The fourth district town Candaba may soon have its own public tertiary school as Mayor Rene Maglanque is pushing for the construction of a Don Honorio Ventura State University (DHVSU) campus here.
Unlike other Pampanga towns where DHVSU are only satellite campuses, Maglanque said he is eyeing national government-funded and operated campus by letting it pass through a legislative process.
“May DHVSU na kasi sa Porac, sa Lubao, sa Sto. Tomas pero funded lang ng provincial at municipal government at 30 percent lang ang galing sa DHVSU. Pero kung dadaanan ito sa batas, ang pondo manggaling sa Ched (Commission on Higher Education). Yearly, hindi na tayo mamomroblema sa funding,” the mayor said.
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