The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) released the April 2015 Criminologist Licensure Examination results. The official results were released on Tuesday, April 28, 2015.
A total of 4,337 out of 14,696 examinees passed the April 2015 Criminologist Board Exam, according to PRC (via PRC Website).
The PRC conducted the April 2015 Criminologist Licensure Examination on April 7, 8 and 9 2015
Criminologist Board Exam examinees took the exam in several testing center nationwide which includes Manila, and all Regional Offices (except Pagadian) and Zamboanga.
UNIVERSITY OF MINDANAO-DAVAO CITY graduate ARFE JUNE VILLACINO MOSQUERA topped the April 2015 Criminologist Board Exam with a passing rate of 91.10 percent.
The successful examinees who garnered the 10 highest places in the April 2015 Criminologist Board Exam are the following:
List of successful examinees in the April 2015 Criminologist Licensure Examination
- Surname starts with Letter A and B
- Surname starts with Letter C, D, E and F
- Surname starts with Letter G, H, I, J, K and L
- Surname starts with Letter M, N, O, P, Q and R
- Surname starts with Letter S, T, U, V, W, Y and Z
CAMARINES SUR POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE-NABUAUNIVERSITY OF THE CORDILLERAS (FOR. BAGUIO C.F.) emerged as the top performing school in the April 2015 Criminologist Licensure Examination as per Commission Resolution No. 2010-547 series of 2010, with 100 passing percentage or 135 out of 135 passed the exams.
View or download the performance of schools in the April 2015 Criminologist Licensure Examination at prc.gov.ph.
Registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will be on May 4 and 5, 2015.
Those who will register are required to bring the following:
- duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal
- current Community Tax Certificate (cedula)
- 1 piece passport size picture (colored with white background and complete nametag)
- 2 sets of metered documentary stamps
- 1 short brown envelope with name and profession
- Initial Registration Fee of P600
- Annual Registration Fee of P450 for 2015-2018
Successful examinees should personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals.
The date and venue for the oathtaking ceremony of the new successful examinees in the April 2015 Criminologist Licensure Examination will be announced later, the PRC said.
Last year, April 2014 Criminologist Board Exam, the results were released in just 9 working days and a total of 4,688 out of 13,873 passed the said exam. In October 2014 Criminologist Licensure Exam, results was announced after 26 working days with a total of 12,245 out of 28,187 passed the board exam.
The Criminologist board exam covers the following major subjects: criminal jurisprudence, procedure and evidence, law enforcement administration ( Day 1); criminalistics and crime detection and investigation (Day 2) and sociology of crimes and ethics and correctional administration (Day 3).
According to PRC, all certified criminologists shall be exempt from taking any other entrance or qualifying government or civil service examinations and shall be considered civil service eligibles to the following government positions:
- questioned document examiner
- correctional officer
- law enforcement photographer
- lie detection examiner
- probation officer
- agents in any law enforcement agency
- security officer
- criminal investigator
- police laboratory technician
Certified criminologists shall be eligible for appointment as Partrolman in chartered cities and municipalities, provided they posses the general qualifications for appointment provided in Section 9 of Republic Act 4864.