Founded in 1993, Sorsogon State College is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Sorsogon City (population range: 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Bicol Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Magallanes. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Sorsogon State College (SSC) is a small (enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Sorsogon State College (SSC) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 23 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Philippine higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. SSC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.