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BS in Computer Technology in the Philippines

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Program Overview

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Technology program is a four-year program that provides knowledge and skills in computer networking, electronics product design, computer circuits, and word processing. The program also includes topics in computer troubleshooting, programming, and hardware analysis in order for students to be able to apply programming and networking solutions.

Recommended Senior High School Strand

Students who wish to pursue a degree in Computer Technology are encouraged to take the Information and Communication Technology strand. The strand equips students with basic topics on illustration, web design, animation, technical drafting, and computer programming.

Subjects and Curriculum

  • Introduction to Computer Technology
  • Database Design and Management
  • Microprocessor and Systems
  • Computer Systems
  • Hardware Analysis
  • Electronics Product Design & Development
  • Programming

Admission Requirements


  • The student must be a high school graduate. 

However, if they were not able to graduate high school, they may opt to take the Alternative Learning System (ALS) and pass the Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT) to qualify for college; the availability of courses for PEPT passers depend on the university.

  • The students must pass the College Admissions Test of the university.

Basic Requirements

  • Form 138 - High School Report Card (Original and Photocopy)
  • Recommendation letter from High school principal and guidance counselor
  • Most recent medical and dental health record
  • Copy of NSO Certified birth certificate
  • Certificate of Good moral character
  • Copy of honorable dismissal
  • Copy of high school diploma
  • (1) Latest 2”x2” ID Picture

Program Outcome

Graduates of BS in Computer Technology are expected to be able to:

  • Work well with multidisciplinary and multicultural teams
  • Apply knowledge in mathematics and science when solving industrial technology problems
  • Conduct research using proper industrial methodologies
  • Abide with industrial ethical standards and practices

On-The-Job Training/Internship

During the fourth year of the program, students are required to attend an On the Job Training (OJT) in telecommunication firms, business companies, and computer design corporations. Students are given the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills in an actual work setting. Usually, universities require them to submit a written report on their tasks, learning experiences, and hours rendered. Their work performance will also be evaluated by their immediate managers and will be submitted to their respective OJT coordinator. The number of hours required may differ in each university.

Board Exam

The BS in Computer Technology does not have a board examination. However, graduates may opt to take the Civil Service Examination (CSE) conducted by the Philippine Civil Service Commission (PCSC) to qualify in working in government offices. Some graduates opt to take a Master’s degree followed by a Doctorate degree to gain expertise in the industry. 

Career Opportunities

Graduates of BS in Computer Technology may pursue a career path in telecommunication firms, business companies, and computer design corporations. They may apply as a computer service technician, computer programmer, computer operators, systems operator, computer security professional, database developer, systems analyst, or an academician.

Reviews of BS in Computer Technology graduates:

R. R.
◈ Studied BS in Computer Technology
◈ At St. Clare College Caloocan
◈ Graduated 2008

list bulletAbout my college education: When I studied computer technology, I find most of the subjects very interesting. The more you learn about computers, the more you will enjoy the topics. It is not really a requirement but to study this course, once must have interest in computers. Be computer literate and computer savvy is an advantage.

list bulletMy current job: Call Center Agent

list bulletAm I using what I learned in college: When you have the knowledge about computers, you will be competent for most jobs. In my college, I have learned computer skills both software and hardware, good communication skills and mathematical skills.

list bulletHow long did it take to find a job: I was hired immediately after graduation. Not more than a month.

list bulletDo I recommend studying Computer Technology: Employment opportunities are wider for computer-literate person. You can apply as computer technician, call center agent (needs good communication skills) , computer analyst and a lot more. It is an interesting career and a stepping stone for getting a high-paying job.
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