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.

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Clarissa Carmelita Ligon

Faculty, College of Education


  • M.A. Special Education, De La Salle University
  • B.S. Child Development and Education, Miriam College



Ms. Clarissa Carmelita Ligon graduated Cum Laude from Miriam College with a degree in BS Child Development and Education.

She earned her MA in Special Education with high distinction at De La Salle University. At present, she is writing her dissertation on children in conflict with the law as she pursues her Doctorate Degree in Family Studies

As a full-time faculty at the College of Education, she not only teaches but facilitates service learning projects and mentors students. She is also an active volunteer in the teacher training office or GURO and in Gurong Lingkod where she conducts various training programs for the daycare workers, elementary teachers and parents.

Ms. Ligon is a recipient of the Outstanding Junior Faculty Award from Miriam College’s President’s Award for Teaching Excellence and the Teacher of the Year Award from Step Up International.