Mindanao Polytechnic College (MPC) is General Santos City’s premiere school for nautical and marine engineering courses. Its campus is located at the junction of the National Highway and the Makar-Koronadal Road.
The school was founded in 1980 by Capt. Arturo A. Aguilar, M.M. and became the only maritime school in the SOCSKSARGEN area. Since then, MPC gained greater prominence each year as more institutions accredited the school such as the Philippine Association of Maritime Institutions (PAMI), Philippine Association of Private Technical Institutions (PAPTI), and especially the prestigious Norway, Det Norske Veritas (DNV).
The Vision of the school is to be a premier co - educational institution in Southern Philippines which aims to imbue its academic community with the values of integrity, honesty, transparency and intellectual excellence. Its mission is to be genuinely concerned with the total development of the human person through a well integrated educational program of instruction, research and community involvement, it is committed to attain the ideals of excellence which are responsive to the challenges of nation building and global competitiveness.
MPC offers the following courses:
BS Marine Transportation
BS Marine Engineering
BS Mechanical Engineering
BS Customs Administration
BS Hotel and Restaurant Management
BS Information Technology
They also offer TESDA accredited courses like Computer Hardware Servicing NC-II, Commercial Cooking (Maritime-Based), Medical Transcription, Call Center Services, Culinary Arts, and Programming.
For their enrollment policies, you may refer to this link.
Photos Courtesy of Mindanao Polytechnic College official website.