MBA - Daytime



Only 12 months stand between you and infinite possibilities! 


The Daytime MBA Program Experience

Our Daytime MBA program provides a unique experience tailored to the diverse needs of today's ambitious business professionals. Immerse yourself in our rigorous curriculum, learn from world-class faculty, build leadership experience and form a supportive network.  You will gain mastery of all of the functional areas of business and be prepared to positively impact organizations, communities, and individuals.  The accelerated format gets you on the job market faster! 

  • Students typically are recent college graduates or younger professionals... from all majors!  
  • 12-month program
  • Starts every June
  • Mostly daytime classes
  • Meets in-person
  • 40 credit-hour program, in accelerated 8-week units, consisting of:
    • An intense Bootcamp component to start the program.  NO foundation courses are required; Bootcamp provides you with everything you need to know to get started! 
    • 13 courses, including a 4-course sequence in a certificate of your choice! 
    • An international trip as part of the curriculum
  • Average cohort size is 15 students
  • Access to state-of-the-art technology in the MBA suite
  • Millikin alumni receive a scholarship

Tailor Your Learning

Students in the Daytime Program have the certificate dependant on their professional goals!

1. Project Management

Our project management graduate certificate provides students a focus on how to carefully plan and organize efforts to accomplish a specific, one-time effort.  Students will:

  • Make data driven decisions to optimize the business process
  • Gain understanding of the structure, decisions, and actions found in operations management, including product decisions, analytical techniques, scheduling, and inventory & quality control
  • Learn to analyze a business process and implement improvements
  • Gain mastery of project planning and control through the application in a workplace

As part of the project management certificate, students work with a Fortune 100 company to earn an internal Green Belt Lean Management Certification.  Students are then prepared to take the Six Sigma Green Belt Certification exam upon completion of the program.

2. Data Analytics & Business Intelligence 

Our data analytics & business intelligence graduate certificate will prepare students to start processing data that organizations produce and turn it into usable information, using the latest statistical & modeling tools to serve stakeholders' interests.  Students will:

  • Learn how to apply and use data strategically
  • Design tools that assist in making high value, high stake decisions
  • Combine the power of instinct and experience with the science of data and analytics


Take an MBA Class During Your Senior Year!

MBA Flyer

Millikin University undergraduate students in the Tabor School of Business, or students with an Arts Administration, Music Business, or Sport & Recreation Management major, may take an MBA class during the senior year. 

Read the flier above for more information or contact Jaclyn Cantwell, Director of the MBA Program, at jcantwell@millikin.edu217-424-3503, or stop by ADM-Scovill 105E.

To register, please complete this form: Concurrent Enrollment Registration Form

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