The Philippine Christian University is a distinctively strong Christian University integrating faith, character and service in building up and enhancing the quality of life.

College of Nursing and Allied Health, an academic unit of the  university strives in developing competent, committed,self- directed nurses and nutritionist-dieticians who will respond to the changing health needsof  the society.  Sustained by faith,  this  service oriented  college continually pursue academic excellence and character building.

We believe that:

MAN is a unique being with dignity and worth, created by God – his center. He goes through life in a predictable sequence in continuous adaptation to a changing environment as an integral whole. HEALTH is a basic human right and a responsibility of both the individual and the state.

NURSING is a dynamic discipline, which is an art, and a science of caring for individuals, families,and  communities  geared  towards  promotion  and  restoration  of  health,  prevention  of  and recovery from illness, and support and comfort when death is inevitable. As man’s needs vary in response to the many  changes taking place in his society, nursing is likewise modified to meet this changing requirements. It utilizes scientific principles and interpersonal tools, which may be carried out independently or in coordination with other members of the health team.

Nutrition and Dietetics is concerned in providing leadership and assumes responsibilities for the promotion of the nutritional well – being of individuals and groups within the framework of community life. These responsibilities include the preventive, therapeutic and food service administration aspects of nutritional care of clients across the lifespan in varied settings.

THE STUDENT is a person with distinct capabilities and level  of maturity. He/She learns best when provided with related learning experiences for observing and applying concepts learned in the classroom, as well as for synthesizing new concepts.

IN SUPPORT OF OUR BELIEF:

The  Nursing and Nutritionist-Dietitian education is consistent with the philosophy of higher  education  and  committed  to  quality  education  that  involves  teaching  –  learning  in seeking the truth.  It aims to develop the full  potentialities of the student for  a productive,satisfying life as a competent health practitioner, translating the Christian ideal of service to God through His genuine concern for people and reverence for human life.

The  educational  program  helps  the  student  to  be  caring,  responsible,  nationalistic,creative and critical thinking individual.  It helps the student to acquire basic knowledge, skills and attitudes essential  in giving comprehensive  health  care in  beginning  position whenever professional nursing and nutritionist-dietitian  is practiced.

The curriculum is planned and implemented so that the graduate:

  1. Integrates spiritual values and principles of physio – bio – psychosocial sciences in the care of clients utilizing the health care process as its framework.
  2. Assumes leadership role and responsibilities in varying circumstances.
  3. Assumes  responsibility  for  professional  growth  through  continuing  education  and involvement in professional socio-civic organizations.
  4. Adapts to varying situations by accepting values different from his/her own.
  5. Initiates and participates in conduction of research to enhance the body of knowledge for enrichment of the profession.
  6. Functions as a self-directed individual  and as a dynamic citizen who is  responsive to national needs and aware of global concerns.
  7. Upholds the ideals of the alma mater and the profession at all times

Academic Programs

Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics
Master of Arts in Nursing