Filipino Ring Legend and Senator Manny Pacquiao, despite earning millions of dollars atop the boxing ring, showed that it is never too late to dream. His dream of finishing college was finally realized after earning his college degree in Bachelor of Arts in Political Science- Local Government Administration at the University of Makati during graduation rites today.
Pacquiao who couldn’t finish school due to poverty, enrolled at the Expanded Tertiary Education Equivalency and Accreditation Program (ETEEAP) of the Philippine Councilors League-Legislative Academy (PCCLA) which gives chance to qualified Filipinos to attain College degree/diploma- Filipinos who wish to complete college through informal education. The enriching learning program was in partnership with the University of Makati College of Continuing, Advanced and Professional Studies, the Development Academy of the Philippines, and the Philippine Society for Public Administration.
Manny Pacquiao – Class of 2019