Central Philippine University
#402 Overall Influence

Central Philippine University

Private research university in Iloilo City, Philippines

Central Philippine University Rankings

    The Central Philippine University is a private research university in Iloilo City, Philippines. Established in 1905 through a benevolent grant of the American industrialist and philanthropist, John D. Rockefeller, as the Jaro Industrial School and Bible School under the auspices of the American Baptist Foreign Mission Society, it is the first Baptist founded and second American university in the Philippines and Asia . In 1913, women began admitted to the school and it was converted into a junior college in 1923. In 1953, the college attained university status.

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    What is Central Philippine University known for?

    #2 World Rank
    Nursing
    #111 World Rank
    Engineering
    #169 World Rank
    Business
    #191 World Rank
    Education
    #195 World Rank
    Medical
    #199 World Rank
    Social Work
    #483 World Rank
    Communications
    #617 World Rank
    Political Science
    #731 World Rank
    Earth Sciences
    #732 World Rank
    Economics
    #796 World Rank
    Religious Studies
    #837 World Rank
    Chemistry
    #2214 World Rank
    Law
    #3473 World Rank
    Sociology

    Influential People

    Who are Central Philippine University's Most influential alumni?

    Central Philippine University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Engineering, and Business. Central Philippine University’s most academically influential people include Lucio Tan, F. Landa Jocano, and Jose Vasquez Aguilar.

    Lucio Tan
    Lucio Tan

    Filipino businessman

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    F. Landa Jocano

    Filipino anthropologist

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    Jose Vasquez Aguilar

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    Leonor Orosa-Goquingco
    Leonor Orosa-Goquingco

    Filipino dancer

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    Salvacion Z. Perez

    Filipino politician

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    Alfonso A. Uy

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    Ramona Go

    Filipina brigadier-general and mayor

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    Jovelyn Gonzaga

    Volleyball player

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    Custodio Parcon

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