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!
Boasting alumni with national and international recognition in education and the arts, language and literature, humanities and social sciences, students at the School of Teacher Education and Liberal Arts are armed with research inquiry and knowledge of quantitative and qualitative approaches to pedagogical, sociopolitical, and cultural fields of study.
A degree program that trains students to become effective communicators who can create, deliver, and evaluate messages in various contexts. The program covers various areas such as interpersonal communication, public speaking, journalism, and media studies. Students gain practical experience through internships, media production, and other hands-on learning opportunities.
A degree program that focuses on the study of the English language, its literature, and its cultural significance. The program covers various areas such as English grammar, linguistics, creative writing, and literary analysis. Students gain practical experience through writing workshops, literary events, and other hands-on learning opportunities.
A degree program that trains students in the theory, performance, and history of music. The program covers various areas such as music theory, ear training, music history, and performance on various musical instruments. Students gain practical experience through ensemble performances, concerts, and other hands-on learning opportunities.
A degree program that studies the theory and practice of politics and government. The program covers various areas such as political theory, international relations, comparative politics, and public policy. Students gain practical experience through internships, research projects, and other hands-on learning opportunities.
A degree program that prepares students to become licensed elementary school teachers. The program covers various areas such as child development, pedagogy, curriculum design, and classroom management. Students gain practical experience through teaching practicums, classroom observations, and other hands-on learning opportunities.
A degree program that focuses on the study of physical activity and its effects on health and wellness. The program covers various areas such as exercise physiology, kinesiology, sports psychology, and biomechanics. Students gain practical experience through coaching practicums, sports clinics, and other hands-on learning opportunities.
STELA News Updates Content
The University of Baguio (UB) has once again proven its commitment to providing top-notch education as it proudly receives reaccreditation status from the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA). This prestigious recognition acknowledges UB’s accomplishments and achievements in various academic fields, including its Bachelor of Elementary Education and Secondary Education, Bachelor of Arts in English Language, Criminology, and Computer Science programs.
With a span of almost nine months, about eighty-one graduating students of the Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.E.Ed), Bachelor of Secondary Education (B.S.Ed) and Bachelor
After almost 3 years, the University of Baguio Psychology Department brings back the interns pinning ceremony held at UB Centennial Hall last March 25, 2023.
WIT AND GLAMOUR of the candidates of the much awaited Mr. and Ms. University of Baguio stood out during the intellectual Ability Conference segment held in UB Cardinals Gym last April 11, 2023, hosted and organized by the UB SSC.
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
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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.
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