2,299 pass govâ€™t exam for Certified Public Accountants
The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced yesterday that 2,299 out of 6,213 passed the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Licensure Examination given by the Board of Accountancy in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, and Legazpi this month.
The top 10 examinees in the Certified Public Accountant Licensure Examination are:
Richard Mulato Serrano, St. Louis University, 94.57 percent; Michael Carvajal Tomon, Far Eastern University Manila, 93.29; Denmar Bacalso Cantillas, University of Southern Philippines, 93.14; Jerome Moreno de Castro, Polytechnic University of the Philippines Main-Sta. Mesa, and Michelle Tugado Rojo, University of the Philippines Visayas-Iloilo City, 93; Erickson Mapile Quijano, Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila, 92.86; Genghis Ong Grospe, University of Santo Tomas, 92.71; John Demson Duldulao Parumog, Far Eastern University-Manila, 92.43; Joan Jaclyn Cheng Lao, De La Salle University-Manila, 92.29; Albert Rilles Bon, Polytechnic University of the Philippines Main-Sta. Mesa, Michelle Punzalan Razon, Tarlac State University (Tarlac College of Technology), 92.14; and Richmond Canillas Reyes, Polytechnic University of the Philippines Main-Sta. Mesa, 92.
Registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will start on Monday, Nov. 5, 2007, but not later than Nov. 14.
The oathtaking of examinees will be held before the board on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 1 p.m., at the Plenary Hall of the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC).
The top performing schools in the Certified Public Accountant Licensure Examination are:
â€” With 100 and more examinees:
University of Santo Tomas, 191 of 223, 86 percent; Polytechnic University of the Philippines Main-Sta. Mesa 259 of 453, 57 percent; and Xavier University, 58 of 107, 54 percent.
â€” With 51-99 examinees:
De La Salle University-Manila, 51 of 73, 70 percent; University of the Philippines Visayas-Iloilo City, 38 of 56, 68 percent; San Beda College, 53 of 89, 60 percent.
â€” With 26-50 examinees:
University of the Philippines-Diliman, 32 of 33, 97 percent; University of St. La Salle, 24 of 30, 80 percent; Mariano Marcos State University-Batac, 24 of 31, 77 percent.
â€” With 10-25 examinees:
De La Salle University-DasmariÃ±as, 10 of 11, 91 percent; University of Northern Philippines-Vigan, 11 of 13, 85 percent; and Silliman University, 17 of 24, 71 percent.