TOWARDS GREATER ACCESS AND RELEVANCE IN EDUCATION Located in the heart of Malolos, a bustling town 44 kilometers north of Manila, is an educational institution with a proud tradition of 75 years of service to the people of Bulacan province. Established in 1937, La Consolacion University Philippines(LCUP) is a private, Catholic school owned and managed by the Augustinian Sisters of Our Lady of Consolation. LCUP’s college campus sits beside Barasoain Church. Called the “Cradle of Democracy in the East”, the church was the venue of the 1898 Malolos Congress which drafted the first Philippine Constitution, also the first democratic constitution in Asia.
Accredited by the Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities, such as Philippine Association of Accredited Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU), Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA) and International Organization for Standardization (ISO), La Consolacion University Philippines promotes an education committed to developing Filipino Christian nationalist graduates who are Gospel-value oriented and responsive to the needs of Philippine society. LCUP offers Business Management, Public Administration, Behavioral Sciences and Education in its Graduate degree programs. The College Department offers various courses in the fields of Medical Sciences, Computer Science, Business Education, Liberal Arts, and Education.
La Consolacion University Philippines affirms the very significant role it plays in nation building by continuously trying to provide an integral Christian education and by developing moral values and attitudes alongside professional competence and skills among the students. This is operationalized through a balanced mix of a trilogy of educational functions: (1) the offering of relevant curricular programs of instruction, (2) a strong functional outreach programs, and (3) relevant research and development projects to back up the instructional and outreach programs.
The thrust of LCUP as an educational institution is towards the development of the whole man – a guided journey in the search for truth through the development of Filipino Christian graduates who are morally and spiritually imbued with Justice, Peace and Love, Gospel-value oriented, equipped with professional competence, and socially conscious and responsive to the needs of Philippine society specifically in Bulacan through Evangelization.