Civil engineering graduates of ASU Kalibo who took for the first time the Civil Engineering Licensure Examination given by the Professional Regulation Commission sustained their efficiency when they placed the Aklan State University - Kalibo Campus in the top 5 for Civil Engineering schools with less than 50 examinees.

The article by (Philippine Universities and Colleges Guide) displayed the schools' passing rates of first time takers only and was based on the results of 4 board examinations: May 2016, November 2015, May 2015 and December 2014. 

The top 5 Civil Engineering schools for 2016 with less than 50 examinees are: 1-2. Visayas State University, Baybay City, Leyte and Surigao del Sur State University-Main Campus, Tandag City (90%); 3. Negros Oriental State University, Dumaguete City (78%); 4. Aklan State University-Kalibo Campus, Kalibo (76%); 5. Cavite State University-Indang Campus, Indang (74%).#