Mandate, Vision, Mission and Core Values
Section 2 of R.A 7879. The College shall primarily provide higher professional, technical, and special instructions for special purposes and promote research and extension services, advanced studies and progressive leadership in education, engineering, arts, sciences, fisheries, and other fields as may be relevant.
We commit to pursue our vision, accomplish our mission and achieve our goals through our core values of:
Excellence, Integrity, Innovation, Stewardship, Love of God and Country
We envision the Davao del Norte State College to be: A premier institution of higher learning that is imbued with its core values for the development of human resources, and generation and utilization of knowledge and technology for a productive, sustainable, just, and humane society.
As an institution of higher learning and teaching excellence, informed by research and empowered to carry out extension and production services, DNSC shall:
1. provide equitable access, quality, relevant, and environment-friendly programs in instruction, research, extension;
2. promote good governance and adopt mechanisms to continuously upgrade institutional standards;
3. enhance capabilities and work ethics of the workforce of the institution; and
4. develop appropriate linkage and network in the implementation of College programs.