BSCA is a four-year degree program that trains student in handling import and export operations. The students undergo internship at companies or agencies involved in import and export, such as the Bureau of Customs, Department of Finance, Philippine Ports Authority, Civil Aeronautics Board, Philippine Economic Zone Authority, and Department of Trade and Industry, to name a few.
The program integrates technical skills with specialized customs administration theory and practiceand serves as a pathway to further learning. Students will gain advanced in-depth technical skills in traditional and topical aspects of international customs law and customs administration, preparing them to effectively apply complex policy and practice in workplaces focused on cross-border trade. Students will gain well-developed judgment, adaptability, and responsibility that are indispensable to a customs administration practitioner and will be provided with a pathway for further learning.
The qualified graduates may be employed as any of the following: Declarant, Customs Examiner Appraiser, Air/Sea Cargo Handling Documentation Clerk, Bank employee, College Instructor, and Customs Broker. Graduates of BS in Customs Administration are required to pass the Customs Broker Licensure Examination to be able to practice their profession.