Philosophy, Vision, Mission and Goals


The Surigao State College of Technology (SSCT) is a community of lifelong learners who believe in the worth and total development of every individual. It adheres to the pursuit of excellence and to the democratic tenets of freedom, human dignity, wholesome work ethics, equality of opportunity and sustainable progress.


An innovative and technologically-advanced State College in Caraga.


To provide relevant, high quality and sustainable instruction, research production and extension programs and services within a culture of credible and responsive institutional governance.


SSCT aims to produce quality graduates that respond to the dynamics of national and international standards. Its goals and objectives are focused on the 5-point agenda: Instruction, Research Development and Extension (RDE),   Resources Generation, Policy Implementation and Good Governance.

  • Instruction. To provide enhanced quality instruction that is responsive to the needs of the local, regional, national and global communities.
  • Research, Development and Extension (RDE). To develop researches that can provide operative solutions and intensify research-based extension programs to its beneficiaries.
  • Resources Generation. To increase productivity level in all entrepreneurial center of the College
  • Policy Implementation. To efficiently and effectively implement policies based on approved institutional manuals and guidelines from CHED, DBM and COA.
  • Good Governance. To strictly implement reforms in order to sustain good governance and operations.


Surigao State College of Technology provides quality instruction, research, extension, and production services to satisfy its customers by responding to their needs and expectations and continually improving its quality management system.


SSCT is guided by its institutional core values:

  • Service Oriented,
  • Socially Responsive,
  • Commited, and
  • Transformational.