DR. CARL BALITA is a Registered Nurse, Registered Midwife, Registered Professional Teacher, with Master of Arts in Nursing and Doctor in Humanities. He is academically completed his second doctorate degree, this time in Education.
He graduated from the University of Santo Tomas with the degree of Bachelor of Science in Nursing where he was an academic Dean’s lister. However, he was more notable for his leadership having been consistently elected president of his class and was president of the student council when he graduated in 1991.
He finished his Master of Arts in Nursing at Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila, with distinction for his excellent thesis on the “Caring Concepts of Filipino Nurses” which was presented in the International Nursing Conference in Brunei Darussalam.
In March 2007, Lorma Colleges (La Union, Ilocos Norte) conferred him a Doctor of Humanities Philosophy (Honoris Causa) degree, under the authority given by the Office of the President, Commission on Higher Education.
Dr. Carl Balita was a top-rated faculty of the Graduate School and College of Nursing at Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila (City University of Manila) for seven years where he also held various academic and administrative positions. He was clinical preceptor at the Philippine General Hospital, National Center for Mental Health, San Lazaro Hospital and National Orthopedic Center.. He started his nursing career as faculty of the graduate school and college of nursing of the Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila, a state university of the City of Manila, where he also served various administrative and academic positions for six years. He was clinical preceptor of the Philippine General Hospital, National Center for Mental Health, Philippine Orthopedic Center and San Lazaro Hospital. He was Dean of Dominican College, an institution of the Dominican Sisters, from 2004 to 2008.
He is the publisher and author of the best-selling reviewer, The Ultimate Learning Guide to Nursing Review and Ultimate Testing Guide to Nursing Review, which is one of the most sought-after reviewers in the Philippine market. He also co-authored the book Theoretical Foundations of Nursing: The Philippine Perspective along with the former Board of Nursing Chair, Dr. Eufemia Octaviano.
Taking the nursing review to the next level, he launched the Online Review for Nursing, wherein students from any corner of the archipelago can experience the Dr. Carl Balita and CBRC way of learning through www.carlbalita.com.
He is dubbed to be the ultimate reviewer as he delivers high-impact livewire delivery of his comprehensive lectures across various subjects in nursing. He brings his motivational and inspirational expertise along with his “mindmapping” and “test taking” techniques to simplify concepts in nursing. He is also consistently excellent-rated resource person in various topics within and outside nursing.
Dr. Carl E. Balita Review Center transcends to other professions as it opens review courses for licensure exam for teachers and criminologists. It also caters to high school students to prepare them for college admission exams administered by the country’s premiere universities through the Bridging Review for Enrichment of Senior High