The Jose Maria College from its humble beginnings....

  • 2000

- School Founding President Pastor Apollo C. Quiboloy leads the ground-breaking ceremony of the JOSE MARIA ACADEMY at the Kingdom of Jesus Christ compound in Sasa, Davao City.

  • 2002

- JMA opens preschool education until the second grade in the elementary level.

  • 2003

- The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approves the conversion of the JOSE MARIA ACADEMY to JOSE MARIA COLLEGE.

  • 2004

- CHED issues permit for AB Theology and AB English programs.

- Complete elementary and secondary programs are offered.

- JMC opens Bachelor of Secondary Education (BSED) major in English and Math, Bachelor of Elementary Education (BEED), BS in Computer Science, and BA in Mass Communication for school year 2004-2005.

- CHED grants authority to accept Hearing Impaired (HI) students.

- TESDA approves Diploma in Computer Science (DCS) now Computer System Servicing(CSS).

  • 2005

- Bachelor of Science in Accountancy (BSA), Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (BSCE), Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BSIT), and Bachelor of Science in Psychology (BSP) are added.

- The Bureau of Immigration (BI) grants permit to admit foreign students.

- TESDA approves 6 Months Caregiver Course now 786 Hours Caregiving NC II.

  • 2006

- JMC opens Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Financial Management.

- DepEd grants Government Recognition to Preschool, Elementary and Secondary programs

- CHED recognizes six college courses: Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication (BA Mass Comm), Bachelor of Arts in English (BA English), Bachelor of Arts in Theology (BA Theology), Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCS), Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BSIT), Bachelor of Secondary Education (BSED) major in English and Mathematics and Bachelor of Elementary Education (BEED).

  • 2008

- Government recognition for Bachelor of Science in Accountancy (BSA)

  • 2010

- Government recognition for Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (BSCE)

- Opening of the Bachelor of Science in Social Work (BSSW) program.

  • 2014

- Opening of the Bachelor of Science in Criminology (BSC) program.

The college is an active member of the following organizations:

- Association of Private and State Colleges and Universities in Region XI (APSCUR-XI)

- Private Schools Athletic Association (PRISAA)

- Asian Association of School HRMD Practitioners, Inc. (AASHPI)

- Association of Registrars of Schools, Colleges & Universities, Region XI (ARSCU)

- Davao Private Schools Librarians Association, Inc. (DPSLI)

- Council of Deans of Engineering Education (CODEE)

- Council of Deans for Teacher Education Institutions (CODTEI XI)

- Council of Deans for Arts and Sciences XI (CODAS XI)

- Philippine Association for Teacher Education (PAFTE)

- Philippine Society of Information Technology Students, Council of Deans in Information Technology Education (CDITE)

- Davao Association of Colleges and Schools (DACS)

- Fund for Assistance to Private Education (FAPE)

- Private Education Retirement Annuity Association (PERAA)

- Junior Social Work Association of the Philippines (JSWAP)

- Philippine Association of Social Workers, Inc. (PASWI)

- National Association of Social Work Educators Incorporated (NASWEI)

- Association of Civil Engineering Educators in the Philippines (ACEEP)

- Academe Industry Tripartite Council (AITC)

It has also established partnerships with Indonesian Schools on Educational Programs.