PHILOSOPHY

Boricua’s system of instruction is based on a fundamental humanistic principle of educating the whole person to become a self-motivated, independent, life-long learner, with awareness and commitment to maintaining a healthy symbiotic relationship with their environment.

ACADEMIC GOALS

Generic Studies/LAS Program:

This program was designed to develop in students selected clusters of generic cognitive, affective and psychomotor skills and values necessary for understanding the knowledge of the environment as manifested in the disciplines of the liberal arts and sciences.

  • Associate in Arts in Generic Studies in the Liberal Arts and Science
    • Core Curriculum

Goal: Graduates can demonstrate self-aware mastery of critical generic, intellectual, affective and psychomotor-behavioral skills for life-long and academic advancement.

 

Human Services Programs:

This program were designed to recognize the importance of human service institutions, agencies, and professionals in facilitating quality of life for all the City’s residents.

  • Bachelor of Science in Human Services

Goal: Graduates can demonstrate self-aware mastery of the skills, values and knowledge of the human services profession

  • Master of Science in Human Services

Goal: Graduates can demonstrate self-aware competency in human services management and policy making

 

Education Programs:

These programs are designed to address the need for school teachers in NYC

  • Bachelor of Science in Childhood Education (1-6)
    • Bilingual Education Extension Certificate (1-6)

Goal: Graduates can demonstrate self-aware mastery of the skills, values and knowledge necessary to facilitate learning in children 1-6

  • Master of Science in TESOL Education (K-12)
    • Bilingual Education Extension Certificate (K-12)

Goal: Graduates can demonstrate self-aware competency in facilitating English learning in children of diverse cultures and languages

 

Business Administration Program:

This program is designed yo address the needs in the City for Puerto Rican, Latino and other business managers and decision-makers who can function in the bilingual, multi-cultural environment of New York City.

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Goal: Graduates can demonstrate self-aware mastery of the skills, values and knowledge of business management.

 

Liberal Arts Program:

This program is designed to examine the human condition through a concentrated, interdisciplinary approach the liberal arts and sciences.

  • Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences

 

Inter-American and Caribbean Studies Programs:

These programs are designed to examine the relationships of the peoples and nations of North, Central and South America and the Caribbean with respect to politics, economics, and culture.

  • Bachelor of Arts in Inter-American Studies
  • Master of Arts in Latin American and Caribbean Studies