The BA in Language and Literature (BALL) program provides a balanced study of language and literature, in English or Filipino. The program interfaces language and literature and underlines their integrated significance in everyday life, through its core courses on relevant theories, critical approaches, research methods, and pedagogy. It aims to promote awareness and understanding of the various cultures of the Philippines, with emphasis on the linguistic and literary traditions of Northern Luzon.
A 2.75 average for all upper level courses (major and minor courses) shall be required of all college majors. Students who fail to meet the 2.75 average requirement for these upper level courses shall be put on probation the following semester. Failure to reach the required average even after this probation period shall mean disqualification from the program.