MPA Focal Person, Edralyne Seth B. Besa PACUCOA Level 1 Accreditation Secretariat, Dr. Ricardo P. Bullecer, Research and Publication Coordinator, Dr. Tito T. Tubo, Focal Person for MAT, Dr. Janice Aurora T. Namoc, Focal Person for MaEd, Dr. Ma. Liezl C. Gallardo, Community Extension Coordinator, Cesario O. Edulan, Dean of the College of Business and Accountancy, and Engr. Lemuel O. Belarmino, Head of Students Affairs Office. - (Photocredits: Beryl Lupot)