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University of Southern Mindanao

University of Southern Mindanao

country rank: 97
world rank: 10241

University Overview

The University of Southern Mindanao, founded in 1952, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the rural setting of Kabacan, Soccsksargen (population range of 50,000-249,999). Kidapawan City, Buluan, Libungan, and Alamada are among places where this school maintains a branch campus. The University of Southern Mindanao (USM) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Philippine higher education school that is officially accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines. The University of Southern Mindanao (USM) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. The selective admission strategy of this 68-year-old Philippine higher-education institution is based on entrance exams. Students at USM have access to a library, dormitories, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym USM
Founded 1952
Motto Your Partner in Academic Excellence and Leadership Development
Colours Green and gold

University Location

Address USM Avenue Kabacan 9407 Soccsksargen Philippines
Tel +63 (64) 572 2138
Fax +63 (64) 572 2138
Other locations Kidapawan City, Buluan, Libungan, Alamada

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
Not reported Not reported
International
students
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office University of Southern Mindanao Kabacan 9407 (064) 572 2363

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges (PASUC) Philippine Rubber Testing Center (PRTC) Philippine Integrated Crops Research, Inc (PICRI) Philippine Carabao Center (PCC) Cotabato Agricultural Resources, Research, Development, and Extension Consortium (CARRDEC)

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