04 Feb Nursing Schools in Iligan City
Nursing has been the course of choice for most Filipinos nowadays especially in Iligan City where the hopes of going overseas has always been the goal.
Ever since the nursing course boom, which happened a few years back, nursing schools have been popping about in almost all places in the Philippines. The nursing schools in Iligan City not only give quality education, but can definitely produce qualified and competent nurses.
An Overview of All Nursing Schools in Iligan City
Mindanao Sanitarium and Hospital-College of Medical Arts Foundation Incorporated
Also known as MSH-CMAFI, this college primarily focuses on Medicine and Health Services. The school is located on Pinesville Street, right behind Mindanao Sanitarium and Hospital, beside the highway going to Cagayan de Oro City. The campus includes a cafeteria and a mini-mart and because the hospital is just beside it, the students can choose to be exposed to different hospital areas at their own convenience.
Iligan Medical Center College
Like MSH-CMAFI, this college also focuses on Medicine and Health Services. Located at Pala-o, the school is situated away from the hustle and bustle of the city where students can benefit from the serenity of the environment. Just beside the school, the Medical Center Hospital also offers the students the exposure and experience needed for different areas in nursing.
Lyceum of Iligan Foundation College
Situated at Tubod, Lyceum first opened its doors to the general public in June 1997. On June 2002, Associate in Health Science Education / Bachelor of Science in Nursing (AHSE/BSN) was offered in the college offering complete laboratory facilities to cater the needs of the. Being committed to excellence, Lyceum strives to continuously improve itself as the years continue.
Mindanao State University-College of Nursing
Acknowledged as one of the best universities in Philippines, Mindanao State University – Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT) is located at Barangay Tibanga, Iligan City, Philippines. The College of Nursing just started in 2006 and produced its first batch of top-notchers for the Nursing Licensure Exam in June 2007.
St. Michael’s College
St. Michael’s College is known as the oldest school in the area. It was formally established in 1915 as Escuela de San Miguel in honor of the patron saint, St. Michael the Archangel. It has an active bid to become the city’s first Private Catholic University. The College of Nursing produced the top 6 board exam taker for June 2008 Nursing Licensure Exam. Currently, SMC is expanding its infrastructures to support the growing needs of the academic community.
So if you are thinking about taking up a nursing course or probably wondering what Nursing School to send your kids to, look no more. Iligan City produces the most competent, qualified and world-class nurses that the world needs today.
Faith Marie Melendres