The Eulogio “Amang” Rodriguez Institute of Science and Technology (EARIST), created under Republic Act No. 6595 dated September 30, 1972, is mandated to establish a trade technical education department, vocational-technical teacher education department, graduate education department and offer such other opportunity and technician courses essential to meet the needs of Manila and other metropolitan area.
EARIST is envisioned to be a center of excellence in trades, business, arts, science and technology education.
Turn out vocationally, technically, technologically, and scientifically trained graduates who will be economically productive, self-sufficient, effective, responsible and discipline citizen of the Philippines.
Provide professional, scientific, technological, technical, and vocational instruction and training in trades, business, arts, sciences, and technology and for special purposes promote research, advanced studies and progressive leadership.
Strive for academic excellence in instruction, research, extension and production through accreditation.
Provide appropriate and continuing faculty and staff development programs.
Provide and maintain appropriate technologies, instructional facilities, materials and equipment.
Produce quality graduates who are globally competitive to man the needs of businessand industry.
Attain university status through Unity, Solidarity and Teamwork.
As a state college, Eulogio “Amang” Rodriguez Institute of Science and Technology (EARIST) believes that education is not an area of knowledge that can be arrogated unto itself by one profession, nor it is a division seperate and distinct from the society and the times in which it flourishes. It is a plexus of knowledge and skills applied to the economic, social and moral development of self-actualized and productive citizenry.