USTP CDO Finance with the system Vice President for Finance, Planning and Development (VP-FPD),
Ms. Vanessa V. Ascaño (center).
The Association of Government Accountants of the Philippines (AGAP) Inc. has recognized the University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines (USTP) – Cagayan de Oro as one of the Most Outstanding Accounting Offices in 2016. The University received the award during the opening day ceremonies of AGAP’s annual convention-seminar at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel in Lahug, Cebu scheduled on October 18 – 21, 2017.
USTP CDO received the same recognition in 2014. The award is conferred to institutions nominated by the Commission on Audit who exemplified the criteria of Accuracy, Timeliness, Reliability and Compliance to Accounting Rules and Regulations set by AGAP’s Committee on Awards.
Only four state colleges and universities (SUCs) were recognized by AGAP in 2016, namely: Bulacan Agricultural State College, Don Honorio Ventura Tech State University, Isabela State University, and USTP – CDO.
For 2016, a total of 25 offices all over the country were recognized by AGAP as Most Outstanding Accounting Offices.