Cagayan State University

CSU ranks first in Sept. 2015 medical technologist exam; grad places 9th

By the UPDO-MIS Staff

Posted on September 17, 2015

After placing third in the list of top performing schools in the respiratory therapist licensure examination released this week, CSU is once again in the national limelight after it ranked first among 91 schools that participated in the Sept. 12-13, 2015 medical technologist licensure examination.

CSU emerged the top-performing school when it registered 100 per cent overall performance with 57 passers out of 57 takers, one of whom landed on the 9th place: Nasudi M. Pastores (89.4%).

The national passing rate is 83.64% (4,048 passers out of 4,840 takers).

The school tied with Saint Louis University with 243 passers and Cebu Doctor’s University, 63 new medical technologists.

The other successful examinees are

  1. Agustin, Chona Christle P.
  2. Allam, Anastacio III B.
  3. Arellano, Mark Angelo T.
  4. Arugay, Rochelle Ann L.
  5. Balbuena, John Paul M.
  6. Benaza, Leslee M.
  7. Berbano, Jo-Anna Marie T.
  8. Bulan, Oliver Anthony D.
  9. Buraga, Sheenah Marie D.
  10. Cabalza, Jamil Krizel B.
  11. Calica, Angelita R.
  12. Calubaquib, Junica Mel P.
  13. Canceran, Jeanivic A.
  14. Carrera, Ishmael Runnie Benedict S.
  15. Casibang, Jerome Ian Paul T.
  16. Cauilan, Dioscoro Jr. D.
  17. Cimatu, Leimar R.
  18. Columna, Zandra Joy P.
  19. Dela Cruz, Desiree Jolly C.
  20. Dela Cruz, Frince Joy U.
  21. Delos Santos, Jessica C.
  22. Duldulao, Keith Lester P.
  23. Feri, Danielle Nicole T.
  24. Galat, Myca E.
  25. Garo, Janina Yyen M.
  26. Guiquing, Hazel Marie P.
  27. Guzman, Jadz Grisham B.
  28. Hermano, Ma. Fatima D.
  29. Hernandez, Shaquill D.
  30. Lucas, Arnold Bryan D.
  31. Lunnay, Janice T.
  32. Magora, Reymel B.
  33. Maluyo, Divine Grace L.
  34. Martin, Jovine M.
  35. Mateo, Junica Buena I.
  36. Matias, John Jacob N.
  37. Melad, Bianca B.
  38. Mendoza, Christian Billy Joe S.
  39. Miguel, Kenneth James B.
  40. Pablo, Ralph Kathleen P.
  41. Pamittan, Roda Maire T.
  42. Parto, Rica Mae F.
  43. Pascua, Orlando Jr. C.
  44. Pauig, Karissa Ann R.
  45. Reyes, Sashley Jane L.
  46. Rivera, Hanz Angelo P.
  47. Santiago, Karina V.
  48. Shinozaki, Chikanee S.
  49. Simon, Mary Grace B.
  50. Siuagan, Angelica R.
  51. Soriano, Jesserene M.
  52. Soriano, Maribeth T.
  53. Sto Tomas, Roselyn B.
  54. Taberna, Krishna Angela U.
  55. Talang, Xristina G.
  56. Tumbali, Ma Angelica A.

This stunning good news for CSUans earned various congratulatory remarks on Facebook.

Jabby Gutierrez Obispo messaged: “Congrats CSU-CAHS Medical Laboratory Science Department. 100% Passing Rate tapos may bonus pang National Topnotcher. Wow, ang galing. For me, you deserve to have an additional building with state of the art laboratory rooms and laboratory equipment para mas marami pang pwedeng macater na students ang CAHS."

On his wall, Fr. Ranhilio C. Aquino, who, during his stint as Vice President for Academic Affairs of CSU, opened the respiratory therapy program, wrote: “CONGRATULATIONS again to CSU's CAHS: MedTech Licensure exam 100% passing! one national topnotcher, No. 9 and TOP PERFORMING SCHOOL in medical technology.!"

“Walang kupas CSU!! Congratulations RMTs! Congratulations College of Medical Technology!" said FB user Joanna Marie Maraggun Dela Cruz.

In a text message, Allied Health Sciences Dean Julius Capili said: "Thanks God for the back-to-back success in the licensure examinations."