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.

  • Hard work pays off for future nurse
    November 19, 2018

    Leslie Young goes all in with her online studies in Marian's Health and Human Services bachelor's degree program to prepare for Marian's accelerated nursing program.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Marian's Program in Exercise and Sports Science prepares you for careers in healthcare
    September 26, 2018

    Housed in Marian University’s health professions unit, our Program in Exercise and Sports Science (ESS) is uniquely related to human health, wellness, and preventative medicine

  • What can you do with a social work degree besides social work?
    August 14, 2018

    If you’re passionate about improving the quality of life for people of all ages and advocating for social justice causes, social work may be your calling. A broad degree with a variety of applications, Marian University’s social work program trains students to think critically and solve problems. Through the program’s coursework, you’ll learn communication, leadership, and research skills to make you career-ready following graduation.

  • Six careers in chemistry that may (or may not) surprise you
    August 7, 2018

    While some students dream of making the next breakthrough as a world-class scientist, not all chemistry aficionados don white coats and safety goggles for a living. Luckily, in the field of chemistry, a career can look vastly different, depending on where your specific passion takes you. The Royal Society of Chemistry reports that only a third of chemistry program graduates will actually work inside a laboratory.

  • The best ways to use your Finance degree
    June 27, 2018

    You’re done with your final exam, finished the graduation pomp and circumstance, and celebrated with friends. Now how do you make all the hard work you put into obtaining your finance degree pay off?

  • Four cutting-edge careers for English majors
    June 21, 2018

    In today's digital economy, an English degree from Marian University will provide you with a range of career options. Here are four.

  • Nursing career opportunities for BSN graduates
    April 23, 2018

  • Semi-pro athlete goes back to school for nursing as a 2nd degree
    April 19, 2018

    Indy Crash Quarterback Christy Fox-Martini pursues her dream of becoming a nurse as a student in Marian's online nursing prerequisites program.

  • Can accounting be an exciting career choice? We say yes!
    March 30, 2018

    With tax day approaching, its easy to paint a mental picture of a typical accountant. But accountants are vital to every industry, and their day to day work expands well beyond just helping people file their taxes.

  • 4 steps to expanding your network
    March 21, 2018

    The Exchange at Marian University is here to help you build your professional network. Take advantage of their expert advice.

  • Traits of a great paralegal
    February 12, 2018

    Senior Paralegal and MAP Instructor Laura Herrera details what great paralegals are made of.

  • The value of a liberal arts education
    January 25, 2018

    Recent studies indicate that employers are looking to hire graduates who studied at liberal arts institutions. Even STEM graduates who took core courses in the liberal arts are valued more by employers than those who did not. Whatever major you choose to pursue at Marian University, you can rest assured knowing that we will prepare you to be a leader in your chosen career.

  • Marian University’s one-year teaching residency offers benefits for future teachers
    January 11, 2018

    Want to know why our education program is different? We redesigned our undergraduate program to provide future teachers with the tools they need to succeed.

  • Don't wait for graduation to capitalize on career opportunities!
    December 18, 2017

    MAP student Brian Slaughter's is a great example of why students shouldn't wait to take advantage of unexpected career opportunities.

  • Top 10 Reasons to Become a Nurse
    December 4, 2017

    Steady industry growth, great wages, flexibility and more—learn about these benefits and the other top reasons to become a nurse.

  • Marian’s pre-medicine program prepares you for the next step
    December 4, 2017

    If you intend to pursue a career in medicine, it’s important that you establish a solid foundation when it comes to hard skills and a knowledge of sciences as they apply to the human body.

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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