SJIT offers ETEEAP for AB, commerce programs
Butuan City (2 February) -- The Saint Joseph Institute of Technology (SJIT), an ISO internationally certified and a PACUCOA accredited higher education institution in Butuan City and Caraga Region is now offering the Expanded Tertiary Education Equivalency and Accreditation Program (ETEEAP).
SJIT is the only school so far in Caraga region being deputized by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) through the Certificate of Authorization issued on December 21, 2009 duly signed by Chairman Emmanuel Angeles in pursuant to Executive Order No. 330, and by virtue of the Commission en banc approval on May 18, 2009.
The ETEEAP is an equivalency and accreditation program granted to individuals who have been working for so many years but are not bachelor's degree holders based on their line of work. With ETEEAP, their work experiences are given direct equivalency and accreditation, and their competency is the basis for assessment. After undergoing the phases of assessment, the ETEEAP applicants are granted the diploma and other credentials for a bachelor's degree.
Applicants for ETEEAP are not required of formal schooling unlike in the regular course or program wherein attendance to classes and enrolment every semester is required. They just have to comply with the assessment requirements.
SJIT has been authorized to offer ETEEAP for the following programs: 1) Bachelor of Commerce major in Management and Marketing; and 2) Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication, Psychology and English.
Interested applicants are advised to visit SJIT and see Dr. Mansueto P. Atillo, ETEEAP Coordinator or call tel no. 225-5930 or cel. no. 09177037540. Applicants are further advised to bring original copies of credentials for intial evaluation. (MPA/PIA-Caraga) [top]