School of Teacher Education & Liberal Arts
The School of Teacher Education and Liberal Arts (STELA) is the home for students who want to make language and literature, political science, psychology, humanities and music, and communication their main field of study. Future early childhood and adolescent educators and instructors are also housed in STELA. Our alumni used their BA and BS programs to study law and medicine, while some have furthered their studies with related MA and PhD degrees!
The School of Teacher Education and Liberal Arts is committed to create a dynamic academic environment for the development of globally competitive professionals.
The School of Teacher Education and Liberal Arts aims to produce a graduate who:
- Demonstrate a competitive academic competence in the domains of learning
- Display mastery of the 21st-century skills
- Exemplifies the epitome of a socially and professionally accepted code of conduct
- Conducts researches on current global trends for the promotion of change and social progress
- Contributes significantly to environmental programs and community development
- Exhibits the highest standards and practices in their chosen profession
Bachelor of Arts in Communication
Bachelor of Arts in English Language
Bachelor of Arts in Music
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
The BA Political Science program exposes you to theories and the practice of politics and government in various contexts and its application to the Philippine and global community. Tools and ways for analyzing how the government and public institutions work are also taught.
Bachelor of Elementary Education
Early childhood education is both a challenge and a creative pursuit. The BEEd program covers the various ways that we can unpack the nationally-prescribed curriculum guides for elementary education while exposing you to tested and updated teaching skills that will benefit and excite young learners to different subjects.
Bachelor of Secondary Education
With the shift of the Philippines educational system to K+12, high school teachers are in demand in both the junior high and senior high levels. By exposing you to latest theories and techniques in pedagogy, teaching styles and strategies, classroom management, and curriculum development, we help change the world one student at a time by building new teachers and leaders with the following majors:
- Social Science
Bachelor of Physical Education
Research & Development
Research is a valuable tool in the actualization of the University of Baguio’s vision “in pursuit of perfection”.
HUMANITIES EDUCATION WITH EMPIRICAL TRAINING AND PEDAGOGICAL COMPETENCE
STELA covers a wide range of fields: behavioral and cognitive sciences, education and social work, geography and spatial planning, humanities and social sciences. The faculty’s research and teaching focuses on social, economic, political and educational issues with the common goal of contributing to an inclusive, open and resourceful society.
Outreach & Extension Programs
The University of Baguio C.A.R.E.S about its community and regularly conducts programs to help it. UB’s different schools and offices regularly give back and spearhead, organize, collaborate, and participate in many outreach programs to help the community. To see more of what UB does for the community, check out the Outreach and Extension page.
Strengthening Connections, Fostering Partnerships
The University of Baguio works hand in hand with its Alumni in helping them develop as professionals and succeed in their fields. UB also partners with the Alumni to help current UBians and also help the school continue to flourish as one of the country’s premier educational institutions. Explore our Alumni Inspire page and find out more about our Alumni.
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News & Updates
UB celebrates another successful batch of graduates
A student testimonial from Joshua Bati, a STELA BSEd Math major, sharing his experience during the INTI International Leadership Forum
The University of Baguio’s School of Teacher Education and Liberal Arts holds its very first online research colloquium.