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    Millikin University ::: Decatur, Illinois ::: Midwest U.S.

    • Ranked one of the best Bachelor's Degree Comprehensive Colleges in the Mid-West by America's Best Colleges Edition of US News & World Report(2005).
    • Outstanding programs in Fine Art, Dance, Music and Theatre. CBS, Carnival Cruise Lines and Disney regularly audition Millikin theatre, music and dance majors.
    • Alumnus Joe Machota '93 originated the lead role of "Sky" in Mama Mia on Broadway
    • Music program has its own record label - "First Step Records."
    • Pre-professional programs in Dentistry, Chiropractics, Optometry, and Physical therapy have a 100% graduate school placement rate.
    • New Business and Technology Center, which will include a Center for Entrepreneurship, will open in Fall 2005.
    • One year International MBA program begins each January. Includes three weeks in Europe.

    Campus Size

    75 acres


    Temperate - 4 seasons

    Student Body

    2,400 students, 1% international

    Class Size

    23 students


    135 (full time), 83% with terminal degrees, 0 Teaching Assistants

    Student/Faculty Ratio


    Success Rate

    97% of students find employment or enter graduate/professional school within 6 months of graduation.

    Degrees Offered

    Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Science in Nursing

    Programs of Study

    American Studies, Athletic Training, Biology, Chemistry, Communication, Computer Science, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, English, Fitness and Sport, History, Human Services, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Secondary Education, Sociology, Accounting, Business Management, Finance, International Business, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Art, Art Management, Art Education, Art Therapy, Commercial Art/Computer Design, Commercial Music, Music, Music Business, Music Education, Music Performance, Musical Theatre, Theatre, Nursing, Pre-Chiropractic, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Engineering, Pre-Law, Pre-Medical Technology, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Occupational Therapy, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Physician's Assistant, Pre-Veterinary Science


    North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, National Association of Schools of Music, National League for Nursing


    One of the best comprehensive colleges in the Midwest in the Best Comprehensive Colleges-Bachelor's category U.S. News and World Report (2005).

    Campus Features

    50+ Majors, 20+ Minors, Research Opportunities, Recording Studio, Center for Entrepreneurship


    NCAA Division III, 21 intercollegiate men's and women's sports, 2 indoor sports facilities

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