The Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA) is an accrediting body which oversees and assesses the standards of higher education institutions. PACUCOA accredited programs assures that education is directed to arm students with skills in their field along with a conducive learning environment. During the December 4, 2020 General Assembly of PACUCOA, the University of Batangas reaped different awards for commendations and successes this year.
The University which has 32 PACUCOA-accredited programs, was recognized as the institution with the 3rd highest number of accredited programs in the Philippines and highest number of accredited programs in Region IV. Likewise, the organization also recognized University of Batangas-Lipa City Campus, with 11 candidate programs, as the institution with the highest number of candidate programs in the country. Through the years and even amidst these trying times, University of Batangas never stops in pioneering quality education and continuously making it a priority. These recognitions are testament of the university’s efforts in maintaining standards in the pursuance of excellence.