University description (as per official university website)
Cantareira College Campus is located in Bethlehem, located in an area
of 14,000 m² with a building area of 30,000 m².
These facilities have in the past housed the toy company Estrela.
The total area consists of four blocks with double ceiling height, ample facilities
and spaces, internal system of natural ventilation and illumination zenith,
offering perfect conditions for learning and welfare of students.
Extensive infrastructure for events
Blocks C and D enjoy good ventilation and lighting, offering perfect conditions for realization of small and large events. The space is used for Cantareira logistics and implementation of public tenders, company festivities, exhibitions, conferences, entertainment and leisure events, graduations, sports tournaments, among other ways.
The Experimental Farm of the Agronomy course, located at the Cantareira, Bairro Boa Vista, Rua João Meinberg, 2002 and is located in an area of 50 acres, at an altitude of 1,250 m at the boundary of the county and the cities of Sao Paulo Mairiporã / SP. The trip to Bethlehem Campus farm is approximately 27km, and is accomplished by free college coaches.
Mission and Objectives
"The institution shall retain for itself the mission of producing and transmitting knowledge and experiences designed to provide citizens the construction of its project life. And also assure you to participate in building a society more humane, more just a capacity to guide and control his desires. "
The goal of the Comprehensive School Cantareira as an Institution of Higher Education, is to stimulate the creation and development of cultural and scientific spirit of reflective thinking, providing educational conditions to man as subject and agent of their educational process and its history, the cultivation of knowledge, in its different aspects, forms and methods.
Are specific objectives of the Comprehensive School Cantareira:
a. Encourage the creation and development of cultural and scientific spirit of reflective thinking of the student;
b. To educate citizens and professionals, programs and courses at tertiary level;
c. Encourage and support research practices developed by teachers and students, those under the supervision of teachers;
d. Extend to community social programs and courses, from teaching and research developed within the college;
e. To promote exchange and cooperation with educational institutions of various degrees in order to develop education, culture, arts, sciences and technology;
f. Participate in the process of regional socio-economic development, as a body for consultation, advice and services in matters relating to various fields of knowledge that act;
g. Promote postgraduate courses, upgrade, extension and vocational training in order to meet the demands of the society in which it operates;
h. Promote the dissemination of cultural, scientific and technical make up the patrimony of humanity and disseminate knowledge through teaching, publications or other forms of communication;
i. Direct the investigative practices and the extent and quality support to undergraduate teaching;
j. Develop results-oriented management skills in order to improve processes and workflows.