College of Health Sciences

The College of Health Sciences is currently under the supervision of Dr. Marilyn N. Rivera as the department dean. The department offers a four-year course in Nursing and Midwifery which primarily aims to provide a quality education that will harness the maximum potential of the learner, develop nurses who are caring, responsible, nationalistic, creative, and critical thinking generalist, who upon completion of the program demonstrates professional competencies.

Courses Offered

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

Given enough professional exposures (3-5 years), graduates of the bachelor’s degree program in Nursing will be able to:

  1. Perform competently relevant client care tasks across life span utilizing the nursing process. This includes having the ability to utilize nursing process in the care of mothers, newborns, children, adolescents, adults and older persons; communities, population groups, and persons with special needs.
  2. Practice professionally serving as managers and leaders. Graduates will demonstrate an understanding of and apply leadership and management concepts, skills, and decision making in the provision and improvement of nursing care.
  3. Apply knowledge and skills in research across wide facets of nursing. This includes engaging in nursing and health-related research and applying research process in improving client care.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES:

  1. Apply knowledge of physical, social, natural and health sciences and humanities in the practice of nursing;
  2. Provide safe, appropriate and holistic care to individuals, families, population, group and community utilizing nursing process;
  3. Apply guidelines and principles of evidence-based practice in the delivery care;
  4. Practice nursing in accordance with existing laws, legal, ethical and moral principles;
  5. Communicate effectively in speaking, writing, and presenting using culturally-appropriate language;
  6. Report and document up-to-date client care accurately and comprehensively; 7. Work effectively in collaboration with inter-intra and multi-disciplinary, multi-cultural teams;
  7. Practice beginning management and leadership skills in the delivery of client care; 9. Conduct research with an experienced researcher;
  8. Engage in life-long learning with a passion to keep current with national and global developments in general and nursing and health development in particular.
  9. Demonstrate responsible citizenship and pride of being a Filipino;
  10. Apply techno-intelligent care systems and processes in health care delivery.
  11. Adopt the nursing core values in the practice of the profession;
  12. Apply entrepreneurial skills in the delivery of nursing care.

Bachelor of Science in Midwifery

PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

Given enough professional exposures (3-5 years), graduates of the bachelor’s degree program in Midwifery will be able to:

  1. Perform competently relevant client care tasks across life span. This includes having the ability to utilize in the care of mothers, newborns, children, adolescents, adults and older persons; communities, population groups, and persons with special needs.
  2. Practice professionally serving as managers and leaders. Graduates will demonstrate an understanding of and apply leadership and management concepts, skills, and decision making in the provision and improvement of primary health care.
  3. Apply knowledge and skills in research across wide facets of midwifery. This includes engaging in midwifery and health-related research and applying research process in improving client care.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

Graduates of the BS Midwifery program should be able to:

  1. Apply knowledge, attitude and skills of midwives in the care of the girl-child adolescent and the woman prior to, during, and after delivery.
  2. Perform primary health care services
  3. Demonstrate gender sensitivity in dealing with clients.
  4. Work effectively in collaboration with inter-, intra- and multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams.
  5. Participate research activities
  6. Practice midwifery skills in accordance with existing laws. Legal, ethical and moral principles.
  7. Participate in professional growth and development activities for lifelong learning.
  8. Communicate effectively in speaking, writing and presenting using culturally-appropriate language to clients,
  9. Maintain complete accurate and timely documentation of client’s care.

Student Organizations

  • Primary Health Care Provider (PHCP)
  • Philippine Nursing Student Association (PNSA)
  • Red Cross Youth Council (RCYC)

Marilyn N. Rivera, PhDNEd
Dean

[email protected]
(054) 288-4421 to 23 loc. 127