Western Mindanao State University

TESTING AND EVALUATION CENTER
Zamboanga City


THE WMSU-COLLEGE ENTRANCE TEST (WMSU-CET) INFORMATION BULLETIN


ADMISSION INTO WMSU THROUGH THE WMSU-CET

The Western Mindanao State University includes the Main Campus located at Normal Road, Baliwasan,
Zamboanga City plus other campuses such as those in San Ramon, Zamboanga City. WMSU also supervises 14
External Studies Units (ESU’s) under consortium agreement with the Local Government Units in Sibugay and
Zamboanga del Sur. A list of these campuses and the degree programs they offer is given at the back of this page.

In its aspiration to achieve and maintain academic excellence and to maximize its limited resources, WMSU
requires all students desiring to enroll in its varied undergraduate degree programs in any WMSU campus to take and
pass the WMSU College Entrance Test (WMSU-CET).


Who are qualified to take the WMSU-CET?

1. High School students from any DepEd accredited schools who will graduate at the end of school year 2014-2015.
There is NO minimum high school average requirement for taking the CET.
2. High school graduates of previous years who failed to take the CET or did not pass the CET prior to 2014-2015
and stopped schooling/ have not taken any college units.
3. Holders of Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT) Certificate for admission to college and have not taken
any college units.
4. Those who have college units from another school or transferees. They should see first the WMSU Dean of
Admissions before applying for the WMSU CET and shall take the test scheduled for transferees on April 2015.

Requirements for WMSU - CET Application

1. a. If you are a graduating high school student - a certified photocopy of the Permanent Secondary School
Record (Form 137). This photocopy must be signed by the school registrar or principal in blue ink and stamped
with the official school seal (if any).
b. If you have graduated in high school but did not yet enroll in college - a certified true photocopy of
the 4
th
year report card (i.e. signed in blue ink by the principal) or if applying in person, the original card,
should be presented.
c. If you are a PEPT qualifier- a certified true photocopy of the PEPT certification.
d. If you are a transferee - an endorsement from the WMSU Dean of Admission.
2. Two copies identical 2”x2” photos with NAME TAG with your printed name and signature and signature of the
school principal at the back.
3. Non-refundable test fee of two hundred pesos (P200).

How to apply for the WMSU-CET?

Step 1. Get an application form (WMSU-TEC form 3) from your school Principal/Guidance Counselor or from the
WMSU-Testing & Evaluation Center or from the Contact Persons in the Test Centers in the provinces (see list
at the back of this page).
Step 2. Fill out the Application form properly, complete with picture and required signatures.
Step 3. Attach the certified and signed photocopy of form 137/High School Report Card.
Step 4. Pay the test fee and submit application forms. Where and how?
If you are from Zamboanga City:

a. You may personally pay the test fee to the WMSU Cashier. Then submit your application materials and
present your receipt to the Testing & Evaluation Center, WMSU. Your test permit will be given to you
right away; OR
b. You may give your application materials and the test fee to the authorized representative (contact
person) from your school who is either your guidance counselor, graduating class adviser or School
Principal. The Contact Person makes the payment to the WMSU-Cashier and submits the application
materials to the Testing and Evaluation Center. Get your test permit from your school representative
(contact person) afterwards.
If you are from the province/outside of Zamboanga City:

a. Submit your application form and test fee to the official contact person in the test center where
you will take the exam. The test permit will be given to you in return. Your official receipt will be issued
by WMSU Test team on the date of exam.

DEADLINE FOR FILING OF APPLICATION (see list of deadline in the last column of WMSU Test Schedule at the back).

ON THE TEST DATE

1. Go to your Test Center on the date specified in your Test Permit. Be there at least 30 min. before the test
time indicated in your Test permit.
2. Bring only your Test Permit, two #2 pencils, a sharpener, a good quality rubber eraser and a snack. The test
will take about 3 hours. The use of cell phones, ipod and calculator during the test is strictly prohibited and
can be a cause for disqualification.




WMSU COLLEGE ENTRANCE TEST SCHEDULES FOR SY 2015-2016 FRESHMEN
DATE OF EXAM TEST CENTER CONTACT PERSON
DEADLINE
FOR SUBMISSION to
CONTACT PERSON
November 09, 2014
November 16, 2014
November 23, 2014
WMSU Main Campus, Zamboanga City
School guidance counselor, class
adviser or school Principal.
October 24, 2014
November 07, 2014
November 14, 2014
November 28, 2014 Vitali National High School Mrs. Rosita M. Gregorio November 26, 2014
November 29, 2014
Curuan National High School Ms. Ma. Theresa Tarroza
November 26, 2014
Sindangan National Agricultural School Mrs. Maria Girlie Hope Duay
November 29-30, 2014
WMSU Diplahan ESU Mr. Oliver B. Talaoc
November 26, 2014
WMSU Imelda ESU Ms. Mercy Gensola-Delos Santos
WMSU Ipil ESU Mrs. Mary Joy Tugot-Villa
WMSU Malangas ESU Ms. Maria Rose Tauto-an
WMSU Siay ESU Ms. Emmelie O. Alverio
November 30, 2014
Kipit Agro Fishery School, Labason Mr. Michael Alibangbang
November 26, 2014
WMSU Alicia ESU Ms. Rufina Batonghinog
December 05, 2014 Don Ramon Enriquez Mem. HS, Labuan, ZC Ms. Shierley J. Bejerano November 28, 2014
December 07, 2014
WMSU Aurora ESU Ms. Anafe Marikit
November 28, 2014 PAX High School, Margosatubig Mrs. Filsie B. Cabaron
WMSU Molave ESU Mr. Victor Antone
December 06-07, 2014
WMSU Olutanga ESU Ms. Erlinda Bascar
November 28, 2014
WMSU Mabuhay ESU Ms. Lilia S. Zamodio
WMSU Pagadian ESU Ms. Vivian S. Salomon
Tawi-Tawi Sch. Of Arts & Trades, Bongao Hji. Masrup K. Amilbahar
December 07, 2014 WMSU Tungawan ESU Mrs. Marilyn T. Gemilga December 05, 2014
December 14, 2014 WMSU Main Campus WMSU Testing & Evaluation Center December 10, 2014

*CET can be taken only ONCE in a school year. If you take the CET twice, your score in the first exam
shall be applied.


RELEASE OF RESULTS

CET results for SY 2015-2016 will be released on the first Monday of March 2015. Check the WMSU website
(http://www.wmsu.edu.ph) for announcement and posting of WMSU-CET results.

Examinees will also be sent individual reports of ratings through the school contact Person or Principal or
through the Contact Person at the External Test Center.

WMSU CAMPUSES AND DEGREE PROGRAMS OFFERED REQUIRING CET QUALIFICATION
WMSU MAIN CAMPUS  BA History  B Elementary Education WMSU Naga External Studies Unit
College of Architecture  BA Social Studies  B Secondary Education  B Elementary Education
 BS Architecture  BA Political Science  Professional Education Certificate  Professional Education Certificate
College of Asian & Islamic Studies College of Nursing WMSU Diplahan External Studies Unit WMSU Olutanga External Studies Unit
 BA Asian Studies  BS Nursing  Associate in Computer Science  Associate in Computer Science
 BS Islamic Studies College of Physical Education, Recreation & Sports  B Elementary Education  B Elementary Education
College of Criminal Justice Education  B Physical Education  Professional Education Certificate  Professional Education Certificate
 BS Criminology College of Science & Mathematics WMSU Imelda External Studies Unit WMSU Pagadian External Studies Unit
College of Education  BS Biology  AB Political Science  AB Political Science
 B Elementary Education  BS Chemistry  Associate in Computer Science  Associate in Computer Science
 B Secondary Education  BS Mathematics  B Elementary Education  B Elementary Education
College of Engineering & Technology  BS Physics  BA Political Science  B Secondary Education
 BS Civil Engineering  BS Statistics  Professional Education Certificate  BS Accountancy
 BS Computer Engineering College of Social Work & Community Development WMSU Ipil External Studies Unit  BS Criminology
 BS Computer Science  BS Social Work  BS Accountancy  BS Social Work
 BS Ecological & Environmental Eng’g.  BS Community Development  BS Computer Science  BS Computer Science
 BS Electrical Engineering WMSU San Ramon Campus  B Elementary Education WMSU Pitogo External Studies Unit
 BS Environmental Engineering College of Agriculture  B Secondary Education  AB Political Science
 BS Geodetic Engineering  BS Agriculture (Crop Science, Animal Science)  BS Civil Engineering  Associate in Computer Science
 BS in Electronics & Comm. Eng’g.  BS Agricultural Business WMSU Mabuhay External Studies Unit  B Elementary Education
 BS Industrial Management Eng’g.  BS Agricultural Engineering  Associate in Computer Science  Professional Education Certificate
 BS Mechanical Engineering  BS Agricultural Technology  B Elementary Education WMSU Siay External Studies Unit
 BS Sanitary Engineering College of Forestry & Environmental Studies  Professional Education Certificate  Associate in Computer Science
College of Home Economics  BS Agro-Forestry WMSU Malangas Campus  B Elementary Education
 BS Food Technology  BS Environmental Science  Associate in Computer Science  BS Computer Science
 BS Home Economics  BS Forestry  BS Criminology  Bachelor of Agricultural Technology
 BS Hotel Restaurant Management WMSU Curuan Campus  B Elementary Education  Diploma for Agricultural Technology
 BS Nutrition & Dietetics  B Elementary Education  BS Computer Science  Professional Education Certificate
College of Communications & Humanities  Associate in Computer Science  Professional Education Certificate WMSU Tungawan External Studies Unit
 BA major in English WMSU Alicia External Studies Unit WMSU Molave External Studies Unit  Associate in Computer Science
 BA major in Filipino  Associate in Computer Science  Associate in Computer Science  B Elementary Education
 BS Broadcasting  Bachelor of Agricultural Technology  B Elementary Education  BS Computer Science
 BS Journalism  Diploma for Agricultural Technology  B Secondary Education  Bachelor of Agricultural Technology
College of Social Sciences  Professional Education Certificate  BS Computer Science  Diploma for Agricultural Technology
 BS Accountancy WMSU Aurora External Studies Unit  Professional Education Certificate  Professional Education Certificate
 BS Economics  Associate in Computer Science
 BS Psychology  BS Computer Science

** For BS Nursing, a Nursing Aptitude Test (NAT) qualification is also required. For BS Hotel Restaurant & Management
(HRM), an HRM aptitude test (HRMAT) is required. NAT & HRMAT schedule shall be announced in the CET results.