College of Architecture and Fine Arts Education

College of Architecture & Fine Arts Education

The University of Mindanao is the first to offer an Architecture Program in Davao region. It is accredited Level III by PACUCOA – the first Architecture school in the country granted PACUCOA Accreditation.

Bachelor of Science in Architecture

The Bachelor of Science in Architecture (BSArch) is a 5-year college program intended for people who wish to pursue a career in Architecture. Architectural education provides students with knowledge and skills in planning, designing, and constructing buildings taking into account the principles of utility, strength, and aesthetics. The BS in Architecture curriculum comprises of CHED–mandated general education courses: technical subjects in Math, Science, and Basic Engineering; and professional Architecture courses presented through classroom lectures, laboratory classes, and studio design activities.

Bachelor of Arts Major in Painting

The Bachelor of Arts Major in Painting is a 4-year college program that motivates and nurtures creativity and artistry among aspiring painters, from conceptualizing to knowledge, and the use of materials.



Bachelor of Science in


Entry level jobs

  • Junior architect
  • Junior design architect
  • Computer-aided design (CAD) or Computer-aided design and draft (CADD) architect
  • Building surveyors


Advanced positions

  • Principal architect
  • Architectural project manager
  • Architectural technologist
  • Building conservation officer
  • Senior design architect
  • Architecture researcher
  • Academician

Bachelor of Fine Arts major in


  • Independent studio artist
  • Art administration
  • Art handler
  • Gallery owner/operator/administrator
  • Artist-in-residence
  • Museum preparatory/curator
  • Scenic painter
  • Portrait artist, art critic
  • Buyer
  • Muralist
  • Art director
  • Consultant for private or corporate collectors
  • Exhibition designer
  • Digital artist
  • Printmaker/graphic designer
  • Photographer
  • Private or public commissioned artist
  • Art educator
  • Art studio manager
  • Art historian
  • Set designer