About Us


Vision

The College of Arts and Sciences is a center for excellent programs for the professional development and training of individuals engaged in the realm of politics, governance, tourism, behavior and the mental processes.

Mission

Establish an effective system of education that is responsive to the total educational requisites of learners who will help and lead in understanding and realizing the objectives of local and global development needs directed to service and growth of the individual human person as well as communities.

Goals

The programs are tasked to focus on the following areas/components:

A. Curriculum and Instruction
1. Attune faculty and instruction through advanced education and exposures from related agencies and government institutions.
2. Evaluate and develop curriculum and instructional materials.
B. Research and Publication
1. Manage and publish researches on public policies, governance, tourism development and behavioral processes.
2. Initiate public lectures, debates, conferences and other related creative activities.
C. Extension Services and Linkages
1. Establish linkages with other agencies, organizations and institutions for resource-sharing and to support the goals of the College and the University
2. Prepare project proposals and other policy formulations aimed at developing communities

Objectives

  •  Demonstrate adequate professional competencies in psychology both locally and internationally;
  •  Display capabilities in doing research and extension activities;
  •  Exemplify cultural sensitivity with strong economic, social, moral, and aesthetic values;
  •  Demonstrate social responsibility and commitment to their roles in achieving sustainable development and promotion of the quality of life;
  •  Develop potentials to seek innovation and creativity in the enhancement of professional excellence and ethical values;
  •  Demonstrate mastery of major concepts, theoretical perspective, and empirical finding in psychology; and
  •  Apply critical and creative thinking, skeptical inquiry and scientific method to solve problems and answer questions related to behavior and mental processes.

Academics


Admission Requirements

College of Arts and Science Admission Requirements.

New First Year Students
  1. IFSU Entrance Exam Result
  2. Form 138-A Report Card (original)
  3. Certificate of Good Moral Character from school last attended (original)
  4. Two (2) passport-size colored ID picture (taken recently, with name tag and white background)
  5. Two (2) long white folders (for the College)
  6. PSA/NSO-issued birth certificate (photocopy)
  7. Marriage certificate for married students (photocopy)
New Transferee Student
  1. IFSU Entrance Exam Result
  2. Transfer Credentials (original copy)
  3. True copy of Grades (original copy)
  4. Certificate of Good Moral Character from school last attended (original)
  5. Two (2) passport-size colored ID picture (taken recently, with name tag and white background)
  6. Two (2) long white folders (for the College)
  7. PSA/NSO-issued birth certificate (photocopy)
  8. Marriage certificate for married students (photocopy)

College Programs

College of Arts and Science Program Offerings

  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (AB PolSci)

    The Bachelor of Arts in Political Science is a four-year degree program which centers on the study of governments, the history and forms of political institutions, politial behavior and political policies. It covers important areas of study including Philippine Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, Political Theory and Methodology, Public Administration, Political Dynamics, Local and Global Governance, and Research in Politics. AB in Political Science is also a preparatory course for a law degree.

    Career Opportunities

    • Personnel in government offices
    • Personnel in courts
    • Personnel in law firms
    • Personnel in Consular Offices
    • Paralegal / Legal Assistants
    • Public Opinion Researcher
    • Survey Analyst
    • Foreign Service Officer
    • Congressional Offcie Committee Staff
    • Campaign Operator
    • Historian
    • Corporate Adviser for Governmental Relations
    • Lecturer
    • Political Consultant
    • Legislative Analyst
    • Public Policy Analyst
    • Political Commentator
    • State Legislator
  • Bachelor of Science in Tourism Management (BSTM)

    Bachelor of Science in Tourism Management is a four-year college course recommended for people who want to have a career in the field of Hospitality and Tourism. This course leads to expertise in management of tourist destinations, tourism offices, tour-operating agencies, festival and events, as well as other jobs in the tourism and hospitality sector like in hotels, resorts, restaurants, airlines, airports, cruise lines, etc.

    Career Opportunities

    • Human Resource Officer
    • Training and Program Officer
    • Community Program Developer
    • Rehabilitation Specialist
    • Researcher
    • Educational Psychologist
    • Academician / Teacher
    • Clinical Psychologist
    • Industrial Psychologist
    • Psychotherapist
    • Forensic Psychologist
    • Engineering Psychologist
    • Psychometrician
    • Guidance Staff
    • Career Advocate
    • Administrative Officer
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology (BSP)

    The Bachelor of Science in Psychology is designed to help your observe human behavior through the scientific method, allowing you to gain access to the human psyche and fathom its depths. You will gain the knowledge tools and skills needed to assess and conduct empirical research regarding individual and group behavior through the lens of various psychological theories and concepts. The BSP degree can prepare you for general careers in teaching, research, counseling and human resources. It can also be a foundation major for further studies in the fields of Medicine, Guidance and Counseling, Human Resource Development and Law.

    Career Opportunities

    • Human Resource Officer
    • Training and Program Officer
    • Community Program Developer
    • Rehabilitation Specialist
    • Researcher
    • Educational Psychologist
    • Academician / Teacher
    • Clinical Psychologist
    • Industrial Psychologist
    • Psychotherapist
    • Forensic Psychologist
    • Engineering Psychologist
    • Psychometrician
    • Guidance Staff
    • Career Advocate
    • Administrative Officer

College Prospectus

Effective Present SY

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (AB PolSci)
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Bachelor of Science in Tourism Management (BSTM)
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Bachelor of Science in Psychology (BSP)
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Faculty Profile


College of Arts and Science Faculty Profile

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Bumidang, Jamaica G.

Associate Professor ,College Dean

aciamajbumidang@yahoo.com

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Abaya, Donato O.

Instructor ,BS Psychology Program Chairperson

xerdon17@gmail.com

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Oteyza, Shane H.

Instructor ,BS Tourism Management Program Chairperson

shanehermosura@gmail.com

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Jamillon, Michael C.

Instructor ,AB Political Science Program Chairperson

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Magaya, Aiken Dale K.

Instructor

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Dulnuan, Eulalie D.

Instructor ,GIAHS Director

eulalied@gmail.com

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Malingan, Manuel III P.

Assistant Professor

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Baguilat, Ivan D.

Professor

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Sumeg-ang, Rommel B.

Associate Professor ,GAD Director