Accreditation and Awards



Accreditation and Recognition of the University

  • Commission on Higher Education (CHED) -- initial recognition (December 4, 1981). Most recent reaffirmation of Autonomous Status (April 13, 2016).


  • Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges, and Universities (PAASCU) -- initial accreditation (August 30, 1993) and most recent reaffirmation of accreditation (December 2016). PAASCU-accredited degree programs include High School, AB Communication, Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Elementary Education, Bachelor of Secondary Education, Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, Bachelor of Science in Business Management, Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management, Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing.


  • Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities--Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA) -- initial accreditation (December 8, 2016). PACUCOA-accredited degree programs include Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Master in Business Management, Master of Arts major in Educational Management, Master of Science in Engineering Management, Master of Science in Nursing, Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Management, and Doctor of Business Management.


  • International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) -- initial accreditation (April 4, 2008) and most recent reaffirmation of accreditation (December 8, 2016 IACBE-accredited degree programs include Doctor of Business Management, Master of Business Management, Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Bachelor of Science in Accountancy.


  • Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration (ACPHA) -- initial accreditation (August 2018). ACPHA-accredited degree programs include Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management and Bachelor of Science in Tourism.