Imparting quality education to prepare students for Professional Success
Millikin大学 泰伯商学院 has been featured as the cover story for the 五月 2022 edition of 高等教育评估, 大学领导月刊, 大学教授, 行业领导者, 专家顾问, admissions representatives and accomplished alumni who share their higher education experiences.
"While business education has become the holy grail for students to sustain and succeed in the present competitive industry scenario, 美国.S. has emerged as a holy sanctum for numerous national and international students," the article states. “你.S. is home to some of the leading universities of the world and most of them are known for their academic excellence, 世界一流的课程和优秀的师资. 站在队伍前面, Millikin University has been successful in capturing the attention of students and educationists alike."
RJ Podeschi, 泰伯商学院院长说, "Millikin University has been playing a tremendous role in amalgamating the practical and theoretical, 个人和公众, science and the arts to serve students and citizens from every sphere. 相信这些价值观仍然是需要的, 并且考虑到ROR平台创始人的愿景, the 泰伯商学院–a unique wing of Millikin University, has carved its identity as one of the most coveted destinations for business studies across 美国.S."
Cooperating on team projects and simultaneously learning about each other's culture, Millikin international students take a variety of business and non-business courses alongside domestic students. 一般, first-year Tabor undergraduates are engaged in building business plans as a part of Business Creation, an exclusive experience for first-year students which enables them to acquire an entrepreneurial mindset. This strategy helps students understand all of the functional areas of business and effectively collaborate in teams.
"Through an innovative concept called Performance Learning, the 泰伯商学院 has a rich history of integrating theory and practice, which ultimately enables the students to build their resumes while they are in school and leave the university prepared to lead,”Podeschi说.
泰伯商学院 courses involve real-world projects where students work on client consulting projects for local businesses, 非营利组织，甚至是国际公司, and their performances are evaluated not just by the professors, 而是客户, 以及第三方. The first semester in the 泰伯商学院 culminates with a Business Plan Competition and is evaluated by judges from the community, where students get the chance to win a voucher that will offset the cost of international or domestic university-sponsored travel.
Management information systems students are engaged in client consulting work, 到2021年秋天, Millikin students promoted a web application that dynamically displays the university organizational chart and employee directory.
One of the newest and most popular concentrations within numerous MBA programs that the 泰伯商学院 offers is Data Analytics. 通过可视化等课程, 数据挖掘和业务预测, students not only gain a strategic perspective on business but also learn how to use and apply those methods for analyzing data to make better decisions both at a personal and professional level.
"Our students in an international business course have helped the government of Ecuador on local economic policy. 在人力资源课程中, our students have built a performance management system for a dry cleaning and restoration company and for an information systems course, they have built a database application for recording and reporting the demographics of the homeless population to the federal government,”Podeschi说. “除了, students across various disciplines run their own tech consulting company in MU Performance Consulting, 哪些是学生主要发展的, 为当地组织设计和管理网站."
The 泰伯商学院 also has a dedicated internship coordinator who works in coordination with the students to identify placement opportunities and assist them accordingly. It is necessary for all undergraduate students to have an internship to graduate, and each internship has learning outcomes as well as career readiness programs built-in with the course. Tabor faculty play an integral role in mentoring and teaching students individually, 为他们的职业规划提供建议, connecting them with the institution's vast alumni network and maintaining those connections after graduation.
随着项目数量的增加, Tabor's 创业中心 imparts a cross-campus effort to assist faculty and students in understanding the mindset of entrepreneurship in their disciplines. Apart from learning how to work simultaneously in a business and on a business, Millikin's hallmark student-run ventures allow students to acquire the skill sets they desire and reap the success they deserve.