1. Filipino citizen;
2. High School Graduate/College Level students with General Weighted Average (GWA) of at least 75% or its equivalent who will enroll or currently enrolled in the programs under the areas of agriculture, fisheries, forestry, food technology, veterinary medicine education and other related agricultural and fisheries programs with Certificate of Program Compliance (COPC) of State Universities and Colleges (SUCs).
3. Combined Annual Gross Income of Parents or Guardian which does not exceed PHP 400,000.00; and
4. Those student-applicants belonging to the special group of persons such as Underprivileged and Homeless Citizens under RA No. 7279, Persons with Disability (PWDs) under RA No. 7277 as amended, Solo Parents and/or their Dependents under RA 8972, Senior Citizens under RA 9994, and Indigenous Peoples under RA 8371 shall submit certification and/or Identification Cards (IDs) issued by the appropriate offices or agencies.


a. For Incoming first year students/Grade 12 Graduate eligible for College – Senior High School Report Card
b. For Graduating Senior High School Students – Certified True Copy of Grades for Grade 11 and 1st Semester of Grade 12
Financial: The student-applicants shall submit any of the following documents:
a. Latest Income tax Return (ITR) of parents or guardian;
b. Certificate of Tax Exemption from the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR);
c. Certificate of Indigence either from their Barangay or Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWS); and
d. Latest copy of contract of proof of income may be considered for children of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) and seafarers.

2023 List of Priority Courses:

Science and Mathematics

  • Applied Physics/Physics
  • Applied Mathematics/Mathematics
  • Applied Statistics/Statistics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Human Biology
  • Marine Biology
  • Marine Science
  • Meteorology
  • Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

Information Technology Education

  • Computer Science
  • Cyber Security
  • Entertainment and Multimedia Computing/Game Development and Animation
  • Information System
  • Information Technology
  • Library and Information Science

Engineering and Technology

  • Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
  • Ceramic Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering/Electronics and Communications Engineering
  • Food Engineering
  • Geodetic Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Manufacturing/Production Engineering
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Robotics Engineering
  • Sanitary Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Aircraft Maintenance Technology
  • Aviation Related Programs
  • Engineering Technology
  • Industrial Technology
  • Mechatronics Engineering Technology

Architecture and Related Programs

  • Architecture
  • Fine Arts
  • Interior Design
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Environmental Planning

Business and Management

  • Accountancy
  • Business Analytics
  • Hospitality Management/Hotel and Restaurant Management
  • Tourism Management/Tourism

Health Profession Education

  • Doctor of Dental Medicine
  • Doctor of Optometry
  • Medical Technology/Medical Laboratory Science
  • Midwifery
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Speech Language Pathology

Maritime Education

  • Marine Engineering
  • Marine Transportation

Social Sciences

  • Community Development
  • Human Services (Guidance and Counselling)
  • Indigenous Peoples Studies/Education
  • Peace Studies/Education
  • Psychology
  • Social Work

Teacher Education

  • Secondary Education Majors in Science and Mathematics
  • Culture and Arts
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Special Needs Education
  • Sports and Exercise Science

Multi and Interdisciplinary Cluster

  • Agribusiness
  • Agro-Forestry
  • Data Science and Analytics
  • Disaster Risk Management/Climate Change
  • Renewable/Sustainable Energy

Regional Priority Programs

  • Human Development
  • Creative and Performing Arts
  • BS Religious Education
  • BS Philosophy
  • Construction Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Medical Electronics
  • BA Communication
  • BS Journalism
  • BA Broadcasting
  • BS Development Communication
  • Urban Planning
  • BA Philosophy
  • B Elementary Education
  • BS Business Administration Major in Human Resource Development
  • BS Criminology
  • BS Entrepreneurship
  • Naval Architecture
  • Volcanology and Seismology