DAVAO DOCTORS COLLEGE SEAL symbolizes the ideals and aspirations of the Davao Doctors College.
The LAUREL LEAVES represent the glory, honor, and prestige the members of the academe and the graduates bring to the institution.
The TORCH stands for the wisdom that illumines one’s path in the pursuit of truth, justice, peace and love.
The BOOK symbolizes equal opportunity and equal access to education.
The CADUCEUS symbolizes the school’s aspirations of catering to the wel-being of the people in the community through the health-related courses it offers.
The RINGS enclosing the name of the school and the year it was founded stand for the institution’s unyielding commitment to its vision, mission and core values.
The philosophy of Davao Doctors College is capsulized by the phrase “Aestimamus vitam”, Latin for “We value life”. It is an affirmation of the school’s belief that life is valuable which is why it has devoted itself to healthcare and wellness education.
The school of choice of future healthcare professionals
To provide our clients with healthcare education of the highest order; our employees with a rewarding and fruitful working environment; our partners with mutually beneficial relationships; and, our stockholders with a viable and sustainable enterprise.
Davao Doctors College is anchored on the following values as its bedrock:
Liberty to learn. The exercise of academic freedom.The liberty to explore, to innovate, to advance the search for knowledge.
Integrity. Adherence to rules on acceptable conduct. Standing upright to uphold what is right.
Fortitude. Strength of character. Courage in the face of adversity.
Excellence. Performing to attain results of the highest order in everything we do.
ATTRIBUTES OF A DDC GRADUATE
A DDC graduate is a healthcare professional who is dedicated, driven and competent.
Dedicated. Passionate about one’s work. Devoted to one’s duty
Driven. Motivated to excel. Willing to work beyond the call of duty.
Competent. Capable. Performs as expected.
MAIN CAMPUS – PABX TRUNKLINE EXTENSIONS (222-0850 to 53)
BASIC EDUCATION, EXTENSION AND ADMINISTRATION (222-0664)
|VP for Basic Education, Extension and Administration||105|
|General Services – Stockroom||132|
|General Services – Printing||133|
|General Services – Maintenance||135|
|Community Extension Office||141|
|Finance / Finance Director||148|
|Finance – Accounting / Budgeting||148|
|Finance – Purchasing / Payroll / Cashier||109|
KNOWLEDGE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT GROUP
|Chief Librarian / KRMG Group Head||119|
|Library – Circulation Section #1||122|
|Library – Circulation Section #2||121|
|Library – Filipiniana / Multimedia Section||122|
|Library – Periodicals Section / I-HUB||117|
|Library – Accreditation / PACUCOA Room||124|
|Library – Internet Section||128|
ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES
|Academic Support Services Head||136|
|Audio Visual Room (AVR)||118|
|Gen. Ed. Laboratory Stockroom||125|
|Guidance Center – Coordinator||142|
|Guidance Center – Counselors / Staff||111|
|Medical / Dental Clinic / PT Clinic||114|
|Registrar’s Office – Registrar|
|Registrar’s Office – Staff||110|
|Student Personnel Services Office||108|
HIGHER EDUCATION AND ACADEMIC SUPPORT
|VP for Higher Education and Academic Support||140|
|Academic Affairs – Staff||138|
COLLEGE FACULTY 1
|Nursing Fundamentals Laboratory||137|
COLLEGE FACULTY 2
|Program Chair’s Office||107|
|Physical Therapy Rehabilitation Clinic||114|
|Clinical Eye Office||148|
|Massage Therapy Room||134|
CADUCEUS HALL – TRUNKLINE (224-5847)
|Hotel Room 1||104|
|Hotel Room 2||108|
|Hotel Room 3||105|
|Hotel Room 4||106|
September 1975 marked the birth of the Davao Doctors College, Inc. then the Davao Doctors Hospital School of Nursing (DDHSN). DDHSN offered a 3-year Basic Course in Nursing leading to Graduate Nurse. The pioneering founders of DDC were: Dr. Augusto Abela, Sr., Dr. Juan Belisario, Jr., Dr. Rodrigo Casiño, Dr. Valeriana Castillo, Dr. Honorio dela Cruz, Dr. Jose Gantioqui, Jr., Dr. Luisito Guanlao, Dr. Honorio S. Hilario, Dr. Benigno Magpantay, Dr. Gerino Pañagan, Dr. Pacita San Vicente, Dr. Crisostomo Serrano, Sr., Dr. Leo Sicat, Dr. Amador Villanueva and Dr. Herminio A. Villano, Sr. 1979 – offered BS Nursing, BS Biology and Pre-Dentistry 1981 – DDHSN was officially named Davao Doctors College 1990 – offered BS Physical Therapy and BS Radiologic Technology 1994 – offered Doctor of Optometry 1998 – opened non-health related courses: BS Psychology, BS Hotel and Restaurant Management, BS Computer Science and AB Communication Arts 2000 – start of accreditation by the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities-Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA) 2001 – offered Bachelor of Elementary Education and Bachelor of Secondary Education 2009 – offered Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy 2009 – offered TESDA Accredited Courses Current Status of Accredited Programs: BS Nursing – Level IV Re-Accredited Status BS Biology – Level III Re-Accredited Status BS Hospitality Management – Level II Accredited Status BS Radiologic Technology – Level II Accredited Status (First in the Philippines); 2nd top-performing Radiologic Technology School in the Philippines BS Physical Therapy – Level I Accredited Status BS Psychology – Level I Accredited Status Doctor of Optometry – Level I Accredited Status From its modest beginnings, DDC has metamorphosed into a prestigious institution of learning. Today, DDC stands proud and remains steadfast in its quest for excellence.
- +63 (082) 222 0850 local 101
- General Malvar St, Poblacion District, Davao City, Davao del Sur