DAP Graduate School Holds Class Orientation for MPM DevSec Batch 18
22 September 2021 – The Academy’s Graduate School of Public and Development Management (GSPDM), through its Security Governance and Diplomacy Cluster (SGDC), held the Class Orientation for the members of the Command and General Staff Course (CGSC) Class 70 who would like to enroll in the Master in Public Management major in Development and Security (MPM-DevSec) Batch 18.
Dr. Lizan E. Perante-Calina, Dean of the DAP Graduate School, welcomed the academic counterparts from the CGSC, the roster of Faculty in-Charge (FIC), and the DevSec co-learners to the program. She then introduced the DAP Graduate School to the co-learners and showed the various concepts behind the overarching framework of Development and Security.
Ms. Alyn Joy D. Baltazar, SGDC Program Manager, presented the Program Curriculum and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). Thereafter, the FICs, Dr. Ma. Oliva Z. Domingo, Dr. Rosalie A. Hall, Dr. Enrico L. Basilio, and Dr. Reginald G. Ugaddan, all shared words of encouragement to the co-learners.
Mr. Anthony Julius Bayona, Admission Officer of the Office of the Academy Registrar, briefed the co-learners regarding the admission process, the important forms to be filled out, and the documentary requirements for submission. It was followed by an open forum to respond to the questions of the co-learners.
For twelve consecutive years (2009-present), the DAP Graduate Schooland CGSC AFPETDC, through the MPM DevSec Program, have worked together to enhance the competencies of future leaders in the military. To date, the program has produced 1,787 graduates from the different branches of service of the AFP and allied countries.