Xavier University (XU) remains the top ranking school in Cagayan de Oro and third in Mindanao based on the number of the Center of Excellence (COE) and Center of Development (COD) awarded by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). At present, XU has seven CODs and no COE. Following XU is Capitol University (CU) with 1 COE and 2 CODs.
MSU-IIT is currently on top in Mindanao and eighth in the country with four COE and four COD. In second place for Mindanao is Central Mindanao University which has 2 COD and 3 COE.
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