|May, 1961||Arturo Pasaporte Pingoy, MD and Amparo Yusay Pingoy, MD, founded The Doctors’ Clinic & Hospital, Inc.|
|June, 1971||Established The Doctors’ Clinic & Hospital School of Midwifery with an initial enrolment of 52 students.|
|June, 1989||Opened the 1-year Health Aide Program|
|June, 1990||Opened the 2-year Nursing Aide Program|
|June, 1991||Offered the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program.|
|May, 1994||The Doctors’ Clinic and Hospital School of Midwifery became The Doctors’ Clinic & Hospital School Foundation, Inc.|
|June, 1995||BS Nursing Program was granted Government Recognition by DECS/CHED.|
|June, 2001||The assumption of Dr. Nanette Pingoy-Franco as Executive Vice-President of The Doctors’ Clinic & Hospital School Foundation, Inc.|
|January, 2002||The significant improvements and development of the human and physical resources of TDCHSFI.|
|June, 2004||A short-term Caregiver course was offered under the TESDA Competency-Based Program.|
|May, 2005||The Doctors’ Clinic & Hospital School Foundation, Inc. was upgraded to 100-bed capacity in compliance with the CHED and BON requirements as BSN base hospital.|
|November, 2006||The Doctors’ Clinic and Hospital, Inc. upgraded the facilities and services of the Base hospital and was accredited by DOH/PhilHealth to Tertiary Level.|
|June, 2006||Granted a permit to operate a 3-year Associate in Radiologic Technology and applied to CHED for BS Radiologic Technology Program.
Offered 2-year Pharmacy Aide Program under the TESDA Competency-Based programs.
|June, 2007||Granted permit to offer BS Psychology, BS Guidance and Counseling, BS Nutrition and Dietetics and Bachelor in Elementary Education, major in Special Education (SPED).|
|May, 2008||TDCHSFI was accredited by the Department of Labor & Employment (DOLE), Region XII, as Public Employment Service Office (PESO) Satellite.|
|June, 2008||Installed Wi-Fi Connection on campus to provide easy access to Internet by faculty and students.|
|July, 2008||Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) recognized TDCHSFI as Assessment Center for Health Care Services (NC II) for the province of South Cotabato.|
|Sept., 2008||Approval of TDCHSFI as member of Philippine Accreditation Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU).|
|January, 2009||TDCHSFI was identified by the Department of Health (DOH) as training institution of Integrated Management Childhood Illness for Region XII.|
|February, 2009||Started the construction of the 3-storey APP Bldg. to house the College and Basic Education Facilities.|
|April, 2009||Conducted Summer Fun Sessions for children ages 3 yrs – 7 yrs. in 3 categories: Move and Dance, Food Journey and Arts and Modelling.|
|May 2009||Amended TDCHSFI SEC Registration and Articles of Incorporation and change the name TDCHSFI to St. Alexius College.
Sponsored CCP Summer Outreach Workshops “Batang Sining” (Creative Expression Workshop) for ages 6-13 years old in cooperation with Rotary Club of Koronadal.
|June, 2009||CHED granted permit to operate the ff. programs: BS Hotel & Restaurant Management, BS Tourism Management, BS Entrepreneurship and BS Business Administration with majors in Financial Management, Marketing Management, Business Economics and Human Resource Development Management.
DepEd granted permit to operate Basic Education for Grade School and Pre-School, and special program for SPED.
TESDA granted permit to conduct trainings in Massage Therapy NC II.
|June, 2010||BS Radiologic Technology Graduates/1st batch 2010, figured prominently in the BSRT Licensure Examination. SAC garnered a passing percentage of 82% where it ranked No. 2 in Mindanao Region and No. 4 in the National Level. Alex Garalde placed No. 15 and Paul Junsay placed No. 16.
SAC seals partnership with Australia Education for Further Education (ACFE) in Melbourne, Australia for a “Gap Program” to provide training to Filipino and other foreign nurses wanting to gain qualification in Australia.
SAC entered into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with Philippine Women’s University (PWU), Manila, an Autonomous HEI, for a graduate extension programs in MS Health Systems Management, MS Medical Technology, MS Clinical Nutrition and Master of Arts in Nursing.
Opened additional area of specialization in BEED on Early Childhood Education/Pre-school Education.
|August 2-3, 2010||PAASCU Preliminary visit for BS Nursing Program and was granted Candidate Status.|
|November, 2010||Symbolic launching of the Institutional Quality Assurance, monitoring and Evaluation (IQUAME).|
|January, 2011||SAC was identified by TESDA – South Cotabato as service provider for TWSP on the field of Health Care Services NC II, Massage Therapy NC II and Commercial Cooking NC II.|
|February, 2011||Miss Irene Demavivas, BSRT student bags Championship for 2011 Southeast Asian English Olympics held in Binus University, Jakarta Indonesia, participated by 40 contenders from Southeast Asian Nations.|
|March, 2011||First Alexian Awards was held in recognition to students who excelled in academics, socio-cultural and sports competition.|
|April-May, 2011||SAC conducted series of training courses in Early Childhood Education (ECE) and Special Education (SPED) for professionals through lecture-demonstration and experiential learning with credit units.|
|June, 2011||BSRT graduates batch 2011, garnered 100% passing percentage in the BSRT Licensure Examination which catapulted SAC to its stature as one of the TOP performing School in Mindanao (Rank 1) and in the National level (Rank 2).
CHED granted permit to operate BS Medical Technology, BS Pharmacy and BS Information Technology.
3-storey APP building was completed and inaugurated, housing additional college classrooms and laboratories, administrative and academic offices, Basic Education classrooms and facilities and Activity Center.
Physical facilities and laboratories in Basic Sciences, MedTech, Pharmacy, RadTech, HRM and Information Technology/Computer were upgraded.
SAC started to offer Sports Scholarship grants to students who have satisfied the grant requirements. There are more than 60 sports scholars in the basketball, soccer, volleyball, table tennis, track and field and baseball who enjoy 25% to 100% scholarship privileges.
|February21, 2012||The Alexian community lost one of its most revered founders, Dr. Amparo Yusay Pingoy who passed away on Feb. 21, 2012.|
|March, 2012||Granted by CHED government recognitions in all degree programs including Associate in Hotel and Restaurant Management (AHRM) and Associate in Computer Technology (ACT).
Recognized by TESDA – South Cotabato as Assessment Center for Competency-based programs for Health Care Services NC II, Massage Therapy NC II and Commercial Cooking NC II.
|April, 2012||Granted permit by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) and International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), in partnership with Asian College of Aeronautics and ACATECH to offer 2-year Aviation Electronics Technology (AVT), 2-year Aircraft Maintenance Technology and 45-day Flight Attendant Training Course, effective June, 2012.|
|May, 2012||SAC subscribed to Britannica On-line consisting of electronic access to 7 major databases. SAC is one of the 30 institutions throughout the country, one of the 3 institutions in Mindanao and one of 2 institutions in Region XII who have access to Britannica On-line subscription.
First Pinning and White Coat Ceremony of BS Medical Technology and BS Pharmacy students.
|June, 2012||Opened the AVT and AMT Courses under CAAP/ICAD in partnership with Asian College of Electronics and ACATECH.
BSN, batch 2012, garnered 75% (27 out of 36) examinees) against the National Passing Rate of 45.69% in the June, 2012, Nursing Licensure Exam (NLE).
SAC entered into a MOA with ComTech Resource Development Program to implement Special Science Computer Education Development Program which aim to train High School students at South Cotabato in Computer Fundamentals and applications, including trouble shooting.
Casa Amparo, the BSHRM/BSTM/BEED Laboratory, was renovated and upgraded. It will also be used by TESDA for courses in Commercial Cooking, Housekeeping, Food and Beverage, Front Office Operations, Massage Therapy, Baking and Pastry Production.
|July, 2012||SAC new RRT’s took their oath before Hon. Jennifer Jardin Manalili, PRC Commissioner, Manila held at The farm, Koronadal City.|
|August, 2012||John Thomas C. Franco, SAC – Administrative Officer was elected President of the South Cotabato Athletic Association (SCAA).
John Thomas C. Franco, SAC – Administrative Officer, presented a paper on SAC’s GAD programs, projects, activity and practices during the 1st CHED Region XII Gender and Development Summit held at University of Southern Mindanao (USM) Kabacan, Cotabato. SAC represented the private HEI’s in Region XII.
|September, 2012||SAC BEED graduates registers 100% in the LET Exam against the national passing rate of 49.29% given by the PRC.|
|Sept 23, 2012||SAC lost its most loved President, Dr. Arturo P. Pingoy, Sr. a man for others and a great source of inspiration.|
|October, 2012||SAC-Grade School was recognized by DepEd ROXII, Koronadal City, and adjudged as the CHILD FRIENDLIEST SCHOOL in the Division of Koronadal City during the research conducted, relative to the 2012 World Teacher’s Day. The recognition was awarded on October 2, 2012 by Isagani S. De le Cruz, CESO VI, School’s Division Superintendent, Koronadal City. Mark A. Geronimo, SAC Grade School Mathematics Teacher was awarded the MODEL TEACHER in the City Division besting other eachers in making Lesson Plan and the manner of delivery of topics to the students. The recognition was awarded on October 2, 2012 during the Celebration of the World Teacher’s Day.
SAC was awarded by the Department of Labor and Employment – Public Employment Service Office (DOLE-PESO) with Certificate of Recognition for its BEST PRACTICE in Career Advocacy from among the PESO-school base, a first is the Province of South Cotabato, Region XII.
SAC conducted series of Research Fora and making Research an integral part in Allied Health Courses.
|November, 2012||The ACFE, Australia Officials visited St. Alexius College last Nov. 16, 2012 in line with their desire to bring ACFE programs to nurses and midwives in South Cotabato. In partnership with SAC, ACFE is a private education provider for IRON (Initial Registration for Overseas Nurses) Program based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Romer I. Libona, SAC-Director of Student Affairs was Elected PACSA National Auditor for 2012-2014 during the convention for Campus Advisers and Student Leaders held last Nov. 24-27, 2012 at Teacher’s Camp, Baguio City.
SAC-Grade School Football Club gained recognition as the Champion of the 1st Gov. “Dodo” Pingoy Kasibulan Football Tournament (Grassroot Program) which was contested by 12 participating teams from different schools in the province of South Cotabato.
|February, 2013||SAC—Grade School bested 18 other schools in the Metrobank-MTAP-DepEd Math Challenge Division Level when they won First Place last February 8, 2013 at KCES II, Koronadal City.
In compliance with RA 7392, SAC in collaboration with Integrated Midwives Association of the Philippines Inc. (IMAP), conducted a 7-day Training Program for Midwives from Feb. 14-20, 2013 at SAC—Skills Laboratory. SAC is the only authorized training institution in Region 12 with CPE Provider # 2009-1. Mr. Jessie T. Oraño, RN, RM, MN Program Head, Midwifery, was elected as Vice President of the Association of the Philippine School in Midwifery (APSOM), Region XII Chapter.
Mr. Jerry A. Cabinan, RRT, MPA, was re-elected as President of the Philippine Association of Radiologic Technologist (PART), Region XII Chapter, last Feb. 23, 2013 during the PART XII Convention held at Cinco Niñas, Koronadal City.
|March 23, 2013||SAC 47th Commencement Exercises held at South Cotabato Gym and Cultural Center, City of Koronadal.
Dr. Maximo C. Aljibe, PhD, DPW, CESO IV, Regional Director, CHED XII was the Commencement speaker.
|April, 2013||CHED granted permit to operate Bachelor of Agricultural Technology effective June, 2013.
April 1, 2013, started the construction of the 4th floor level of the right wing of AYP building to house additional classrooms and laboratory rooms and he SPED building adjacent to Casa Amparo Complex.
|May 12, 2013||SAC’s 42nd Foundation Year
Launching of PAASCU Formal Survey for BS Nursing and Preliminary survey for BS Radiologic Technology
|June, 2013||Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) inspected SAC-Aviation facilities. Three (3) inspectors/audit team lead the inspection and evaluation and SAC was granted Aviation Training Organization Certificate No. 2013-14.
St. Alexius College garnered 52.54% in the Nursing Licensure Examination against the national passing percentage of 42.08%.
Miss Novie Lou R. Serrano, RN, Batch 2013, ranked #14 with a rating of 84% in the Nursing Licensure Examination.
Twelve (12) new RRT’s were honored during the testimonial program at SAC Activity Center.
|July, 2013||Alexians placed 1st runner-up in the TESDA Skills Competition during the South Cotabato T’nalak Festival.
St. Alexius Feast Day celebrated with a mass and flower offerings.
|August, 2013||23rd Capping, Pinning and Candlelighting Ceremony for BS Nursing and 7th Pinning and Candlelighting Ceremony for Midwifery at The Farm @ Carpenter Hill, Koronadal City.
Culmination of the Buwan ng Wika celebration with the theme: “Wika Natin Ang Daang Matuwid”.
|Sept, 2013||SAC BEED-SPED graduates, batch 2013, performed well in the Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET). SAC examinees obtained a passing rate of 71.43% way above the national passing percentage of 31.18%.|
|Oct, 2013||1st Education Faculty Research Forum|
|St. Alexius College received Green School Award from Notre Dame of Marbel University as an active partner of NDMU in Peace and Environmental initiatives.|
|1st College of Arts and Science Term Paper Rally with a theme: “Ethics and Environment”. Five (5) were chosen and awarded as the Best Term Paper.
World Teacher’s Day Celebration theme: “Teacher with a Heart”.
Resource Speaker: Dr. Allan Farnazo, Director, DepEd-ROXII.
Mr. Aldrin F. Quintero, SAC-CAS Program Head, presented his paper on “A Philosophical Sketch Towards Peace Building: during the 3rd Social Ethics Society Conference held at Notre Dame of Marbel University, Koronadal City.
|November, 2013||5th BS Radiologic Technology Research Forum
Ten (10) SAC Midwifery examinees successfully hurdled the Midwives with a passing percentage of 53.33% as against the national passing of 46.04%.
John Thomas C. Franco, RN, MAN, SAC-Executive Vice-President, presented a paper on “Nursing Practice Needs of new OR-DR Nurses: Basis for Development and Evaluation of Training Manual” during the 6th National Nursing Research Conference held at The Crown Legacy Hotel, Baguio City.
|December, 2013||Ms. Noemaelle Jenn Valencia, BS Pharmacy and Cybert Joseph Factora, BS Radiologic Technology, represented CHED-ROXII as 2 of the 8 students from the Philippines to attend the Sunburst Youth Camp 2013 in Singapore.
1st Pharmacy Research Forum
TESDA Graduation of TWSP Commercial Cooking NC II and Health care Services NC II.
|January, 2014||CBEM Business Forum|
|February, 2014||6th BS Radiologic Technology Pinning Ceremony|
|March 10-11, 2014||PAASCU Formal Survey of SAC-BS Nursing Program|
|March, 2014||Alexian Awards Ceremony
2014 Honors Assembly with the theme: It’s A Matter of Honor and Character NSTP Graduation with 226 graduates at SAC-AVR
Grade School Moving Up Day 2014, South Cotabato Gym & Cultural Center, Koronadal City
Special Education Program Recognition Day
SAC 48th Commencement Exercises South Cotabato Gym & Cultural Center, Koronadal City
Commencement Speaker: Atty. Julito D. Vitriolo, PhD, CESO III
Executive Director IV
Commission of Higher Education, Manila
|April 12 – May 10, 2014||Aldrin F. Quintero, SAC-CAS Program Head, was one of the 4 adult leaders who qualifies to attend the Philippine Youth Leadership Developing Youth as Agents of Change and Ecological Activism held at Northern Illinois University, Dekald, Illinois, USA|
|May 12, 2014||SAC celebrated it’s 43rd Foundation Anniversary|
|SAC –BS Nursing Program was granted accreditation by PAASCU for 3 years (2014-2017)|
|May 21, 2014||BS Medical Technology and BS Pharmacy 3rd Pinning and White Coat Ceremony|
|May 31, 2014||St. Alexius College Culture of Excellence: The President’s Thrust|
|June, 2014||CHED granted permits to operate new programs:
– BS Physical Therapy – Level 1 – TP # 074, s.2014
– BS Applied Mathematics – Level – TP # 006, s.2014
– Bachelor of Agricultural Technology – Level II – TP # 065, s.2014
– Bachelor in Technical Teacher Education – Level 1 – TP# 073, s.2014
Majors: Health Systems Management
Food and Service Management
ü Assessment Center
· Cookery NC II
· Health care Services NC II
· Massage Therapy NC II
· Food and Beverage Services NC II
· Housekeeping Services NC II
· Front Office Services NC II
· Pharmacy Services NC II
· Grade VII
SAC-BSN Batch 2014 garnered 80% in the Nursing Licensure Examination against the National passing percentage of 38.45%.
24 New Radiologic Technologists (RRT’s) took their oath administered by Executive Judge Lorenzo F. Balo
|August, 2014||24th BSN Capping, Pinning and Candlelighting Ceremony and 8th Midwifery Pinning and Candlelighting Ceremony
SAC – Integrated School Department bagged the championship in the Science and Math Quiz Bowl held at SAC-AVR
Culmination of Buwan ng Wika with the theme: “Wika ng Pagkakaisa”
|September, 2014||SAC BEED-SPED Batch 2014, soared with 100% ratings in the Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET)
SAC BS Medical Technology, Batch 2014, garnered 100% in the Medical Technology Board Examination against the national passing rate of 82.60%
|October 2-3, 2014||BS Radiologic Technology PAASCU Preliminary Visit|
|October, 2014||World Teacher’s Day Celebration
Theme: “Be Proud You Are A Teacher”
Resource Speaker: Dr. Juvy S. Reyes
Faculty, Notre Dame of Marbel University
SAC-CAS 2nd Term Paper Rally
Theme: “Quo Vadis Philosophia?”
|November, 2014||SAC – Midwifery graduates garnered 71.42% in the Midwifery Licensure Examination
49th Commencement Exercises
South Cotabato Gym & Cultural Center
Graduation Speaker: Dr. Maximo C. Aljibe, CESO IV
Director, CHED ROXII
|November 10, 2014||The Investiture of Dr. Nanette Pingoy-Franco as the 2nd President of St. Alexius College|
|November, 2014||Team Alexian’s First stint in the 19th Alaska Football Cup held in Alabang Country Club, Muntinlupa City
Fifty-five (55) BS Nursing examinees passed the Nursing Licensure Examination with SAC passing rate of 85.71% against the national passing rate of 57.39% Special recognition was given to Mark John S. Tutor, RN who rank # 19 with a rating of 83%
PART National Launched RADTECH Hymn composed by Jerry A. Cabinan, RRT, MPA, SAC-RRT Program Head
|December, 2014||Eight (8) AMT and three (3) AVT of the Aviation Department passed the Licensure Examination
ISD PAASCU Launching: “Road to Excellence”
|January, 2015||Dianne Marie Espanol, MA, RP, RPm RPh and Marjorie Fabros, RPh passed the Pharmacy Licensure Examination|
|February 16-17, 2015||1st Regional Research Congress
Theme: “Research Transformation: Enhancing Research Culture Among Higher Education Institutions (HEI’s)”
EMR Center, Koronadal City
|February, 2015||7th RADTECH Pinning Ceremony|
|March, 2015||SAC BS Medical Technology soared higher in the Medical Technology Board Examination by garnering 90.91 against the national passing rate of 73.07%
SAC BS Medical Technology is the TOP School with a rating of 94% based on the results of 4 Board Exams: March 2015, Sept 2014, March 2014, Aug 2013
IS Moving Up 2015
The Farm @ Carpenter Hill, Koronadal City
ISD First Graduation (1st Batch – Grade VI)
|March 31, 2015||50th Commencement Exercises
South Cotabato Gym & Cultural Center
Graduation Speaker: Hon. Lorenzo F. Balo
Executive Judge, RTC, City of Koronadal
|May 12, 2015||SAC 44th Foundation Anniversary
Alumni Homecoming 2015
|May, 2015||President’s Thrust: “The Year of the Alexian Difference”
BS Medical Technology and BS Pharmacy 4th Pinning and White Coat Ceremony held at The Farm @ Carpenter Hill, Koronadal City
|June, 2015||New Programs:
– CHED Granted permits to operate new programs:
· BS Physical Technology – Level II
· Bachelor in Agricultural Technology – Level III
· Bachelor in Technical Teachers Education – Level II
Majors: Health Systems Management
Food and Meal Management
· Grade VIII
· Senior High School (SHS)
– TESDA Programs
|SAC BS Nursing Batch 2015 garnered 83.30% in the Nursing Licensure Examination against the national passing rate of 54.25%. Twenty-two (22) newly registered Radiologic Technologists passed the BSRT Licensure Examination.|
|August, 2015||St. Alexius College played host to 2 countries: Russia and Indonesia during the CIOFF at the City – “Pyesta Kolon Datal”.
25th BSN Capping, Pinning and Candlelighting and 9th Midwifery Pinning and Candlelighting Ceremonies at The Farm @ Carpenter Hill, Koronadal City.
Culmination of Buwan ng Wika
Theme: “Filipino: Wika ng Pambansang Kaunlaran”
|September, 2015||SAC-BS Medical Technology soared high with a passing rate of 91.18% in the September Board Examination against the national Passing rate of 83.63%.|
|October, 2015||SAC Midwifery graduates garnered 76.92% in the Licensure Examination for Midwives against the national Passing rate of 40.44%|
|World Teacher’s Day 2015
Speaker: Magdalena F. Cobrador, MA
Faculty, Notre Dame of Marbel University
SSC gave tribute to SAC Top Ten Teachers at EMR Center, Koronadal City.
Aldrin F. Quintero, SAC – CHED Program Head presented his paper during the 5th Social Ethics Society held at Pearl Farm Resort, Samal Island, Davao City. The SES Journal of Applied Philosophy was also launched.
Tie-up with Japanese group on hiring of Health Care Professionals for Japan.
|November, 2015||SAC-BEED, batch 2015, garnered 100%passing rate in the Licensure Examination for Teachers
5 Alexian Young Leaders presented a paper on “Trends, Tenets and Competencies Amidst Challenges of ASEAN Integration” at the 36th Annual PACSA Convention, Crown Legacy Hotel, Baguio City.
|The SAC Integrated School Department were run-away winners in the Division of Schools Press Conference held at Marbel 1 Central Elementary School last Nov. 5-6, 2015. The Press Conference was participated by students from 18 schools of Koronadal City.|
|December, 2015||The SAC Library received a grant from the National Commission on Culture and the Arts (NCCA) to left up its holdings under the tittle, “Enhancement of the Filipiniana Arts and Culture Collection of SAC Library”. The project also included the acquisition of materials on Mindanao studies, focused on SOCSKSARGEN and the Koronadal City.|
|January, 2016||SAC conducted the 2nd Regional Research Congress on Jan. 29, 2016 at the Villa Amor hotel, City of Koronadal with Professor Fatima May Tesoro, RPh, MS Pharmacy from San Pedro College, Davao City as keynote speaker. 12 HEI’s from Region XII attended the congress.|
|The 2nd Institutional Research Forum with the theme: Across Disciplines: Forging a Research Melting Pot for Knowledge Generation and Information sharing was held on Jan 28, 2016 with Dr. Mary Mae M. Cheung, RMT, MSMT, from ND Dadiangas University, Gen. Santos City, as resource person.|
|February, 2016||SAC-Integrated School Department conducted a seminar in “Promoting Effective Parenting Through Home-School Partnership Program” last Feb. 13, 2016 with Ms. Harriet A. Hormillosa from the Reintegration for Care Wholeness Foundation, Inc., Loyola Heights, Quezon City, as the resource person.|
|SAC Grade School emerged as Champions during the Metrobank MTAP-DepEd Math Challenge.|
|February, 2016||SAC-College of Nursing in partnership with Dr. Arturo P. Pingoy Medical Center (DAPPMC) hosted the Operation Smile International during their surgical mission for cleft lip and palate last Feb. 22-26, 2016.|
|PART XII Regional Convention held at EMR Center, Koronadal City on Feb. 24-28, 2016. Mr. Jerry A. Cabinan, RRT, MPA, SAC – Program Head, Radiologic Technology department was elected President of the Philippine Association of Radiologic Technologists (PART), Region XII.|
|Alexian athletes compete in the PRISAA Regional Meet 2016 last Feb. 25-28, 2016 in ND Kidapawan College, Kidapawan City.|
|8th RadTech Pinning Ceremony held at The Farm @ Carpenter Hill, Koronadal City on Feb. 29, 2016. 73 BSRT students received their golden pins and nameplates.|
|March, 2016||The Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU) granted candidate status to SAC’s 5 programs: BS Medical Technology, BS Pharmacy, Education, Arts and Sciences, and BS Psychology, and grant them eligibility for Formal Survey after one year. The evaluation by a team of accreditors was conducted last March 7-8, 2016.|
|SAC Medical Technology graduates sweep MT Licensure Examination held last March 9-10, 2016. All 12 first takers and 3 repeaters passed the MTLE giving SAC an over-all performance of 100% with the National Passing of 78.81%, thus earning a tittle of No. 1 Medical Technology School in South Central Mindanao and the No. 1 Medical Technology School with less than 20 takers in the Philippines. Out of 2596 examinees nationwide, 2046 passed.|
|SAC’s 51st Commencement Exercises was held in March 19, 2016 at the South Cotabato Gym and Cultural Center, City of Koronadal, South Cotabato. 186 graduates received their diplomas and awards, with Dr. Nini F. Lim, Dean, School of Medical Technology, Philippine Women’s University, Manila as commencement speaker.|
|SAC – Integrated School Department held its 2nd Graduation Ceremony and Moving-up Day at EMR, City of Koronadal, on March 31, 2016 with City School Division Superintendent, Mr. Leonardo M. Balala as guest speaker.|
|SAC NSTP Graduation was held on March 22, 2016, with John Thomas C. Franco, RN, MAN, PhD(c), SAC- Executive Vice-President as guest speaker.|
|May, 2016||SAC – Medical Technology Department held their 5th Pinning Ceremony at The Farm @ Carpenter Hill, City of Koronadal, on May 6, 2016. 80 students wore their white gala uniform and pins with Dean Bernard U. Ebuen, RMT, MSMT, MAEd, and both President of the Asean Association of Schools of Medical Technology and Philippine Association of Schools of Medical Technology and Public Health. Inc. (PASMETH).|
|SAC 45th Foundation Day was celebrated on May 12, 2016 with a mass, followed by the blessing of Casa Amparo and the ground breaking of the new buildings. The festive atmosphere was brought about by the parlor games and a sumptuous lunch served for all Alexians. 9 Alexians who served SAC for 10, 15, and 25 years were given plaque and cash gifts.|
|SAC- Director of Student Affairs, Romer I. Libona was elected Vice-President for Mindanao of the Philippine Association of Campus Students Advisers (PACSA).|
|June, 2016||BS Nursing graduates garnered 92.30% in the June, 2016 Nursing Licensure Examination. The national passing rate is 43.60%.|
|SAC – BS Pharmacy Dept. held their 5th Pinning and White Coat Ceremony at The Farm @ Carpenter Hill, City of Koronadal with Sheldon Jay Silva, RPh, MSPh as their resource speaker.|
|July, 2016||17 BSRT graduates hurdled the July, 2016 Licensure Examination for Radiologic Technologists.|
|SAC-BSHRM students were the 1st Runner-up overall winners during the T’nalak Skills Competition held last July 11-12, 2016.|
|Jessie T. Oraño, RN, RM, MAN was elected as APSOM National Board of Directors and PRO.|
|During the 4th PACSA Mindanao Midyear Congress held at Eden Nature Park, Davao City last July 29-31, 2016, Alexians harvest Research Awards. Kesha Collen Pusin, BS nursing student awarded as 1st Placer for Best Paper Presenter category with her study entitled: Lived Experiences of Abused Men: A Case Study; Deborah B. Parcon, BS Psychology student awarded as Second Placer for Best Paper Presenter Category and Second Placer for Best Paper Category with her study entitled: Mass Media Using Plus-size Models on the Body Image, Self-Assessment and Academic Performance of overweight Males, Baihannah Pangalao, BS Medical Technology student awarded as Third Placer for Project Presentation.|
|August, 2016||4 BS Pharmacy graduates hurdled the Pharmacy Licensure Examination.|
|2 BS Psychology graduates passed the Psychometrician Board Examination.|
|26th Capping/Pinning & Candlelighting Ceremony of BS Nursing and 10th Pinning & Candlelighting Ceremony of Diploma in Midwifery held at The Farm @ Carpenter Hill last August 8, 2016. Ms. Jennifer O. Detorio, RN, RPT, PTRP, MAN, Clinical Coordinator, University of Buraimi, College of Health & Science, AL-Buraimi, Oman, was the guest speaker.|
|September, 2016||SAC – BEED graduates garnered 86.67% during the Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET) against the National passing rate of 30.18%.|
|13 new Medical Technologists made it to the August, 2016 Licensure examination.|
|October, 2016||October 5, 2016, SAC celebrated World Teacher’s Day with Dr. Maximo C. Aljibe, CESO IV, Regional Director, CHED XII, as the guest speaker.
In the evening, a tribute to teachers was held at the Farm @ Carpenter Hill, City of Koronadal.
|November, 2016||Mr. Romer I. Libona, SAC – Director of Student Affairs was elected as National President during the last National PACSA Convention held at Crown Legacy Hotel, Baguio City.|
|In over 45 years of service, St. Alexius College continuously keep faith with its Vision and Mission, and to achieve its mandate, St. Alexius College, commits to offer access and opportunities for Quality Education through responsive and creative delivery system and to produce skilled professionals who will be known for their HUMILITY, INTEGRITY, SIMPLICITY, SERVICE and EXCELLENCE.|