2 UST grads lead 4,772 new CPAs

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Oct 15 2012 03:12 PM | Updated as of Oct 15 2012 11:20 PM

MANILA, Philippines – Two graduates of University of Santo Tomas (UST) topped the Certified Public Accountant Licensure Examination given last October, according to results released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) on Monday.

Bren Sapnu Cruz and Celaica Castaritas Vibar of UST both got 94.14%.

PRC announced that 4,772 out of 9,987 passed the Certified Public Accountant Licensure Examination.

The examination was given by the Board of Accountancy in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo and Legazpi.

PRC said the results were released in 1 working day after the last day of examination.

The members of the Board of Accountancy are Atty. Eugene T. Mateo, chairman; Dr. Rufo R. Mendoza, Vice Chairman; Luis A. Cañete and Jose S. Tayag, Jr., members.

Registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will start on November 6 but not later than November 9.

Those who will register are required to bring the following:

  • duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal,
  • current Community Tax Certificate (cedula),
  • 2 pieces passport size picture (colored with white background and complete nametag),
  • 2 pieces 1” x 1” picture (colored with white background and complete nametag),
  • 2 sets of metered documentary stamps and
  • 1 short brown envelope with name and profession and
  • to pay the Initial Registration Fee of P600 and Annual Registration Fee of P450 for 2012-2015.

PRC said that 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 will be announced later.

The successful examinees who garnered the 10 highest places in the October 2012 Certified Public Accountant Licensure Examination are the following:

 

RANK
NAME
SCHOOL
RATING (%)
1
Bren Sapnu Cruz
University of Santo Tomas
94.14
 
Celaica Castaritas Vibar
University of Santo Tomas
94.14
2
Trishia Julienne Cruz Simeon
University of the Philippines - Diliman
93.71
3
Jerard Megg Depra Cordero
University of the Philippines - Visayas-Iloilo City
93.57
 
Wayjorie Acop Depayso
Saint Louis University
93.57
4
Marc Rodolf Briol Arca
Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila
93.43
 
Marc Francis Parayno Cagaoan
Colegio de Dagupan (For.Computronix Coll)
93.43
5
Mary Anne Jelli Enrile Gaza
University of the Philippines - Diliman
93.29
6
Jannen Baltero Barona
University of the East - Caloocan
92.86
 
Nilli Macabacyao Yu
University of the Philippines - Visayas-Tacloban City
92.86
7
Brad Neiel Tobias Dela Cruz
University of the Philippines - Diliman
92.71
 
Jannine Czarina Abella Torralba
Bicol Univeristy- Daraga
92.71
8
Alison-Kay Asuncion Dela Cruz
Wesleyan University - Philippines-Cabanatuan City
92.57
 
Dean Domingo Gamay
Polytechnic University of the Philippines-Main - Sta. Mesa
92.57
9
Bryan Burguite Abanilla
Meycauayan College
92.43
 
Charlton Sean Duremdes Gaerlan Ii
University of the Philippines - Diliman
92.43
 
Kervin Cortez Reyes
University of Santo Tomas
92.43
10
Lourd Angel Antonio De Vera Austero
University of the East-Manila
92.29
 
Tristan John Tumangan De Guzman
University of Santo Tomas
92.29
 
Airish Blancia Ebreo
Notre Dame of Marbel University
92.29
 
Eloisa Pornebo Galang
University of Santo Tomas
92.29
 
Catherine Figueroa Laxamana
Holy Angel University
92.29

 

Click here to view the list of successful examinees of the October 2012 Certified Public Accountant Licensure Examination