MANILA - The University of the Philippines Open University will be holding its 16th Commencement Exercises on Saturday and some 235 students will have their degrees conferred in a befitting ceremony at the UPOU Oblation Park in Los Baņos town in Laguna province.
It said 31 students are graduates as of Summer 2011 and 58 as of First Semester 2011-2012 and 146 as of Second Semester 2011-2012.
Degrees to be awarded will be in these programs - Associate in Arts, Bachelor of Arts in Multimedia Studies, Graduate Certificate in Distance Education, Diploma in Computer Science, Diploma in Environment and Natural Resources Management, Diploma in Language and Literacy Education, Diploma in Mathematics Teaching, Diploma in Research and Development Management, Diploma in Science Teaching, Diploma in Social Studies Education.
And also Master of Arts in Language and Literacy Education, Master of Arts in Nursing, Master of Development Communication, Master of Distance Education, Master of Environment and Natural Resources Management, Master of Information Systems, Master of Public Health, Master of Public Management, and Doctor of Philosophy in Education.
Recognition rites and a cultural show as a tribute to the graduates will be held on Friday, it said.
For inquiries about UPOU programs, please log on to www.upou.edu.ph or email to email@example.com.