Living and book allowances are other forms of subsidy under this program and some 24 percent of undergraduate students received these.
Return service De Vera said they are also looking at implementing a return service policy for students who will benefit from the free higher education act.
Higher education programs are offered in the following fields with the number of students for the years and in parenthesis : arts and sciencesand; teacher educationand; engineering and technologyand; medical and healthand; commerceand; agriculture 50, and 72, ; law 14, and 13, ; religion 4, and 8, ; information technology 36, and; maritime 92, and; and criminology 24, and 47, The majority of faculty members teaching higher education have received either a B.
The NCEE was abolished in by then Education Secretary Raul Roco who said he wanted all high school students to be able to enter college and have a chance of a better career in the future. Only about 4 percent have their doctoral degrees, and most of them are at the University of the Philippines.
These studies researched and surveyed the transition from school to work over a period of time, then made recommendations based on their findings. Prospero de Vera confirmed to The STAR over the weekend that there are discussions to administer the NCEE to control the possible exodus of students to state and local universities and colleges.