The Tanchuling College was incorporated in 1976 as the Tanchuling School of Midwifery. The school was formerly housed at the third floor of the Tanchuling Hospital in Legaspi City, Albay offering Midwifery and a two-year Hotel and Restaurant Management Course. Since then, its course offerings have expanded to include a wide range of competitive academic programs aimed to prepare the students to meet the demands of today’s leading industries. In 1991, Tanchuling College moved to its current building to accommodate the dynamic and expanding needs of the growing programs and student population.
At present, Tanchuling College offers the following academic programs: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management, Midwifery, Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology and a One-year Certificate Program in Maternal and Child Care. A program in Business Administration major in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management will also be offered.
Tanchuling College has complete facilities and resources as well as reputable and capable faculty to enhance these academic programs. It also supports various student activities and organizations to ensure a holistic academic experience for its students.
Tanchuling College aims to take intellectual pursuits relevant to the developing society by continually upgrading its curriculum, modernizing facilities and methods of instructions, and challenging the students’ potentials for growth and development. It has become one of the region’s and the country’s leading academic institutions.
The Tanchuling College, imbued with integrity and excellence, aims to see the improvement of the quality of human life not only within the school campus but also in the society. Through education, Tanchuling College is committed to influence and serve the society to minimize poverty, ignorance, injustice, selfishness, and indolence so that each one may be free to create their own destinies.
The Tanchuling College seeks to contribute to the national development effort in education and culture as well as to the fulfillment of Christian principles and ideals.
It seeks to equip students with all available resources for discovering and understanding themselves, and to develop their talents and skills for the country’s welfare. It seeks to imbue in its future graduates a spirit of confidence and a sense of dynamic achievement in their chosen profession to experience fulfillment and self satisfaction. It also seeks to produce graduates with expertise in their particular chosen field, highly competent and globally competitive.