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  • Non-Traditional Students
  • Real World Experience - Class Projects
  • Challenging Courses - By Design
  • Paralegal Studies - More Jobs Added
  • Expect More - Skills Employers Want

Marian's Adult Programs (MAP)

With Marian’s Adult Programs, you can expect to connect directly with business leaders.

Our five- and eight-week courses give you more direct access to professionals in your field than most adult education programs.

  • Business Administration students work directly with local organizations to help them solve real-world challenges.
  • Paralegal Studies students learn from lawyers and paralegals and have many networking opportunities.
  • And our Nursing students practice skills and attributes under the guidance of other nurses to prepare them for professional success.

This kind of real-world experience develops the leadership, communications, technological and critical thinking skills you need to succeed in today’s job market.

Explore our website or 
contact us to find out how Marian’s Adult Programs can help you accomplish your goals.

MAP News

MAP 3rd Thursday Throwdown

On the third Thursday of the month from May through September all MAP students, graduates, faculty, staff and friends are invited to attend Third Thursday Throwdown at Champps at Keystone at the Crossing for a chance to socialize, mingle and network on the patio.  The fun begins at 5:30pm. We'll see you on May 21, June 18, July 16, August 20 and September 17!

Mike Henn, MAP Instructor

Mike Henn, Director of Ticket Sales at Indy Eleven, has joined the MAP faculty, teaching BUS 348-Sports Marketing and Sponsorship. Henn brings over 30 years of sports industry experience with the Indiana Pacers, Indianapolis Ice, and now the Indy Eleven. Henn brings his humor, training, and knowledge to the classroom as he coordinates the MAP students and their community partner.

Natasha Blakemore-Evans Award Ceremony

Natasha Blakemore-Evans, May 2015 MAP graduate, was inducted into the 2015 directory of Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities. To be nominated for this national recognition, students must demonstrate both academic excellence as well as participation in campus activities and community service. Congratulations, Natasha!

MAP's marketing students worked with program partners, Indy Parks and Indy Eleven, focusing on the addition of Futsal courts at local Indy Parks. Students researched and made recommendations as to which park should have the inaugural court. They also helped with sponsor identification, social media, and the promotion and marketing of this endeavor, including promotional video production.

Marian's Adult Programs Business

In January, "the unemployment rate of workers who hold a bachelor's degree or higher sank to 2.8 percent, its lowest level since September 2008. That compares with a jobless rate of 5.7 percent for the overall population."  (Stilwell, Bloomberg Business, Pretty Soon the U.S. Might Run Out of College-Educated Workers, 2015) 


MAP Classes Now Forming

MAP Graduates 2015


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