MATS College of Technology (formerly Mindanao Aeronautical Technical School)
is a private aviation and maritime school in Davao City
. It was founded by Atty. Senforiano B. Alterado Sr. in the 1970s as the Philippine Flying School
. The school is considered to be one of the first schools that offer Aviation courses in Mindanao
. With its mission of cultivating an educational environment of excellence, MATS College is complete with modern facilities and equipment. The campus houses a forensic laboratory, a mock bridge, a mini hotel, and a hangar
for its students.
The college offers courses in the fields of Aviation, Maritime Education, Business, Criminology, and Engineering
. In addition to tertiary level programs, the school also has a Senior High School (SHS) program with the Academic
and Technical-Vocational-Livelihood (TVL)
strands. Courses under the supervision of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA)
, like Basic Training in Seafaring
and Navigational Watchkeeping
, are available as well.