Miriam College is a premier women's college in the Philippines. Founded in 1924, Miriam College offers programs at the basic, tertiary, post-graduate and adult education levels.

The institution supports specialized centers engaged in curriculum development, research, community outreach and advocacy in the fields of social development, peace education, environmental studies and women’s empowerment.

  • Address : Katipunan Avenue, Loyola Heights Quezon City 1108 Philippines

  • Email Us : info@mc.edu.ph

  • Call Us : (+63 02) 8 930-MCQC (6272)

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College of Arts and Sciences

In the College of Arts and Sciences, our passion drives discovery and creativity. Our teaching engage multiple disciplines and pursue multiple paths for exploring the world. We push ourselves and our students to think deeply and broadly—to integrate ideas from the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences—in ways that lead to innovation and prepare us for the challenges that tomorrow will bring.

Departments under CAS


Degree-granting Departments
  • Applied Arts
  • Biology
  • Communication
  • Digital Technologies
  • Environment
  • International Studies
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
General Education Departments
  • Humanities
  • Languages
  • Mathematics
  • National Service Training
  • Physical Education
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology
  • First Year Development Program


  • Ma. Margarita Alvina-Acosta, Ph.D.

  • Victorino Datuin

    Chairperson, Applied Arts and Humanities
  • Marc Gellynck, M.D.

    Chairperson, Biology and Sciences
  • Lynda Catindig-Garcia, MA

    Chairperson, Communication
  • Emelita Jane Tan

    Chairperson, Digital Technologies
  • Donna Paz Reyes, Ph.D.

    Chairperson, Environment

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CAS News

Department of International Studies Kicks off Lecture Series on Regionalism with South Asia Expert

The Department of International Studies of Miriam College began its International Experts Lecture Series on Regionalism on 21 November 2020 with Dr. L...

IS launches its Migration & Development Webinar Series

The Department of International Studies of Miriam College launches its Migration and Development Webinar Series last November 6, 2020. The series aims...

US Indo-Pacific Strategy Takes Center Stage at the MCIS International Experts Lecture Series

The International Experts Lecture Series, spearheaded by the Department of International Studies of Miriam College, held another timely foreign policy...

China Expert Inaugurates MCIS International Experts Lecture Series

The Miriam College Department of International Studies (MCIS) kicked off its annual International Experts Lecture Series via Zoom on 31 October 2020. ...

On the 20th Anniversary of the UN Security Council Resolution 1325: Where is Women, Peace, and Security?

Led by the Women and Gender Institute (WAGI) and co-sponsored by the Department of International Studies, Section 1, BAIS-114: Seminar Course on Inter...

The International Studies Department co-organizes the International Conference on Decolonizing Global Studies

The International Studies Department of Miriam College co-organizes the International Conference on Decolonizing Global Studies: Charting Trends, Mapp...

Making God’s Love Visible: Knollers Caring for Others during the COVID-19 Crisis

The Maryknoll spirit of “Making God’s love visible” has never been more apparent as we witnessed Miriam alumni come together to give care and suppo...

PAASCU Level IV Status granted to 8 HEU programs

Eight undergraduate programs of Miriam College Higher Education Unit were recently granted Level IV Accredited Status by the Federation of Accrediting...

Center for Peace Education and the Department of Family Studies release "From Breakdown to Breakthrough" vlog series to build resilience during Covid-19 pandemic

The Center for Peace Education and the Department of Family Studies offer an online resource created by our very own MC faculty and alumni in the fiel...

MC Psychology Department Chairperson conferred as a Focusing Trainer with specialization in Focusing-Oriented Expressive Arts (FOAT®)

Dr. Grace Brillantes-Evangelista, Professor and Chairperson of the Miriam College Department of Psychology, was conferred as a Focusing Trainer with s...

MC Psychology Alumni won 2nd Place in the National Undergraduate Psychology Research Competition

Miriam College Psychology alumnae Marie Angela Banez (’19) and Jenny Kristine Ferrer (’19) won 2nd Place in the Best in Undergraduate Research compe...

Online campaign launched to remember the orphans of the Philippine ‘drug war’

The Miriam College - Department of Social Work and Department of International Studies in collaboration with the Ateneo de Manila University Psycholog...

Leap of faith by Leah C. Salterio | The Manila Times

FILIPINOS overseas are inordinately proud of their heritage and culture. It comes as no surprise then that they want to rise above the rest in their a...

BA Communication students win 2nd runner up in PANAnaw Awards 2019

On November 23, 2019, our team of 4th year and 3rd year BA Communication (BACOM) students bagged the 2nd Runner Up award at the Philippine Association...

Psychology graduate students join Baigani Family Camps

Our Miriam College Psychology Graduate Students joined the feminist group Baigani in facilitating sessions to organized family camps in Cebu and Manil...

Mexican Embassy in the PHL celebrates Dia de Los Muertos with face paint, exhibit | GMA News Network

The exhibit, designed by faculty and students of Miriam College, has added a Pinoy touch to the festivities, dedicating an ofrenda to national Filipin...

The Filipina CEO Circle held "Inspired Conversation" with MC HEU students

Our college students had a chance to have “Inspired Conversations” with these Filipina CEOs last October 21 in which the panel include: Susan Dimaca...

The Department of International Studies launched its IS@50 Lecture Series

The inaugural lecture focuses on “Human Rights in the ASEAN-Constraints, Commitments, and Compliance” where Ms. Yuyun Wahningyurum of the ASEAN Inte...

How Maryknoll-Miriam College Empowered Alums by Cherie M. Querol Moreno | PositivelyFilipino.com

Empowerment was yet to become the vision and the battle cry of the nascent women’s movement. We were there to learn, and indeed we were educated, in ...

Fil-Ams among Maryknoll/Miriam ‘Amazing Alumnae Achiever’ grads | Inquirer.NET U.S. Bureau

Two Filipino Americans doing humanitarian work from opposite coasts of the United States were among 11 graduates of Maryknoll/Miriam College to receiv...