College is important for many reasons, including long-term financial gain, job stability, career satisfaction and success outside of the workplace. With more and more occupations requiring advanced education, a college degree is critical to your success in today’s workforce.
Here are the lists of Pinoy celebrities who graduated from college, some of them got the degree with flying colors.
Shamcey represented the country in Miss Universe 2011 as a striving woman who showed the world that Filipinas are not just about “face” but also brains. The beauty queen is a licensed architect who topped the Architect Licensure Examination just before she joined the pageant. She earned her degree from University of the Philippines Diliman and graduated as a Magna Cum Laude.
Agot Isidro The actress graduated magna cum laude from Fashion Institute of Technology in New York where she took up Fashion Buying and Merchandising.
Karylle is one of the most talented celebrities in the showbiz industry, she’s a hidden genius, graduating as a high school Valedictorian and a B.S. Management major in Communications Technology Management graduate from Ateneo de Manila University where she was a consistent Dean’s Lister.
KC is known for her amazing resemblance to her father and her talent in singing, acting, and hosting.
Despite the hectic schedule in showbiz, KC took up a bachelor’s degree in International Corporate Communications with a minor in Theatre Arts from the American University of Paris in 2007 where she graduated with honors.
The actress-host graduated cum laude from the University of the Philippines too. She received her bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications this year.
Venus RajKnown for her morena beauty, Venus Raj became the face of the Philippines when she represented the country in Miss Universe 2010. The beauty queen earned her bachelor’s degree in Communication Arts at the Bicol University. She marched alongside UP Diliman’s batch 2017 graduates after she completed her master’s degree in Community Development.
Magna Cum Laude, Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy with a minor in Tourism, University of the Philippines (2008)
Maria Elena Paula Peralejo in real life and the sister of Rica Peralejo was a famous teen star during the late 90’s and early 2000’s. She quit showbiz right after the final episode of “Tabing-ilog”, the popular youth-oriented show during the early 2000’s. The show ran for 3 years, and one of the top-rated shows during those times. She left show business for her to focus on her studies.
Melanie was previously popularized for three things: Her looks, her Miss International title and people teasing her about her then crooked English. But Melaine actually took up a course of Business Administration in the International Academy of Management and Economics and graduated Cum Laude.
Chin-Chin is a Mass Communication graduate, in fact she graduated Cum Laude from Miriam College.
The Kapamilya actor earned a degree in Developmental Studies at De La Salle University. He was part of the swimming team in that university.