By virtue of Municipality Ordinance Number 2001 Series of 2005, the Municipality of Cordova established a higher learning institution otherwise known as the Cordova Public College located at Gabi, Cordova, Cebu. It was under the leadership of then Municipal Mayor, Hon. Arleigh Jay C. Sitoy, when the college fully operated on June 2005 with 12 students enrooled initially. Now the college has over a thousand students, and is still increasing in its population.
The college is governed by the Board of Trustees with the municipal mayor as the Chairman of the board. There are seven (7) regular members of the board and eight (8) Ex-Officio Members that includes the Regional Director of the Commision Superintendent and Provincial Director of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority as the supervisory committee. Furthermore, representatives from the Provincial Governor’s Office and the Office of the 6th Congressional District are Ex-Officio members of the Board of Trustess.