The blessings continue to pour upon the College, alas! after taking all the risks, accepting and defying all odds, in finality, the sacrifices and efforts of the College was now recognized not just locally but internationally as well. The European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) recognition brought upon the inclusion of the College in the CHED-MARINA WHITELIST, where all higher institutions offering Maritime Education has been dreaming of, this was contained in the communication sent by no other than CHED Chairperson, DR. PATRICIA B. LICUANAN dated February 23, 2015. The College was the only Higher Education Institution in Region IX and the only SUC in the entire Mindanao Peninsula was included in the CHED-MARINA WHITELIST.