Institute of Education

Welcome to MCU Institute of Education

Institute of Education introduces a promising and dynamic career in education by balancing the traditional value-laden pedagogies and the technology-driven approaches for the purpose of producing highly competitive, professional teachers and administrators who are much sought after in the national and global educational arena.

Location & Contact Details:

Caloocan, Metro Manila, Philippines


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Bachelor of Secondary Education
Major in English

Bachelor of Secondary Education (B.S.Ed.) is a four-year program that prepares student teachers in the discipline of teaching. It forms the pedagogical approaches in teaching as it deals with the foundations of education, principles of teaching-learning, facilitating learning, curriculum development, child and adolescent psychology, assessment of student learning, educational technology, instructional materials preparation, classroom management, and other disciplinary expertise courses and practices.

Post Graduate Program

Doctor of Philosophy

Major in Educational Administration

Doctor of Philosophy is a graduate program offering advanced preparation in educational leadership and management, which is trained in formulating and evaluating educational policies, research, and school administration.

Master of Arts in Education

The Master of Arts in Education program is designed to reinforce the students’ proficiency and command of concepts, theories, curriculum, techniques, and instructional medium in the field of Education, further enabling professional growth and advancement. The program deliberately hones technical and theoretical knowledge in preparation for administrative and supervisory positions in elementary, secondary, post-secondary, and vocational programs.

Benefits of Studying an Education Course

The teaching profession is a vocation and a lifetime service of influencing and molding the minds of others. Teaching and learning have no boundaries; it is a never-ending cycle. MCU Basic Education Department is our partner in enriching the skills of our student teachers.

Future Career Paths across all programs

  • English Teacher
  • Professional Education professor
  • Curriculum Developer
  • Educational Consultant
  • Editor
  • Technical Writer
  • Language Translator
  • Online Writer
  • Proofreader
  • Call Center Agent
  • Customer Service jobs
  • English Tutor
  • Educational Researcher

Why Manila Central University?

Bigger, Bolder, Brighter Centralinos!

  • Multiple and Flexible Learning Modalities topped with ideal class size for better learning.
  • Child-Friendly Environment with Open and Green Learning Spaces.
  • State of the Art Facility- Fully equipped learning spaces/places. Continuous Innovation is at the heart of MCU.
  • Efficient Student Care Program. Established Learner Support Program- Homeroom Consultation for Parents and Students, Student Activities and on various skills and interests, such as play and socialization activities, Wellness and Mental Health programs, students' immersion, and experiential learning.
  • Centralino Plus Program
  • Innovative Curriculum on Outcome-Based Education Approach
  • Integrated Educational Technology- LMS, Virtual Laboratory, WorldBook elibrary
  • Secured and Safety Protocol Compliant
  • Integrated Social Learning Program-Homeroom Guidance
  • ISO Certified, Safety Approval by CHED (for some programs), CHED DOH JMC No. 2021-004 Compliant, PAASCU Accredited Level II

Institute of Education
AY 2022-2023

Dr. Arjan R. Espiritu, LPTHead

IE FacultyDr. Marlita V. Madera, LPT
Dr. Cyril S. Consuelo
Mr. Garry A. Motecillo
Dr. Benjamin A. Dillena Jr., LPT

Special Lecturers:Dr. Julius C. Martinez
Dr. Maximo Y. Muldong

Administrative AssistantMs. Christine V. Pasion

Start Your Journey With Us

We proudly welcome you to join our growing Centralino Community.

Campus Facility

MCU-FDT Learning Resource Center Building
Administration Building
MCU-FDT Learning Resource Center Building
Nursing Laboratory
Nursing Skills Lab
Dentistry Lab
Centennial Gym
Basic Education Complex
Helix Auditorium
Purple Owl Complex
PGT Buidling
MCU Parking Area

The MCU Experience

Through innovative education and a culture of excellence, we have been transforming learners into future leaders since 1904. Equipped with mastery in skills and empowered with steadfast character, to contribute to and overcome the challenges of our rapidly changing world.

Success Stories

Xenah Ann Manalang Bauza

BS Computer Science, Class 2017

Knowledge and skills work hand in hand for career progression. These are 2 key cores that MCU equipped me to be an IT Analyst in a multinational company - a role I just dreamt a few years ago. Armed with innovative education from my Computer Science degree, I feel to deliver values to the business using those diverse exposures I earned being a Centralino

Dr. Eduardo R. Peregrino Jr.

Pioneer batch, College of Physical Therapy

Among the pioneer batch of MCU – College of Physical Therapy, Manila Central University’s Dean of College of Physical Therapy, formally took his oath as the newly appointed Chairman of the Board for Physical and Occupational Therapy Board before the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) administered by its chairman, Hon. Teofilo S. Pilando, Jr., last March 9, 2022 at the Commission's Office at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City.

Mark Alexis Balverde

Physical Therapy
Alumni 2010

I am Mark Alexis Balverde an alumnus batch 2010 who is currently working in the United States of America as PT specifically in Pediatric and Geriatric facility. My college life was a bit rough because I am a happy go lucky type of person. I failed but I never intend to quit. After passing my Philippine licensure examination I’ve rested for a while but decided to pursue my dream here in the US last 2016...

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Ms. Dianna Marie E. Trias, RN, RPh

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (2011) and Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy (2016)

For someone who has difficulties in science subjects, she continued to pursue a science related course. MCU gave her a chance to turn this weakness into strength. She is determined to improve her weakness, to be resilient and to persevere to be what she wants to become...

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Maria Salvacion D. Panlilio,RPh

College of Pharmacy, batch 1987

During her college days, she has been very consistent and one of the top performing students in her class. Likewise, she also excels in co-curricular activities and participated in many worthwhile activities sponsored by the College of Pharmacy and other schools of Pharmacy in the Philippines...

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Ric Jason Javier

Physical Therapy, Class 2015

I always keep in mind to "Ail for the best para if worse comes to worst pasado ako." I remember going to college undecided, not knowing what to take. I enrolled at MCU already on the 2nd week of class. I didn't even know what Physical Therapy is, all I just want is a medical related course...

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