SORSOGON STATE UNIVERSITY
The Sorsogon State University Magallanes Campus was initially Sorsogon State College (SSC SFFBT) School of Fisheries and Fisheries Based Technology from 1994-2000 and was only renamed SSC Magallanes Campus by 2003.
The campus maintained its reputation as the only fishery college in Sorsogon Province and was awarded by the Commission on Higher Education in 2009 as one of the provincial institutes in fisheries and agriculture (PIAFs) in the Philippines. It was put in the map of outstanding researchers as they garnered awards in research.
The extension programs in sustainable fisheries also serve as an arm for technical services delivery system of the Campus thru techno transfer, demo-farm activities, and dispersal program for Tilapia production. Today, SorSU Magallanes Campus offers five curricular programs such as BS in Fisheries, BS in Entrepreneurship, BSEd, BEED, and BS in Marine Biology.
PROF. LYNN C. MENDOZA
Campus Director, Magallanes Campus
SORSOGON STATE UNIVERSITY – COURSE OFFERINGS
Bachelor of Science in Fisheries
It is a four-year course intended to study the concepts in Fisheries Science. It aims to develop skills in aquaculture, capture fisheries, post-harvest fisheries, aquatic ecology and resource management, and other fisheries-related fields.
Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship
It is a four-year degree program that centers on how to start and manage a business by combining management, accounting, finance, and marketing principles. This program is designed in order to equip students with the necessary knowledge and skills in identifying fisheries business opportunities, business planning, financing, company valuation, and business management
Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology
It is a four-year program that provides students a clear and deep understanding and knowledge of marine life and its ecosystem. It discusses the concepts and theories of modern biological sciences, physical, and biological basis of aquatic life. It also covers topics of the marine environment, the physical and chemical characteristics of the ocean.
Bachelor of Elementary Education
The program is designed to prepare individuals intending to teach in the elementary level. It aims to develop highly motivated and competent teachers specializing in the content and pedagogy for elementary education. (CMO No. 74 s. 2017)
Bachelor of Secondary Education major in Sciences
The program is an undergraduate teacher education program designed to equip learners with adequate and relevant competencies to teach in their chosen area of specialization/major in the secondary level. It aims to develop highly motivated and competent teachers specializing in the content and pedagogy for secondary education. (CMO No. 75 s. 2017)
Announcement: SorSU Magallanes Campus Recognition Ceremony
The Sorsogon State University Magallanes Campus Recognition Ceremony will be held on June 8, 2023, 8:00 AM at the Campus Auditorium. The theme of this year’s recognition ceremony is “Celebrating Resiliency, Honoring Excellence, Inspiring New Generations”. Congratulations to SorSU Magallanes Campus Awardees