Cebu schools accounted for 53 of the 867 new architects. The Cebu architectural schools produced 6.1% of the total passers of the January 2015 Architecture Licensure Exams. The University of San Carlos has 22 new architects while 21 Cebu Institute of Technology alumni passed the exams.
Here are the performance of Cebu Architecture Schools:
|First Time Takers||Repeaters|
|School||Passers||Takers||Passing %||Passers||Takers||Passing %|
|Cebu Institute of Technology||13||18||72.2%||8||16||50.0%|
|University of San Carlos||18||21||85.7%||4||7||57.1%|
|University of Southern Philippines||0||0||1||2||50.0%|
|University of the Visayas- Cebu||6||12||50.0%||3||14||21.4%|
|Cebu Institute of Technology||21||34||61.76%|
|University of San Carlos||22||28||78.57%|
|University of Southern Philippines||1||2||50.00%|
|University of the Visayas- Cebu||9||26||34.62%|
CIT and USC have passing rates above the national passing average of 60.71%. The University of Visayas produced 9 new architects but they have dismal rating of 34.62%. 1 of the 2 retakers from USP passed. USC’s Robert Don Esparcia garnered the best rating among the students from Cebu schools.