By Joe Palabao
For thirty four (34) productive years since 1977, the Professional Review & Training Center, Inc. (PRTC) Manila has been producing successful CPA examinees and top notch CPAs, high passing percentage rate every board exams, A-1 CPA reviewers and authors of accounting books, crème of the crop accounting graduates from different colleges and universities taking review from all over the Philippines has made PRTC a CPA Review Center Par Excellence from all over the country.
In 2006, Professional Review & Training Center (PRTC) branched out in Cagayan de Oro City to cater the review of accounting graduates from Cagayan de Oro City and North Mindanao Colleges and Universities.
In 2009 under the dynamic directorship of Ferdinand A. Rodriquez, MBA, CPA, a paradigm shift in terms of growth of reviewees from a low of 40 when it started in 2006 to 2008 and to a high of over a hundred reviewees when he took over in 2009 and a record high of 220 reviewees for the coming October 2011 CPA Board Examinations.
To date since 2009, a total of 162 Certified Public Accountants had already been produced by PRTC Cagayan de Oro Branch under the Management and Directorship of Ferdinand A. Rodriquez, MBA, CPA.
These tremendous results and incomparable success during his management made a turn around and quantum leap in the number of reviewees and successful examinees the center had produced and par excellence in conducting reviews. This makes PRTC as the leading CPA Review Center now based in Cagayan de Oro City.
Central Mindanao University made a history at the PRTC CPA Review Center when its first batch of Accountancy Graduates earmarked a-100% percent passing rate of successful examinees during the last October 2010 CPA Board Examinations. Out of the fifty six (56) successful examinees, all thirteen (13) reviewees from CMU successfully passed the board exams.d passers out of 89 board examinees. PRTC Manila and branches from Calamba Laguna, Cebu City, Bacolod City, Cagayan de Oro and Davao City had produced 285 successful examinees with Antonio D. Sanchez, Jr., CPA-2nd Placer, 92.00% from the University of San Jose Recoletos-Cebu; Martha Anne Perez, CPA-9th Placer, 90.00% from Meriam College-Manila and Dhexter T. Caduyac, CPA-10th Placer, 89.86% from Note Dame of Kidapawan College-North Cotabato.
Mindanao PRTC Cagayan de Oro successful examinees were Genevieve N. Maturan, CPA,Kimberly E. Buscaino,CPA- Bukidnon State College(2); Eduarda G. Exclamado,CPA- Capitol University (1); Jessie Rey S. Esin,CPA, Francis Marie P. Sildo, CPA-COC-Phinma (2); Bryan B. Luminarias,CPA, Ellen T. Gumayan,CPA, Cherrie Lou A. Agsoy,CPA-Central Mindanao University (3); Richaelle P. Braga,CPA-Christ the King College (1); Mary Gene Imma A. Isong,CPA-La Salle University (1); Carl Mae R. Baculio, CPA,, Jorge B. Lunzaga, Jr., CPA-Liceo de Cagayan University (2); Richard Jull S. Bureros,CPA, Ishra Arra Mae O. Orpilla,CPA, Maricel O. Lobitana, CPA-MSU-IIT (3); Hasyim P. Amaikurot, CPA-MTIM(1); Archie Marvin A. Valiente,CPA, Angelito T. Calunsag, Jr., CPA-Mountain View College (2); Charlotte G. Interone,CPA-NCMC (1); Caressa Mae M. Cabrera,CPA, Celilis Grace C. Beba,CPA, Gladys Merr T. Abejuela,CPA, Mahathyr T.Ibrahim,CPA, Najimah R. Naga,CPA, Israel Franklin C. Alterado,CPA-Pilgirm Christian College (6); Princess Norwijar M. Jaamil, CPA, Junerell B. Alcantara, CPA, Jhessel Phony C. Lomocso,CPA, Marc Alan A. Paran, CPA, Joselito R. Cruz,Jr.,CPA, Rhea Mae M. Cocos, CPA, Rodolf James G. dela Cruz, CPA -Saint Columban College (7), Kate Jam V. Placido,CPA-Tomas del Rosario College (1), Danilo R. Llantos, Jr.-MSU Marawi (1).
PRTC Cagayan de Oro Branch aims to produce top notched board exams examinees and maintain its highest standard in review through their A-1 reviewers from Manila and local branch excellent management. Pre Board Exams is July 30-31, 2011 and final pre board exams on Sept. 24-25, 2011 will be held at Lourdes College, Cagayan de Oro.
The coming CPA Board Exams in October 2011 will mark another history and record of PRTC in CDO and in the North Mindanao.