Bachelor of Science in Public Administration

Bachelor of Science in

Public Administration

The Bachelor of Science in Public Administration (BSPA) program is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary for effective leadership and management within public and non-profit sectors. The program focuses on preparing individuals for roles in public service, government agencies, and community organizations.

Program Educational Objectives

1 Graduates shall have effective communication and teamwork skills, creativity and critical thinking;Collaborative with leadership skills, critical thinker, and creative
2 Graduates shall have skills and capacities to apply theories in various disciplines in accordance with high standards of ethics;Ethical, competent and equipped with research-based knowledge
3 Graduates shall become successful professionals serving local and international communities; andCollaborative and with leadership skills
4 Graduates shall have lifelong learning skills to facilitate changes in themselves and in their society.Life-long learner
  • Program Outcomes
    • Have a common foundation of knowledge through a core cluster of general and business courses;
    • Have a sufficient exposure to real work environment;
    • Gain skills for self o corporate employment; and
    • Acquire ethical values and possess a thorough understanding and appreciation of corporate social responsibility.
  • Curriculum

    1st Year • 1st Semester

    Course NameUnits
    English Enhancement Course3
    The University and I2
    Mathematics in the Modern World3
    Physical Activities Toward Health and Fitness 13
    Science, Technology and Society3
    Understanding the Self3
    Readings in Philippine History3
    National Service Training Program 1/ Civic Welfare Training Program 13

    1st Year • 2nd Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Purposive Communication3
    The Family2
    Panitikang Filipino3
    Art Appreciation3
    National Service Training Program 2/Civic Welfare Training Program 23
    Physical Activities Toward Health and Fitness 22
    Intro to Public Administration3

    2nd Year • 1st Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Great Books3
    Physical Activities Toward Health and Fitness 32
    Phil. Admin. Thought & Institutions3
    Organization and Management3
    The Contemporary World3
    Statistics with Data Analysis3

    2nd Year • 2nd Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Kulturang Popular3
    Physical Activities Toward Health and Fitness 42
    Introduction to Psychology3
    Office and Systems Management3
    Public Fiscal Administration3
    Public Policy and Program Administration3
    Rizal's Life, Works and Writings3

    3rd Year • 1st Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Foreign Language3
    Public Personnel Administration3
    Public Analysis3
    Public Accounting &Budgeting3
    Administrative Law3
    Governance and Development3

    3rd Year • 2nd Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Academic Writing3
    Project Development & Management3
    Politics and Administration3
    Resource Management3
    Knowledge Mngt & ICT for Public Adm3
    Leadership and Decision Making3

    3rd Year • Summer

    Course NameUnits
    Internship in Governmental Ad.3

    4th Year • 1st Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Asian Literature3
    Research in Public Administration 13
    Local and Regional Governance3
    Human Behavior in Organization3
    Good Governance & Social Resp3
    Voluntary Sector Management3

    4th Year • 2nd Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Accounting for Non-Accountants3
    English for Occupational Purposes3
    Research in Public Administration 23
    Ethics & Accountability in the Public Service3
    Special Topics in Public Adm3
    The curriculum is subject to modification without prior notice. For precise and current listings, kindly coordinate with our registrar department.
  • Estimated Fees
    Particular Amount
    Estimated Total Fees per semester (including tuition and other fees)₱27,063.00
    The particulars and corresponding amounts are subject to modification without prior notice. For precise and current listings, kindly coordinate with our treasury and assessment department.
  • Career Opportunities

    Entry Level:

    • Administrative Assistant: Support day-to-day operations of an office or department. Handle clerical tasks, scheduling, and basic administrative functions.
    • Customer Service Representative (Government Agency): Assist citizens with inquiries and provide information on government services. Address concerns and ensure positive interactions.
    • Government Program Assistant: Assist in the implementation and coordination of government programs. Support program managers in tracking progress and managing resources.
    • Community Outreach Coordinator: Engage with communities to promote public programs and services. Organize events, meetings, and initiatives to foster community involvement.
    • Budget Analyst Assistant: Assist in budget preparation and financial analysis for government agencies. Work with budget analysts to ensure financial compliance.


    • Program Manager (Government): Oversee the implementation of specific government programs. Manage budgets, coordinate activities, and ensure program success.
    • Policy Analyst: Research and analyze public policies and their impact. Develop reports and briefings for decision-makers.
    • City Planner: Contribute to urban planning projects. Evaluate zoning regulations, land use, and community development.
    • Human Resources Specialist (Public Sector): Manage HR functions within government agencies. Handle recruitment, employee relations, and policy development.
    • Grant Administrator: Administer grant programs, ensuring compliance with regulations. Work with grant applicants and oversee the distribution of funds.

    Senior Level:

    • City Manager: Serve as the chief executive officer of a city government. Implement policies, manage city operations, and work with elected officials.
    • Director of Public Administration: Oversee public administration departments within government agencies. Lead strategic planning, policy development, and program implementation.
    • Government Relations Director (Nonprofit): Lead government relations efforts for a nonprofit organization. Advocate for the organization's interests and build relationships with policymakers.
    • Public Policy Advisor: Provide expert advice on public policy matters. Work with government officials, organizations, or advocacy groups.
    • Public Affairs Manager (Corporate): Manage public affairs initiatives within a corporation. Develop communication strategies, engage with stakeholders, and navigate

    Managerial/Executive Level:

    • City Administrator: Serve as the top executive in charge of municipal administration. Oversee city departments and collaborate with elected officials.
    • Chief Administrative Officer (CAO): Oversee the administrative functions of an organization. Work with executives and stakeholders to achieve organizational goals.
    • Executive Director (Nonprofit Organization): Lead a nonprofit organization focused on public administration or social services. Develop and execute organizational strategy, manage staff, and engage with stakeholders.
    • Director of Government Affairs (Corporate): Oversee government relations for a corporation. Develop strategies to navigate regulatory environments and advocate for the company's interests.
    • Policy Director (Think Tank): Lead policy research and analysis for a think tank or research organization. Contribute to policy debates and engage with policymakers.


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