The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program of the University of Santo Tomas received Level IV accreditation—the highest—from the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation. The status is effective from June 2015-June 2020.
Such a status grants UST full autonomy, authority to offer new graduate programs, open learning/distance education program, and extension classes without prior approval from the Commission on Higher Education.
Source:
Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation. (n.d.). University of Santo Tomas. PACUCOA.ph. http://www.pacucoa.ph/accredited%20institutions/ncr/ncrust.htm (accessed on December 26, 2015)