The Expanded Tertiary Education Equivalency and Accreditation Program (ETEEAP) is an educational assessment scheme, which recognizes knowledge, skills, and prior learning experiences acquired by individuals from non-formal and informal education.

The ETEEAP services are offered to Filipinos regardless of their places of residence, cultural or demographic characteristics, faith, or socio-economic circumstances.

WHO may qualify?

  1. Filipino, at least high school graduate, or PEPT holder, undergraduate;
  2. Has at least five (5) years of work experience related to the academic degree being applied;
  3. Must be at least twenty-five (25) years old; and
  4. Able to show evidence of capability and thorough knowledge of the program/course being applied.

WHAT are the admission requirements?

  1. Letter of Intent
  2. Application form from CHED or UST-Legazpi
  3. Interview
  4. High School Card/Form 137A/ PEPT certificate/ Transcript of Records, if any
  5. Portfolio documents
  6. Birth Certificate
  7. ID Picture (2”x2″)

HOW is the degree/diploma awarded?

  1. ETEEAP degree/diploma is awarded for accredited programs, as earned degree.
  2. Enrolment and residency in the program are required,
  3. Awarded ETEEAP degrees have the same weight and value as the degree awarded through the regular program.
  4. Distinction will be made in the transcript of records and/or diploma between the ETEEAP graduate and the regular graduate. For example, the word ETEEAP will follow after the degree.

Successful Graduates of ETEEAP in UST-Legazpi

  1. Tito S. Sarion

    BA Political Science – 2009

    *Municipal Mayor – Daet, Camarines Norte

  1. Joan Kristine A. Tabernilla

    BA Political Science – 2010

    *Municipal Councilor – Daet, Camarines Norte

  1. 3. Jennifer James A. Brunner

    BA English – 2010

   *UNESCO Assistant – Paris, France

  1. Lawrence Q. Luna

    BSBA – 2005

    *Unit Manager, UCPB General Insurance Corp. – Makati 

  1. Dominador S. Davocol, Jr.

    BSBA Major in Marketing Mgmt – 2011

    *Municipal Mayor – Basud, Camarines Norte

  1. Marlyn L. Jarabo

    BSBA Major in Financial Mgmt – 2012

    *Special Disbursing Officer, Local Gov’t of Sorsogon – Sorsogon City

  1. Marie Veronique D. Berdin

    BSEd – 2011

    *Faculty, UST-Legazpi Junior High School Special Program in the Arts – Bacacay, Albay 

  1. Connie B. Lodronio

    BA English – 2012

    *Deputy District Controller of the Licensing Dept., LTO Legazpi District – Legazpi City 

  1. Michael Joseph J. Bailey

    BSBA major in Human Resource Development Management – 2017

    *Branch Manager, Casino Filipino – Tagaytay 

  1. Alec Francis A. Santos

   BSBA major in Marketing Management – 2018

    *Chief-of-Office, Arts, Culture and Tourism Office, City Government of Naga – Naga City 

  1. Franco Eric O. Ravanilla

   BA Political Science – 2018

    *Board Member, 1st District of Sorsogon Province – Sorsogon City 

  1. Eladio C. Quinto

   BSBA major in Financial Management – 2019

    *Director of Analytics and Information Management, Deloitte Consulting, Melbourne, Australia – Legazpi City 

  1. Niño Gerardo Lasin

   BA Communication – 2019

    *Civil Affairs Officer, United Nations Mission in Sudan, Africa – Makati City

Legend: *Current Employment upon ETEEAP application



Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

majors in Marketing Management, Financial Management, and Human Resource Management

Bachelor of Arts (AB) in Communication

Bachelor of Arts (AB) in Philosophy

Bachelor of Arts (AB) in Political Science

Bachelor of Secondary Education (BSEd)

majors in English; General Science; and Mathematics

Bachelor of Elementary Education (BEEd)


Prof. Susana C. Cabredo, EdD

Vice-President for Academic Affairs / ETEEAP Executive Director

Office of Vice-President for Academic Affairs

G/F St. Dominic de Guzman Building

Rawis, Legazpi City

Tel No.: (052) 736-0335 / 736-0365 local 283

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