Institute of Professional Studies
Department Contact Number: (088) 858-5867, 858-3881, 858-1750 Local 305
Graduate School Goals:
To produce competent school teachers and administrators who are responsive,
reflective and collaborative decision makers endowed with theoretical knowledge,
research skills and technological expertise to organize learning environments that
embrace the principles of diversity, equity and democracy.
Graduate Program Objectives:
Master of Arts in Educational Administration
To enhance significantly the leadership aspirations and abilities of the candidates,
so that they will exercise major influence in the elementary, secondary and tertiary
levels of education through system-level administration, development of model
programs in individual schools, teaching and research, and involvement in professional
organizations related to education.
Master of Arts in Elementary Education
To develop the competence of candidates in teaching, supervision, research, administration,
and program development related to elementary education and to develop the ability to
formulate appropriate measures to deal with such issues.
Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Administration and Supervision
To prepare students for careers in educational leadership in both public and private service
and to provide professional training for personal growth and development in those aspects
needed in an ever-changing social, economic and political milieu.
Graduate School Professors
DR. ISABELITA M. BORRES, Director, Department of Education - SOCCSKSARGEN - Region 12
DR. CHERRY MAE L. LIMBACO, Superintendent, Department of Education - Iligan City
DR. MYRNA S. MOTOOMULL, Superintendent, Department of Education - City Schools of Cagayan de Oro
DR. GINA F. LABITAD, Principal - Puntod National High School
DR. NELSON B. ABSIN, Head Teacher 3 - MOGCHS
DR. GERLINDA G. CORPUZ, Professor - Cagayan de Oro College
DR. ALMA T. GURREA, Director, Institute of Professional Studies and Education Graduate Program - Cagayan de Oro College