Senior High School

The Basic Education Department of San Carlos College offers both Academic (ABM, HUMMS, STEM and GAS) and Technical Vocational Livelihood Strands.

Programs Supported / Accredited by

Accountancy, Business and Management Strand

The Accountancy, Business and Management (ABM) strand would focus on the basic concepts of financial management, business management, corporate operations, and all things that are accounted for. ABM can also lead you to careers on management and accounting which could be sales manager, human resources, marketing director, project officer, bookkeeper, accounting clerk, internal auditor, and a lot more.

Subjects includes:

  • Applied Economics
  • Business Ethics and Social Responsibility
  • Fundamentals of Accountancy, Business and Management 1
  • Fundamentals of Accountancy, Business and Management 2
  • Business Math
  • Business Finance
  • Organization and Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Work Immersion/Research/Career
  • Advocacy/Culminating Activity i.e. Business Enterprise Simulation

Humanities and Social Sciences Strand

The HUMMS strand is designed for those who wonder what is on the other side of the wall. In other words, you are ready to take on the world and talk to a lot of people. This is for those who are considering taking up journalism, communication arts, liberal arts, education, and other social science-related courses in college.

If you take this strand, you could be looking forward to becoming a teacher, a psychologist, a lawyer, a writer, a social worker, or a reporter someday. This strand focuses on improving your communication skills.

Subjects includes:

  • Creative Writing / Malikhaing Pagsulat
  • Introduction to World Religions and Belief Systems
  • Creative Nonfiction
  • Trends, Networks, and Critical Thinking in the 21st Century Culture
  • Philippine Politics and Governance
    Community Engagement, Solidarity, and Citizenship
  • Disciplines and Ideas in the Social Sciences
  • Disciplines and Ideas in the Applied Social Sciences
  • Work Immersion/Research/Career Advocacy/Culminating Activity

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Strand

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics are intertwining disciplines when applied in the real world. The difference of the STEM curriculum with the other strands and tracks is the focus on advanced concepts and topics.

Under the track, you can become a pilot, an architect, an astrophysicist, a biologist, a chemist, an engineer, a dentist, a nutritionist, a nurse, a doctor, and a lot more. Those who are also interested in Marine Engineering should take this track.

Subject includes:

  1. Pre-Calculus
  2. Basic Calculus
  3. General Biology 1
  4. General Biology 2
  5. General Physics 1
  6. General Physics 2
  7. General Chemistry 1 and 2
  8. Work Immersion/Research/Career Advocacy/Culminating Activity

General Academic Strand

While the other strands are career-specific, the General Academic Strand is great for students who are still undecided on which track to take. You can choose electives from the different academic strands under this track. These subjects include Humanities, Social Sciences, Applied Economics, Organization and Management, and Disaster Preparedness.

Subject includes:

  1. Humanities 1
  2. Humanities 2
  3. Social Science 1
  4. Applied Economics
  5. Organization and Management
  6. Disaster Readiness and Risk Reduction
  7. Elective 1 (from any Track/Strand
  8. Elective 2 (from any Track/Strand)
  9. Work Immersion/Research/Career Advocacy/Culminating Activity

Technical-Vocational Livelihood Track

Information and Communications Technology Strand

Specialization 1

  • Computer Programming NC II (640 Hours)

Home Economics Strand

Specialization 1

  • Beauty and Nail Care NC II (160 Hours)
  • Hair Dressing NC II (320 Hours)
  • Wellness Massage NC II (160 Hours)

Specialization 2

  • Front Office Services NC II (160 Hours)
  • Household Services NC II (320 Hours)
  • Housekeeping NC II (160 Hours)

Industrial Arts Strand

Specialization 1

  • Carpentry NC II (460 Hours)

Specialization 2

  • Automotive Servicing (Small Engine) NC I (460 Hours)

Specialization 3

  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding NC I & II (460 Hours)

Meet the Principal / VP for Academic Affairs

Dr. Peralta holds doctorate degree in Educational Management from PSU Graduate School. A passer of both Professional Board Exam for Teachers and Civil Service Professional Examination. She served as the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Principal of both San Carlos College Basic Education Department and Urbiztondo Private High School.