Founded in 1954, Holy Cross of Davao College is a private higher education institution located in the large city of Davao City (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Davao Region. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Holy Cross of Davao College (HCDC) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Holy Cross of Davao College (HCDC) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 62 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. HCDC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.