SorSU Accreditation Task Force, Working Committees collaboratively gear up for Level III Phase II Visit AACCUP Online Accreditation of BS Accountancy-Bulan Campus

Upholding the University’s mission and commitment to raising the standards of quality education and continuous advancement of its system, Sorsogon State University (SorSU), headed by its Accreditation Task Force alongside various Working Committees, is presently undergoing a three-day Level III Phase II Visit Online Program Accreditation for the Bachelor of Accountancy program under SorSU Bulan Campus, conducted by the Accrediting Agency of Chartered Colleges and Universities in the Philippines (AACCUP) from May 13-15, 2024, via hybrid mode at the Audio-Visual Room, SorSU-Bulan Campus for in-person and online through Zoom Meeting.

Mr. Gerald E. Fulay, JD (Vice President for Administration and Finance), in lieu of SUC President III, Dr. Geraldine F. De Jesus, provided the opening remarks of the three-day event.

Subsequently, the Presentations of University Key Officials & Unit Heads were delivered by Dr. Leny D. Berdin (Chief Administrative Officer-Finance Division), Dr. Jhonner D. Ricafort (Vice President for Academic Affairs), and Dr. Ryan V. Dio (Vice President for Research, Extension and Training) via audio-visual presentation. Moreover, Prof. Ma. Elena C. Demdam (Campus Director, Bulan Campus) presented the campus officials and task force.

Meanwhile, Prof. Aurora E. Casuga (Team Leader, AACCUP, Inc. Team), from Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University, provided the Statement of Purpose & Overview as well as the Introduction of the Panel of AACCUP Accreditors, which includes, along with AACCUP Team Leader Prof. Casuga, Lead Accreditor Dr. Sisenando C. Masangcap Jr. (Bataan Peninsula State University) and Librarian Accreditor Dr. Liza M. Tamargo (Ifugao State University).

AACCUP Team Leader Prof. Casuga remarked, “In this Accreditation Survey Visit Level III Phase II, the team will evaluate four (4) areas: two (2) Mandatory, these are Instruction & Extension; and two (2) Optional, of which the University selected Faculty Development & Library.”
The three-day program accreditation of BS Accountancy-Bulan Campus consists of an Orientation Meeting on the Accreditation, Seminar Proper and Q&A, as well as the Perusal of Documents and Validation Activities. (SorSU PIO)