Good governance is the pillar of nation-building.

The Bachelor of Arts in Governance and Public Affairs combines the philosophy of liberal arts education, social sciences and practical aspects of public affairs management. The program will prepare you for management and technical careers in public policy and program administration in the government, private, NGOs, international organizations and humanitarian agencies.


This course is for you if you possess the desire for public service. You will learn to:

  • classify and compare the nature, concepts, and processes of governance and public affairs and international relations
  • apply high ethical values for public service and accountability (guided by Lasallian Core Values)
  • implement strong sense of duty to promote the interests and human rights of the disadvantaged in society

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