The Caraga State University - Cabadbaran City (CSU-CC), commonly called the Trades School in Cabadbaran and formerly known as the NORMISIST - Cabadbaran Campus and Northern Mindanao College of Arts, Science, and Technology (NMCAST), is a component college of the Caraga State University (formerly Northern Mindanao State Institute of Science and Technology or abbreviated as NORMISIST), with the main campus located in Butuan City. It is a public institution of higher learning run by the Government. It offers secondary and basic education as well as undergraduate and graduate courses, most specializing in technical and vocational programs.
To ensure that the university is compliant with all the mandatory requirements, Caraga State University Cabadbaran Campus successfully hurdled the surveillance audit, which was conducted virtually by SOCOTEC 9001:2015 Certification Philippines Inc. (formerly AJA Registrar). SOCOTEC 9001:2015 Certification Philippines Inc. (formerly AJA Registrar) is internationally acknowledged as the world’s primary Quality Management Standard. Organizations or Institutions use this standard to validate the ability to consistently provide excellent service that meet the customer and regulatory requirements.
Amidst the ongoing pandemic, Caraga State University (CSU) continue to strive its way towards excellence in order to serve better its clientele and to ensure that education provided by the institution meets the acceptable levels of quality.
1st AACCUP Institutionally Accredited Satellite Campus in the entire Visayas and Mindanao.
TOP 4 in the Highest Number of Level 2 Accredited Programs in 2020.
One of the only 5 Level IV SUCs in Mindanao.
One of the only 20 Level IV SUCs in the Philippines.
CSU is the only University in the Country that has quantum leaped from Level II to Level IV.
Rated as a 3 stars institution by QS Intelligence Unit.