Lyceum of the Philippines University–Laguna

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Lyceum of the Philippines University-Laguna
Pamantasang Liseo ng Pilipinas sa Laguna
Seal of Lyceum of the Philippines University.svg
Latin: Universitas Lycei de Philippinarum
Motto Veritas et Fortitudo, Pro Deo et Patria (Latin)
Motto in English
Truth and Courage, For God and Country
Type Private, Non-sectarian
Established 18 January 2000 (as Lyceum Institute of Technology)
President Dr. Peter P. Laurel
Location Philippines Km. 54, National Highway, Brgy. Makiling, Calamba City, Laguna, Philippines
Campus Urban, 12 hectares
Hymn Awit ng Lyceum (The Lyceum Hymn)
Colors Lyceum colors.svg Gray and International Red
Nickname LPU Laguna Pirates
Affiliations ASAIHL, IiP, PQA, AACSB, COCOPEA, CoTS, LACUAA, UCCL, SLCUAA, NCAA
Mascot Pirates
Website www.lpulaguna.edu.ph
LPU banner.png

The Lyceum of the Philippines University - Laguna (formerly Lyceum Institute of Technology), one of the campuses of the Lyceum of the Philippines University, is an institute of higher education located in Km. 54, Brgy. Makiling, Calamba City in the province of Laguna, Philippines. It was founded by Senator Sotero H. Laurel on January 18, 2000 as the third LPU system campus. (Manila and Batangas had opened previously).

Currently, Lyceum of the Philippines University has 43 degree, non-degree, masters, and doctorate programs to offer.

Institution[edit]

The university offers undergraduate and graduate programs in various fields, including computer studies, engineering, arts, business, accountancy, tourism, hospitality management and medicine.

Following its tagline, "Taking the Lead", the university is continuously seeking for improvements by obtaining world-class recognition and standards.[1] Due to the continuous effort of the university, it is now certified and granted with Gold Recognition by the Investors in People (IiP), an international tool designed to advance the organization’s performance through its employees.[2] LPU Laguna is the second university in the Philippines to be a Gold IiP awardee, next to its affiliate school, LPU Batangas, and the third organization in the Philippines to do so. And only three years after its foundation, the university was ISO 9001:2008 certified.

Lyceum of the Philippines University System becomes the first university in the Philippines, awarded with full international accreditation for both the Hotel & Restaurant Management and Tourism programs by The International Centre for Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education or THE-ICE. THE-ICE is an international accreditation body specifically for tourism, hospitality, events and culinary arts, and education.[3]

Lyceum of the Philippines University - Laguna is also the fourth university in the Philippines to be a member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business or AACSB, making the university one of the leading business schools in the region.[4]

Lyceum of the Philippines University is also a member of the Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning.[5]

Three of the university's programs — AB Communication, BS Business Administration, and BS Industrial Engineering were granted Level 3 accreditation by the Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU).[6] The BS Electronics and Communications Engineering program was also granted a Candidate status. The other programs of the university such as the BS International Hospitality Management, BS Accountancy, BS Computer Science, BS Electrical Engineering and BS Computer Engineering, BS Information Technology, and BS Nursing were granted with Level 1 accreditation by the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA). The BS International Travel and Tourism Management program was also granted a Candidate status.[7]

In September 2015, the Philippine Quality Award with Former President Benigno S. Aquino III formally awarded the Recognition for Commitment to Quality Management award to LPU-Laguna during the 17th Philippine Quality Award conferment ceremonies held in Malacañang Palace. LPU Laguna is the third LPU campus to receive a recognition from the Philippine Quality Award, preceded by the Batangas Campus and the Main Campus, and the university also became the first school in the Province of Laguna and City of Calamba to receive the unprecedented recognition.[8]

In 2016, Quacquarelli Symonds rated Lyceum of the Philippines University with "Three Stars" overall, making it the Philippines' First Private Non-Sectarian QS Stars Rated University. QS Stars ratings system evaluates universities across a wide range of important performance indicators as set against pre-established international standards, and recognizes both the excellence and the diversity.[9]

Palaestra Consortio[edit]

Palaestra Consortio, which is Latin term for “Training Partner”, is the industry linkage arm of Lyceum. It provides for student on-the-job training and intership programs, job placement programs, and meetings and consultations with industry leaders.

The major industry partners of Lyceum are Yazaki-Torres Manufacturing Inc, a manufacturer of wiring and other automotive parts, and St. Frances Cabrini Medical Center, which led to the formation of LPU-St. Cabrini College of Allied Medicine, a joint effort between LPU-Laguna and St. Cabrini.[10]

Colleges[edit]

LPU-St. Cabrini College of Allied Medicine[edit]

  • Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy

College of Arts and Sciences[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication
  • Bachelor of Arts in MultiMedia Arts
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology

College of Business and Accountancy[edit]

Certified Member of Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business or AACSB

  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy
  • Bachelor of Science in Legal Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
    • BSBA Management Accounting
    • BSBA Marketing Management
    • BSBA Operations Management
    • BSBA Financial Management
    • BSBA People Management
    • BSBA Business Economics
  • Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship
  • Bachelor of Science in Customs Administration

College of Engineering and Computer Studies[edit]

  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • Associate in Computer Technology

College of International Tourism and Hospitality Management[edit]

All programs accredited by The International Centre for Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education or THE-ICE

  • Bachelor of Science in International Hospitality Management with specialization in:
    • Hotel and Restaurant Administration
    • Culinary Arts and Kitchen Operations
    • Cruise Line Operations in Hotel Services
    • Cruise Line Operations in Culinary Arts
  • Bachelor of Science in International Travel and Tourism Management
  • Associate in International Travel and Tourism Management
  • Associate in Hotel and Restaurant Administration
  • Associate in Culinary Arts in Kitchen Operations
  • Associate in Hospitality Management

LPU Graduate School[edit]

  • PhD in Management
  • Master in Business Administration
  • Master in Public Administration
  • MA in English Language Studies
  • MA in Information Technology Education
  • MA in Educational Leadership and Management
  • MA in Psychology
  • MA in Industrial Engineering
  • MS in Information Technology

LPU International High School - Laguna[edit]

  • Grade 7-10 Junior High School
  • Grade 11-12 Senior High School

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

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