Centro Escolar University is a private, nonsectarian higher education institution with an enrollment of over 20,000 students in its three campuses in Manila, Makati and Malolos. From a small school in Azcarraga, Manila established in 1907 as a nationalistic center of learning for Filipino women and called Cento Escolar de Senoritas, it has grown to became one of the top universities in the country today. While it is best known for its programs in the health sciences (dentistry, pharmacy, medical technology, optometry and nursing) it also well recognized for its undergraduate and graduate programs in education, business management, hospitality management, computer science and information technology, nutrition and dietetics, biology, psychology, cosmetic science, social work and mass communication. The quality of its programs is attested to by recognition from several institutions: Full Autonomy Status from the Commission on Higher Education, Institutional Accredition certified by the Federation of Accred iting Associations of the Philippines, Philippine Quality Award by the Philippine Government, ISO-9001 System Certification and listed in the Companies Circle of the Institute of Corporate Directors for good corporate governance.

LCCM School of Nursing envisions itself as an internationally recognize center of excellence in Catholic Nursing Education.

LCCM BSN Program subscribes to a Catholic Nursing Education. It endeavors to provide the opportunities for men and women to become high-quality professional nurses that can function effectively in an ever-changing society both locally and abroad. The School aims to teach its students the value of intellectual skills and to help them develop critical thinking abilities so that they can make choices based on knowledge and unbiased evaluations; to recognize personal growth, a heightened sense of responsibility, a concern for people; to educate the students to recognize and appreciate diverse cultural value system through studies in the liberal arts and sciences; to familiarize the students with resources of future learning, so that they can adapt to the increasing complexity of professional responsibility and to promote learning as a life-long commitment.

LCCM's BSN Program was opened in 2002 offering a 2 + 2 curriculum: two years of ASHE Program and two years of Nursing Major to complete the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. The nursing school is housed in a newly erected building complete with modern learning facilities that will provide our nursing students a competitive edge in global nursing practice.

The St. Jude Colleges School of Nursing and Midwifery is proud of its heritage as a pioneer in the field of nursing education, especially with the sudden proliferation of numerous nursing schools nationwide. Our tradition of academic and service excellence will continue to provide you with:

Responsive curriculum delivered and facilitated by competent faculty

Innovative, quality teaching enabled by technology

Hands-on training and practical coursework in varied clinical and medical cases

Local and international networks with hospitals and other medical organizations

Sophisticated learning facilities and full student support services

Mentoring that believes each student has been gifted by God with talents that should be nurtured to full potential

Four years of living core values in action and a strong service culture, under spiritual ideals inspired by St. Jude


St. Augustine School of Nursing is Asia's pioneer and largest school for Practical Nursing, Nursing Aide, Professional Caregiving and Medical Transcription. Committed to making students learn in a caring environment. Reaching out to the communities it serves via medical missions and various outreach care programs. The very same type of Pinoy Care that St. Augustine graduates are sharing here and abroad.