CAGAYAN STATE UNIVERSITY
The Cagayan State University was established on June 11, 1978 by virtue of Presidential Decree 1436 merging the Cagayan Valley College of Arts and Trades and The Northern Luzon State College of Agriculture and College, Aparri Institute of Technology, Aparri School of Arts and Trades, Bukig National Agricultural and Technical School, Gonzaga National Agricultural and Technical School, Sanchez Mira Rural and Vocational School and Western Cagayan School of Arts and Trades.
These schools are strategically located in the Province of Cagayan.
The Cagayan State University is mandated by its charter to provide better services in professional and technical training in the arts, sciences, humanities and technology. The main missions are academic, instruction, research, extension and production.The purpose of the university is to provide advanced education in the arts and sciences, give professional and technical training; encourage and undertake research, conduct training and extension services; and encourage the application of knowledge.
Through a presidential approval dated March 17, 1983, the secondary level programs of CSU-Aparri, Lal-lo, Gonzaga, Sanchez Mira, were fully integrated into the university while CSU at Lasam and Bukig were maintained as extension campuses.
Why Cagayan State University
The Cagayan State University shall endeavor to fulfill:
The Cagayan State University aims to produce graduates who are:
1.COMPETENT - equipped with knowledge, skills and valor’s needed in their careers and societal development.
2.GOOD FILIPINOS – imbued with desirable valor’s of simple living, modesty, honesty, cooperation, self-discipline, pride for our national identity and love of God and country.
3.RESPONSIBLE CITIZENS - aware of their responsibility to home, community and country.
4.MATURE PEOPLE - having well-balanced and pleasing personalities, who care and appreciate truth and beauty in all its forms.
Future Career Options:
This program enables the students to establish themselves as professional medical doctors. It has been designed to rigorously train them in the forefront of Medicine and prepare them for the necessary screening tests conducted by the various Medical Councils and afterwards, for them to successfully establish a medical practice in their country of origin.