Mountain Province State University (MPSU)
is a public state college in Bontoc, Mountain Province.
It started in 1969 as a community college, striving its way to eventually become a state college. In 1992, the school initially offered only four degree programs namely, BS in Elementary Education, BS in Commerce, BS in Accountancy, and Bachelor of Arts.
Non-degree programs like Midwifery and Junior Secretarial
were also offered. In the same year, MPSU became a state college
(Mountain Province State Polytechnic College) by virtue of the Republic Act No. 7182.
Twenty-one years later, year 2013, the school finally earned its university status
The college expanded its undergraduate degree programs covering areas of Accountancy, Information Technology, Business Administration, Tourism, Hotel and Restaurant Management.
Graduate programs in Business Administration, Rural Development, and Education
are now offered in MPSPC as well. Most of MPSPC undergraduates programs gained Level III accreditation from the Accrediting Agency of Chartered Colleges and Universities of the Philippines (AACCUP).
Aside from this, the college also became ISO Certified in 2018.