History of ICC



The Immaculate Conception College was founded by Reverend Father Aniceto Cordero in the town of Balayan. His Excellency Msgr. Alfredo Verzosa, Bishop of Lipa, approved its establishment. The primary aim was to give the Filipino youth a solid, well grounded Catholic Education in accordance with the mandates of the Constitution of the Philippines. The old convent was ceded by Rev. Fr. Cordero to the sisters and became the first premises of the school. They invited the Augustinian Recollect Sisters to manage the entire school. The Management was placed entirely in their hands with Sor Rita de la Immaculada Maria as Superior. She was with Sor Soledad de San Antonio, Sor Teresita de San Rafael and Sor Socorro de la Sgda. Corazon de Jesus.


The A.R. Sisters offered Primary course with recognition on April 16, 1937.


The school’s name was changed to Immaculate Conception College.1938 – The General Intermediate Course was offered and obtained its recognition on April 7, 1938. Secondary Course was also opened and given recognition.


Several collegiate courses were offered such as Preparatory Law, Associate in Commercial Science and Junior Normal under Sor Augustias del Divino Amor.


Rev. Fr. Estanislao Cabrera assisted by Ms Corazon Ramos opened the Boys Department of the School.


Bachelor of Science in Education was given recognition with the full cooperation of Rev. Fr. Estanislao Cabrera and the zealous teachers of the school. Rev. Cabrera also realized the need of co-education.


Additional courses were offered namely Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, Bachelor of Science in Home Economics, and Bachelor of Science in Commerce.


Building construction of the College Building was finished and was blessed by His Excellency, the Bishop of Lipa Msgr. Olalia blessed the building.


The High School building was built, and was made ready in 1990.


Bachelor of Science in Accountancy was offered.


Additional courses were opened such as Associate in Computer Technology, Computer Secretarial Course and Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering.


The Talangpaz building (name after the A.R. Foundresses, Mother Dionisia and Mother Cecilia Rosa Talangapaz) was constructed and was blessed on December 2, 2007.


During the academic year that followed, ICC opened Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Bachelor of Science in Information Technology.

2005 - Present

BS Hotel and Restaurant Management course was added to curricular offerings. All programs offered by the Immaculate Conception College have gone through the PACUCOA, PAASCU and TESDA accreditation process.
ICC pledges to continue its development and growth and will continue establishing linkages and networking here and abroad, improve its Catholic Education Programs, conduct/host development programs for parents, students and teaching staff to enhance harmonious and dynamic partnership with home, school and community, working towards students’ functionality thus resulting to a better academic performance of the students while implementing the pastoral thrust of the Archdiocese of Lipa. We then highly appreciate the administrators, the academic and the non-academic staffs as well as the parents, the alumni and the whole studentry for their concerted efforts believing that everything will be accomplished in His Mighty Name through His Son, with the loving intercession of our Mother, the Immaculate Conception and prayers of our foundresses, Mother Cecilia Rosa and Dionisia Talangpaz.