The Commission on Higher Education last week permitted face-to-face classes in 24 higher education institutions (HEI) for academic year 2020 -2021.
According to the education body, these universities and colleges “have fully complied with the CHED-DOH guidelines and have been inspected by CHED and their LGUs so they can now bring their 3rd and 4th year students for hands-on training and laboratory classes in a limited face-to-face system.”
The list of schools is as follows: Ateneo School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Santo Tomas, University of East Ramon Magsaysay, Our Lady of Fatima University-Quezon City, Our Lady of Fatima University-Valenzuela, Manila Central University, University of the Philippines-Manila, Mariano Marcos State University-Batac (Ilocos), Our Lady of Fatima University-City of San Fernando (Central Luzon), Adventist University of the Philippines, De La Salle Health and Medical Science Institute, University of Perpetual Help-Don Jose, University of Perpetual Help-Sta. Rosa, Naga College Foundation, West Visayas State University, Central Philippine University, Iloilo Doctors’ College of Medicine, University of Iloilo, Cebu Institute of Medicine , University of Cebu School of Medicine Zamboanga Peninsula, Blancia Foundation College, Inc., Xavier University, Liceo de Cagayan University
CHED chairman Prospero De Vera said that they would monitor these schools to ensure that they remain safe and healthy spaces for students.