The SJIT Graduate School has been in operation for more than 2 decades from its foundation in 1989. It offers three programs with Government Recognition: 1989 Masters in Management for Master of Arts in Education (MAED) and Master in Management (MM) Major in Business Management (MBM) and Public Service Management (MPSM). In 1997, its Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) was recognized and in 2002, Doctor of Philosophy in Management was recognized. In 2010 – 2011, the SJIT Graduate School was granted authority by the CHED to operate its Non – Thesis Program for Teachers.

The mandate of the SJIT Graduate School is to promote, advance and foster excellence in graduate education.
The Graduate School awards advanced academic degree (Master’s and Doctoral degree) with the general requirement that students must have earned a previous undergraduate (bachelor’s) degree. Those attending graduate schools for post graduate education are called graduate students. Producing original research is a significant component of graduate studies, including the writing and defense of a thesis or dissertation.
Admission to a Master’s Program generally requires a bachelor’s degree in a related field with sufficiently high grades. While admission to doctoral program requires a Master’s degree in a related field with sufficiently high grades, submission of manuscript of a Master’s theses and interview. Requirements are often set higher than those of a Master’s program.

Requirements for completion to Master’s degree include undertaking research and required to complete a thesis comprising of an original research. Candidates are required to defend their thesis. A graduate student taking a Non – Thesis program is required to write and defend an action research, project proposal or a feasibility study. Candidates for Master’s degree are also required to pass a comprehensive examination before enrolling in Thesis Writing.
Doctoral (Ph.D.) candidates undertaking research must complete a dissertation consisting of original research representing a significant contribution to their field of specialization. They are required a comprehensive examination on the course taken which includes core, major and cognates. Passing the comprehensive examination is a prerequisite to writing their dissertation.

Programs Offered

Doctor of Philosophy in Management

The program generally prepares individuals to a higher dimension of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling the functions and processes of a firm or organization.

Course Highlights

The SJIT Graduate School has contributed to the country through its "knowledge products”. Graduates from both the Doctoral and Master 's programs have been to higher positions and have shared their expertise. They are now advisers of colleagues pursuing graduate studies. They have become lecturers and resource persons during trainings conducted by their organization. The SJIT Graduate School is accredited by the Association of Christian Schools, Colleges and Universities - Accrediting Agency Inc. (ACSCU - AAI) and the TUV Rhineland (ISO 9001 - 2008).

Admission

Admission to the PhD program requires a bachelor's degree. High grades in one's field of study is important. Admission requirement includes taking an OLSAT Level G examination and interview with the Dean.

Course Highlights

The MBM program is mentored by high caliber faculty - experienced experts in their field, educationally qualified, committed and value - oriented. The competence of the faculty influences to a large measure the quality and outcomes of their students. MBM students are exposed to job site experiences aside from classroom activities. Graduates of MM are now enjoying high ranking positions in government as well as in the private sectors. Admission to MBM requires a bachelor's degree in a related field with suficiently high grades. A prospective graduate student takes an admission test (OLSAT G Level) and an interview by the dean before enrolment.

Admission

Admission to MBM requires a bachelor's degree in a related field with suficiently high grades. A prospective graduate student takes an admission test (OLSAT G Level) and an interview by the dean before enrolment.

Master in Management (Major in Business Management)

The program prepares the students to develop competence in business management that include problem solving, strategic planning, creative thinking about issues such as diversity, ethics, politics, and other dynamics that play a role in every work environment that will put them on a path to successful business management in any number of fields.

Master of Arts in Education

The Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) program prepares individuals for the broad spectrum of educational positions and roles in the fields of education. It prepares education students for the various administrative and supervisory positions in elementary, secondary, post-secondary and vocational programs. This program provides advanced academic and professional preparation in the area of concentration. (Educational Management, English, Mathematics, Filipino & Values Education).

Course Highlights

The MBM program is mentored by high caliber faculty - experienced experts in their field, educationally qualified, committed and value - oriented. The competence of the faculty influences to a large measure the quality and outcomes of their students. PRACTICE TEACHING deployed to the different government and private Elementary and High Schools in the Region. STUDENT ACTIVITIES Participation in the Regional and inter- school competitions like debate, News casting, Campus DJ, Essay Writing, Oratorical contests, Extemporaneous speech contest, Speech Choir, Choral Acapella and many other literary opportunities from various government and private.

Admission

Admission to a Master's degree program requires a bachelor's degree. High grades in one's field of study is important. Admission requirement includes taking an OLSAT Level G examination and interview with the Dean.

Course Highlights

Knowledge products of the Management program in SJIT are now serving various positions in government. Graduates are managers of government banks, directors of government agencies and heads of departments in the local government units. The program is mentored by high caliber faculty experienced, experts in their field, educationally qualifies committed and value - oriented. Their competence greatly influences the quality and outcomes of their students.

Admission

Admission to the MPSM requires a bachelor's degree with sufficiently high grades, taking an OLSAT G Level exam and an interview with the dean.

Master in Management (Major in Public Service Management)

The program prepares the students for effective and efficient public service management. It advances both theory and practice, beyond traditional public management and 'new public management', by considering the interrelationships between governance and public management.

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