Education

Colegio de Santa Catalina de Alejandria

Colegio de Santa Catalina de Alejandria or COSCA is compared to a phoenix, which literally grew from the ashes. The forerunners of Colegio de Santa Catalina de Alejandria are burned down to ashes twice but in spite of the events, the school still continues to grow and prosper and is now one of the higher […]
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College of Agriculture at Silliman University – Dumaguete

Silliman University in Dumaguete has various departments and colleges that offer different systems of education within their fields of study. One of these is the College of Agriculture at Silliman University. The College of Agriculture has a system of education that is relevant for a person to cope with various needs of humanity in these […]
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Dumaguete Academy for Culinary Arts (DACA)

The Dumaguete Academy for Culinary Arts is the only international accredited Culinary Arts School in the central Visayas. An intensive course program prepares the students for a successful career in international kitchens. Related posts: College of Arts and Sciences The College of Arts and Sciences is one of the colleges that Silliman University is proud... […]
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Dumaguete Education Par Excellence

“Dumaguete” at once evokes images of world class dive and beach resorts, whale sightings, and wreck sites and reefs that swarm with exciting underwater sea life. But Dumaguete actually has more than these to offer. It is also havens for scholarly education and is in fact a major source of top education in the country. […]
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Foundation University

Foundation University is a school in Dumaguete fully dedicated to the excellent development of body, mind, and character of an individual in the pursuit of freedom and truth. Foundation University was established in July 4, 1949 as was called then as Foundation College. During the foundation of the school in Dumaguete, Foundation College had committed […]
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Maxino College: Newest College in Dumaguete

Maxino College: Newest College in Dumaguete Dumaguete is a city that is also known as a university town because of the many educational institutions that are being born in the area. The latest educational institution that opened in Dumaguete is the Maxino College. Maxino College started its full operation last June 2007. Maxino College is […]
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Negros Oriental State University

The Negros Oriental State University has its humble beginnings just like any other universities and schools present in Dumaguete. 1907 is the year that the forerunner school of the Negros Oriental State University was established. The school was then known as the Negros Oriental Provincial School, which specializes in trade classes. The first class of […]
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Private Schools and Educational Facilities

Being known as one of the best tourist destinations in the Visayas for a long time, Dumaguete is also well known for its excellent scholar education. Dumaguete is considered to be the center of learning in the south. Quality colleges and Universities are spread out through the city of gentle people. Those are attracting Filipino […]
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Silliman University: Dumaguete’s Oldest University

In 1898, when the Philippines was under the American regime, a philanthropist and retired businessman of Cohoes, New York named Dr. Horace Brinsmade Silliman made an unexpected but generous proposal to the Board of Foreign Missions of the Presbyterian Church. From this proposal Silliman University, the oldest university in Dumaguete and in the Philippines, was […]
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Silliman: Quality Dumaguete Education

Dumaguete is not just a by-word in scenic spots and dive sites, but many people, especially the young, throng to the city for a quality Dumaguete education. Many from all over the country and even Asia covet a degree from the state institution Silliman University. When Dumaguete education is talked of, we often refer to […]
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St. Louis School – Don Bosco

The St. Louis School in Dumaguete had it’s beginning in 1966 when the CICM priest Fr. Paul de Middeleer came to Dumaguete and started the institution. The late Governor Mariano Perdices helped the missionaries to buy the 10 hectar campus from Atty Miciano for the almost syumbolic price of 90 centavos per square meter. The […]
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St. Paul University

St. Paul University Dumaguete was founded on October 29, 1904 in the City of Dumaguete. The forerunner of St. Paul University Dumaguete is the St. Paul’s Academy, which is a school of elementary students situated near the Cathedral. The founders of St. Paul University Dumaguete are seven sisters from the Sisters of St. Paul of […]
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2 thoughts on “Education

  1. Jae Kyung Park says:

    Hi,
    Are there any university, college or privitate school (ESL programs) to teach English for foreign stuedents in Dumaguete?

    1. Dustin Wrye says:

      I am not sure but I have asked the question on our forum. If you give it a couple days there will likely be an answer at the link I provided. Sorry I couldn’t help you out directly.

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