JUNIOR PHILIPPINE INSTITUTE OF ACCOUNTANT (JPIA)
St. Scho Chapter
The Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants (JPIA)-St. Scholastica’s College is an accredited local chapter of the National Federation of Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants (NFJPIA).
“The National Federation of Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants (NFJPIA) is the only organization accredited by the Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA). The national federation for business and accountancy students, NFJPIA ranks among the best organizations in the country as it serves as conduit of academic excellence, home of industry leaders, and training ground for future professionals through its over 270 accredited local chapters including the leading universities in the country and more than 45,000 constituents all over the archipelago.” NFJPIA
The St. Scholastica’s College, Manila – Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants (SSC-Manila JPIA) is an accredited academic organization of St. Scholastica’s College, Manila. It aims to foster Benedictine values among its officers and members through various activities. Moreover, it aspires to help heighten the political and socio-economic awareness of the members in line with its mission of holistic development as well as to be the means by which its members may be exposed to the challenges of the real corporate world.
An organization that imbibes the Benedictine values primarily Ora et Labora, promotes academic excellence as well as social awareness, fosters camaraderie among its members and graduates on the one hand and members of other organizations on the other hand, possesses versatility and dedication to continuous learning and improvement that will enable it into becoming the leading school organization.
The JPIA organization is geared towards holistic development of its members. As such, it aims to inculcate in them Benedictine values through practice of honesty, silence, stewardship, obedience, simplicity and humility in all its dealings. It is committed to assist the members in their pursuit of outstanding education in the light of their aspiration of becoming a Certified Public Accountant. In its advocacy of social responsibility, it is dedicated to extend social awareness and a loving concern for others through constant outreach activities. Furthermore, the organization is directed to uphold and strengthen the ties between its members and that of the other organizations. In line with its vision to be the leading organization, it pursues to mold flexible accounting students adaptive to the dynamic and competitive professional world.