Career Center Articles
Careers for Music Business Majors
Millikin University's School of Music offers a Bachelor of Music in Music Business that prepares students for a variety of career opportunities in the music industry. The curriculum mixes a solid core of music and business classes along with critical coursework that blend the two fields.
Political science majors elected Governor and win Best Lobbyist Award
The Model Illinois Government (MIG) simulation is a unique opportunity for Millikin University students to debate on important political issues alongside students from other colleges and universities around the state. It's also an opportunity for students to work on their public speaking, parliamentary procedure, research and writing skills prior to attending the event.
Teacher candidates experience first job interviews
For the last few years, we've taken an inside look at Millikin University's annual Interview Boot Camp, hosted by the Millikin School of Education, by capturing the experience as seen from faculty and alumni who coordinate the event.
Big Blue alums thriving in graduate school
Millikin University scholar athletes Erin Lukens, of Johnston City, Ill., and Anthony Bryan, of Plainfield, Ill., will continue their academic careers at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo., in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program after completing undergraduate degrees in biology at Millikin in May.
Millikin students share a passion for creating
Whether it's music, dance or visual art, a career in the creative arts can consist of many avenues, but sometimes there is that uncertainty when it comes to trying to land that particular role or position.
Musical theatre students at Millikin University understand this concept, and that's why a passion for performance is the starting point to a successful career in theatre.
James Millikin Scholar uses project to create children's mystery musical
Haley Muller is a James Millikin Scholar (JMS) at Millikin University. She is part of a highly selective honors program designed to facilitate activities for students who engage in creative pursuits.
Aspirations, Arts and the Future: Ben Cameron presents 2019 James W. Moore Lecture
Ranking recognizes top ten best colleges for jobs in Illinois
Millikin University has been named among the top ten best colleges for jobs in Illinois for 2019 according to a ranking published by Zippia, a career advice website dedicated to helping recent college graduates with their career choices.