Bulacan State University (BulSU) is a state-funded institution of higher learning established in 1904 and converted into a university in 1993 by virtue of Republic Act 7665. The University in mandated to provide higher professional/technical and special instruction for special purpose and to promote research and extension services, advanced studies and extension services, advanced studies and progressive leadership in Engineering, Architecture, Education, Art and Science, Fine Arts, Information Technology, Technical courses, Commerce, Agriculture, Forestry, Medicine, Law, Public Administration, Fishery, Leather Technology and other courses as circumstance warrants. The University today offers degree programs in the fields of Engineering, Industrial Technology, Arts and Science, Education, Architecture, Fine Arts, Information Technology, Law, Business and Management, Public Administration and Health care.
The University has four campuses located in the province of Bulacan. Its seven-hectare main campus is located in the City of Malolos, the capital of Bulacan. The external campuses are: Bustos Campus in the town of Bustos, Sarmiento Campus in the City of San Jose Del Monte, Meneses Campus in the town of Bulakan. BulSU has a manpower complement of 385 full-time permanent and temporary faculty, 420 part-time faculty, 92 regular academic support personnel and 127 employees-by-job-order. As of the first semester of school year 2009, 2010, the university has a total enrolled student of 24,069.
Integral to the delivery of quality tertiary-level education service, BulSU conducts surveys and applied research and performs many public service functions through its research and extension programs and linkages with various stakeholders. Its Center for Local Governance is one of the most active governance skills resource centers in the country. The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has selected the University as the Provincial Science and Technology Center. In partnership with DOST, BulSU operates a Food Testing Laboratory which serve the food processing industry of the region. Recognizing the accomplishment of the region. Recognizing the accomplishments of the University as a technology and teacher training institution, the Commission on Higher Education cited it as Center of Development for Mechanical and Electrical Engineering. The University's Center for Bulacan Studies actively pursue research on the history and culture of the province and promotes community-oriented projects.
Bulacan State University is a progressive knowledge generating institution globally recognized for excellent instruction, pioneering research, and responsive community engagements
Bulacan State University exists to produce highly competent, ethical and service-oriented professionals that contribute to the sustainable socio-economic growth and development of the nation
The university is committed to provide education that is accessible to deserving and qualified students through internationally-recognized and industry-responsive programs set in a 21st century learning environment.Read More
The research program and extension program of Bulacan State University are a result of close collaboration with national agencies and frequent consultation with the industries, LGUs and citizenry of the province and the region.Read More
Playing a greater role in regional development affairs is the logical consequence of the commitment of the university to expand the productibe capacity of citizenry. The university is the breeding ground of tomorrow's experts and the chief agency for human capital formation. Thus, BulSU envisions itself in the thick of regional efforts. Toward this end, the following imperatives were deemed exigent: actively informing regional development policies; strengthening public-private partnerships; strengthening research capability; exposing students to overseas education and capacitating external stakeholders.Read More
Sound financial management ensures sufficient resources for the institution's programs and projects towards the attainment of its goals. Implementation of effective financial management system to include financial planning and forecasting, analysis and accounting prevents imprudent use of funds and guarantees the University's fiscal health and growth. In the next five years the financial requirements of BulSU amounts to Php 3.2 billion.Read More
Bulacan State University is at the threshold of dynamic change as it seeks its rightful place in the evolving Philippine higher education along the backdrop of globalizing education and knowledge, innovation-driven national and global economy. Rising above the challenges of a relevant, excellent university contributing to the attainment of a sustainable and equitable development of the region and country, it is poised to transform itself to global prominence in instruction, pioneering research and responsive community engagements. The development of highly competent, ethical and service-oriented graduates contributing to national development shall serve as the hallmark of excellent academic programs of Bulacan State University.Read More
The Bulacan State University started as an intermediate school in 1904. It was established during the early years Of the American occupation by virtue of Act 74 of the Philippine Commission in 1901, which created the then Department of Public Instruction with the mandate to establish schools in every pueblo of the country and reorganize those already existing. Instructions in the intermediate schools established during that time were supplemented with trade or industrial instruction.
Dr. Gascon has two decades of experience as an educator and a decade of experience as an administrator of Southern Luzon State University (SLSU) in Quezon Province. Beginning in 2007, she has transformed this small college into a premier university (RA 9395, March 17, 2007) in Region IVA and has improved the quality of education through capacity building of its faculty, improving the laboratory and library facilities, and established a system of governance which is centered on true and satisfying service to its clienteles. As a result of which two of its colleges were recognized by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) as Center of Development (COD) for Teacher Education and Forestry programs. Aside from being an administrator, Dr. Gascon is also a researcher, extension worker, trainor and an advocate of environmental conservation and governance. At present, Dr. Gascon is a full-fledged University Professor by virtue of NBC 461 regular evaluation.
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