Mandaue City College is a member of the Association of Local Colleges and Universities (ALCU). ALCU is working closely with the Senate Committee on Education in legislation that would benefit local colleges and universities.
The primary thrust of ALCU is to improve the quality of instruction, research, and extension of its member schools and to provide value public tertiary education, especially to the poor and disadvantaged youth.
Accrediting Agency of Chartered Colleges and Universities in the Philippines, Inc. (AACCUP) is now closely allied with the Association of Local Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation, Inc. (ALCUCOA), organized only in the later part of year 2003.
The AACCUP is a member of the: