SEC is now recognized as one of the institutions in Caraga Region and one of the only 45 schools nationwide capable to offer Merchant Marine (Deck) Officer program which is the Bachelor of Science in Marine Transportation for school year 2015-2016. Along with the lists posted in their official website are the 79 institutions recognized as eligible to offer the Enhanced Support Level Programs for engine (ESLP-Engine) and 85 institution for deck (ESLP-Deck) ratings which the name of the institution has also appeared.
Over the years, SEC had produced several graduates who are presently employed here and abroad. It simply speaks of its capacity to provide globally competitive individuals in the maritime arena.
In an interview, Capt. Leo Durano said that the institution had once again proven its capability to contribute to the fast-increasing influences of the maritime industry in the country.