The Marian University Blog

  • Our top five careers for political science majors
    December 3, 2018

    Marian’s Bachelor of Arts in Political Science gives you deep insight and understanding about today’s most pressing political issues. It prepares you for careers requiring good qualitative and quantitative analytical skills, sound critical-thinking skills, exceptional written and verbal communication skills, and strong teamwork and collaboration skills.

  • Ten Careers You Can Pursue with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology
    November 22, 2018

    Marian's Department of Psychological Science and Counseling will prepare you for a range of careers. Experiential teaching methods, hands-on learning opportunities, and internship experiences are built into our curriculum.

  • College 101: applying to Marian made easy
    November 14, 2018

    Applying to Marian University is your first step to becoming a Knight! We’re excited that you’re interested in furthering your education at the university. Marian offers a variety of undergraduate, online, pre-professional, graduate, and doctoral programs to serve a growing and diverse student body. We also recently announced that we will open a two-year college for the 2019-20 academic year in collaboration with Saint Joseph’s College.

  • Six tips for landing your dream college internship
    November 7, 2018

    At Marian University, we’re committed to preparing you for the internship of your dreams and connecting you to the next step in your career. Landing an internship during college allows you to gain valuable experience while working toward your degree. You also apply what you learn in the classroom in a real-world setting.

  • Social engineering and cyber attacks
    October 29, 2018

    As October and National Cybersecurity Awareness Month come to an end, we take a look at preventing cyber attacks and protecting your identity online.

  • Our top six tips for financial aid success in 2019-20
    October 15, 2018

    At Marian University, we believe an outstanding education shouldn’t break the bank. We understand that finding ways to pay for college, keeping your student loan debt low, and saving money on educational expenses is a top priority for students and parents.

  • Dream big: A graduate’s story
    October 8, 2018

    Stephanie Campbell, class of 2018, recounts how she reclaimed her belief in herself and went on to earn her bachelor's degree in business administration from Marian's adult and online programs.

  • Fun Things to do in Indianapolis
    September 20, 2018

    We love it here and it’s easy to see why our students do too. As a Marian Knight, you’ll have full access to our wooded, historic campus and and all of the usual amenities you expect at a top private university

  • You're in medical school, but you're not alone
    September 19, 2018

    Second year medical school student, Kathleen Hoban, shares the unexpected challenges that almost kept her from following her dream of becoming a doctor.

  • Why apply credits from your associate's degree toward a bachelor's degree?
    August 21, 2018

    You’ve wrapped up two years at your community college, and next steps are approaching quickly. Once you’ve earned your associate’s degree (congratulations, by the way), it’s time to consider if your future entails transferring to a four-year university.

  • Six ideas for getting the most out of the summer before college
    June 21, 2018

    You’ve graduated from high school, and this fall, you’ll embark on one of the most exciting adventures of young adulthood: your first year at college. But how can you prepare for college over the summer?

  • You Can Get Involved In Campus Ministries At Marian University
    June 20, 2018

    Your gifts, talents and abilities are in high demand at Marian Catholic Campus Ministries (CCM), the student-run organization which sponsors numerous faith-based activities

  • Seven reasons Marian is the best University for you
    June 20, 2018

    Marian University has become one of the best universities in Indiana. So how do you know if Marian is right for you? Here are 7 reasons worth considering.

  • A New Balance: Baby. Work. School.
    June 12, 2018

    Melanie Martz, Online Instructional Designer and Academic Support Specialist at Marian University, tries to balance working full-time and taking graduate level courses with a new baby at home.

  • Nurses inspire, innovate, and influence
    May 7, 2018

    Thank a nurse May 6-12, 2018, in celebration of Nurses Week!

  • What is Nurses Week?
    May 4, 2018

    Learn about the origin of Nurses Week, which is May 6-12, 2018.

  • Congratulations, MAP graduates!
    April 30, 2018

    A special message for MAP graduates from the executive director, Amy Bennett.

  • Looking forward: A unique two-year college
    April 9, 2018

    President Daniel J. Elsener explores how Marian's values and mission may impact underprepared student populations in the Indianapolis area.

  • Snapshot of Marian University for online students
    February 5, 2018

    Are you considering taking a few online prereqs or even completing your degree through MAP; but are not yet familiar with Marian University? Allow us to make the introduction.

  • What is a Franciscan? And why is Franciscanism important at Marian University?
    February 2, 2018

    We are a Catholic college built on the Franciscan philosophies of our founders, the Sisters of the Third Order of Saint Francis. Find out why that's important to us.

Studying healthcare in Chile
Pre-med student builds cultural competencies and awareness.
Watch Htoo's story
Interning at Delta Faucet
Marketing experience gives insight into corporate America.
Watch Dominic's story
Coming home to Indy
Award-winning transfer student is glad she made the switch.
Read Rachel's story

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