University description (as per official university website)
Caruaruense The Association of Higher Education School is the parent of asceticism, which brings together 11 undergraduate courses in higher education and various specializations in the areas of humanities and health.
In operation for 51 years, trained thousands of highly qualified professionals to meet the new challenges that society and the labor market requires.
Currently, the ascetic works in three shifts, which offer undergraduate courses in Biomedicine, Law, Physical Education, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Dentistry, Social Services, Environmental Engineering, International Relations with emphasis in International Business and Public Administration. Besides these, the post-graduation courses in the areas of Health and Human
On May 11, 2007, when the ascetic celebrated 48 years of foundation, launched the new website of the Institution on the Internet. Since then, the audience has grown steadily, more than doubling the number of daily visitors. The change of address to www.asces.edu.br also marked the new focus given to the home page, which considers quality information and knowledge as being more a service to society. Blogs, videocast, podcast, polls and news are several examples of innovations implemented.
Pioneering of asceticism in teaching, research and extension
Caruaruense The Association of Higher Education School is the parent of asceticism, which brings together 11 undergraduate courses in higher education, in Caruaru. In operation for 51 years, the institution has trained thousands of highly qualified professionals to meet the new challenges that society and the labor market requires.
The School works in three shifts Asceticism, which offer undergraduate courses in Biomedicine, Law, Physical Education, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Dentistry, Social Services, Environmental Engineering, International Relations with emphasis in International Business and Public Administration. Besides these, the post-graduation courses in the areas of Health and Human
The pioneering spirit of asceticism has highlighted with the introduction of novel courses of Law and Dentistry, in 1959. That was the first time in colleges within the North and Northeast of Brazil. Since then, more than 6,500 professionals have been trained by it.
In the late cinqeenta, Tabosa de Almeida brought the region the possibility of higher education. For their classrooms already have great personalities of the two professional areas. This is the case of former justice minister and current president of the Fundação Joaquim Nabuco, Fernando Lyra, the minister of the Superior Court, Francisco Falcão, and the chief judge of the Court of Pernambuco, Adalberto Melo. In the political world, several generations were formed by asceticism, like the current mayor of Caruaru, Anthony Gerard, deputy governor of Pernambuco, Joao Lyra Neto and President of the Legislative Assembly of Pernambuco, Guilherme Uchoa.
In the field of dentistry, several generations of dentists throughout Brazil learned the craft in the Capital Wasteland, bringing improvements to oral health of our population. Today, the Institution has the Center for Dental Specialties fullest of Pernambuco. Asceticism also holds the title of one private college of Pernambuco to get the highest concept of the Ministry of Education (Dental school) in the National Student Performance (Enade) conducted in 2004.
In 2003, the same finish the course, Erica Miranda Torres, won first place in the General Test, exceeding the average of students from major universities in the country, such as USP and Unicamp. In 2002, his law school had the best evaluation in the General Test, then among the 10 courses in the state.
In 2002, expansion to other academic areas became natural. First came the courses of Biomedicine, Physical Education and Physiotherapy. In 2005, it was the turn of Nursing and Pharmacy. At the postgraduate level are consolidating several areas of Health and Legal Sciences.
In 2010 a major new expansion: the simultaneous deployment of the courses of Environmental Engineering, Social Work, International Relations and Public Administration, all unprecedented in the region.
Moreover, asceticism was the only one in Pernambuco get the IGC 4 Ministry of Education, or General Index of the largest course in the state.
The Undergraduate Research Week occurs annually and is an example of strong performance of the Faculty Asceticism in encouraging the production of scholars and teachers, bringing together work by teachers and students, many of them carried out with research grants provided by the institution itself. Moreover, asceticism supports teachers paying for part of their post-graduation and participation in scientific events in their respective areas of knowledge.
The institution keeps running the Research Ethics Committee, responsible for approving research dealing with human beings and animals.
The Program Asa Branca fighting oral cancer in 65 municipalities of Pernambuco
There are numerous initiatives that aim to convey the academic knowledge in community service. The extension projects of the Faculty are well established. This is the case of Asa Branca, who fights oral cancer in 65 counties in the state and is a national reference, and has served more than 65 000 people in eight years that is in operation. Through the Dental Clinic, Dental students and teachers provide many free services, such as the Care of Patients with Special Needs. There is also the Project Smile Baby, which offers specialized treatment in pediatric dentistry, treating babies from zero to two years and guiding parents on the need to prevent tooth decay.
The Center for Legal Practice serves the poor through projects such as the Adoption Legal Citizens Caught that since 2001, has already led to 80 jury cases against inmates. Have a partnership with Court of Justice of Pernambuco, since 2000, allows the operation of the "University Forum" in Caruaru, so that students from the area have real experience in legal practice. Another partnership between the Faculty and PSHT allowed the deployment of the Board of Mediation and Arbitration, only within the state.
Physical Education, Project Healthy Living provides sports and fitness classes. Already in Physical Therapy, the Clinical School serves the community by offering treatment in various specialties. The course of Biomedicine has agreements with several departments of Health, hospitals and clinics.
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Asceticism has international academic cooperation agreements with the University of Lecce (Italy) and Universidad de Castilla - La Mancha (Spain).
Lately, the Institution received expert researchers visit other countries, like Cuba, Portugal, Mozambique and Argentina.
It is vast record of persons who had contact with the institute over the more than five decades in which it is operating. Among the presidents of the Republic who devoted her appreciation and esteem, are Quadros, Juscelino Kubitschek, Castello Branco and Luis Inacio Lula da Silva. Among the ministers of state are: the Education, Muniz Aragon (Castello Branco government) and Genro (Lula), of Health, Humberto Costa (Lula), Science and Technology Eduardo Campos (Lula), and National Integration, Ciro Gomes (Lula).
The cultural world, characters such as Gilberto Freyre, Austregésilo Athayde and Luiz Gonzaga Moon are some of those who visited and were honored by asceticism.
Asceticism in numbers
- 11 courses: Biomedicine, Law, Physical Education, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Dentistry, International Relations, Environmental Engineering, Social Work and Public Administration;
- Approximately 4,000 students;
- About 190 teachers;
- 52 classes of law graduates, graduates with bachelors 5044;
- 45 classes of dental graduates, with 1,746 dentists;
- 06 physical education classes trained a total of 131 graduates (1st class bachelors in Physical Education of Pernambuco formed in December 2007);
- 05 classes formed Biomedicine, totaling 143 graduates (1st class of Biomedicine of Pernambuco formed in June 2008);
- Pharmacy class of 2001 comprised a total of 20 graduates;
- 02 groups of nursing graduates, with 94 graduates (1st class of nursing students from the interior of Pernambuco formed in December 2009);
- 04 classes formed of Physiotherapy, totaling more than 130 lawyers.