61 USMians now licensed criminologists

USM sweeps top 4 places in December 2019 microbiologist certification exam
January 23, 2020

Maintaining its improvement in licensure exams, the University of Southern Mindanao’s recent rating in Criminology Licensure Examination (CLE) is the highest since 2016 where 61 from USM were conferred as certified law enforcers.

Despite the failure of more than half among the CLE takers nationwide, USM registered a passing rate of 70.93% against the national passing rate of 44.10%.

The 2019 November CLE was held on November 29-30 and December 1, 2019. Only 19,191 out of 43,512 passed the licensure examination which was conducted at the following major cities: Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Davao, General Santos, Iloilo, Tugegarao, and Zamboanga.