Graduate Programs

Academics: Graduate School

THE GRADUATE SCHOOL PROGRAMMES
The Graduate School of St. Michael’s College is committed to provide opportunities for continued professional growth and development of scholars, teachers and potential leaders in various disciplines. It aims to expose the students to innovate methods in the teaching of various disciplines and focus their activity on research.

MISSION
We commit ourselves to:

1. Practice integrity and commitment in the pursuit of knowledge and skills;
2. Achieve total quality in teaching, leadership and research;
3. Innovate in paradigms and approaches in the field of education to effectively respond to the needs of the learners;
4. Build harmonious linkages with other local and foreign institutions of higher learning;
5. Contribute to the fullness of life of people, communities and environment.

GOALS
The SMC Graduate School seeks to promote a deeper understanding of the search for knowledge in the light of Catholic education and to harness the learner’s capabilities for scientific inquiry as well as dedicated service to humanity.

OBJECTIVES
The graduates of the degree in Master of Arts in Education are expected to:
1. Provide effective, dynamic and service oriented leadership in the field of education;
2. Achieve competence in teaching, in the fields of communication, management, and counseling as well as in research;
3. Exercise enhanced capabilities in the productive and functional researcher geared towards the welfare of the educational system and the community.
4. Demonstrate a high degree of professionalism in the field as administrators, teachers and leaders in various wholesome community undertakings.

MASTER OF ARTS IN EDUCATION MAJOR IN EDUCATIONAL MANAGEMENT
This program prepares current and prospective school leaders to meet the professional demands of educational leadership. Graduate coursework develops competenci4es related to effective leadership and educational management practices, as well as allows students to explore the theoretical and practical aspects of curriculum development, teaching and learning, and the supervision of instruction. Exposure to research about current realities, emerging trends, and issues in various aspects of educational administration ensures their continuing growth and effectiveness as school leaders. Students are prepared to conduct scholarly research that will address relevant issues that are responsive to community/regional/national and global needs.

MASTER OF ARTS IN EDUCATION major in GUIDANCE AND COUNSELING
This program prepares students to become proficient in the various aspects of school guidance and counseling. The course offers graduate coursework in the development and management of relevant and functional school guidance programs and services; the diagnosis of their students’ educational, vocational, and personal needs and concerns; the implementation of appropriate counseling techniques and intervention programs; psychological measurement and evaluation; and research that will address relevant issues related to the use of educational media and technology in their own setting.

MASTER OF ARTS IN EDUCATION major in ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING
The program is designed to upgrade the pedagogical competence of English Teacher in all levels. The Basic courses are designed mainly to hone his / her English Language Skills and is geared towards the development of competence in the various methodological approaches to instruction in English Language teaching.

MASTER OF ARTS IN EDUCATION major in FILIPINO
The program caters to the global needs of the teacher and practitioner of Filipino. Teachers are trained to have over-all general and balanced knowledge of and skills in Filipino as a language and discipline which they can utilize in their present teaching jobs.

It provides meaningful experiences that will foster among its students nationalist and humanist values and prepares them to have a comprehensive and in-depth knowledge and skills to teach and use Filipino as a discipline and language through research and scholarly endeavors.

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

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