Brown Mackie College-Merrillville (Two Year College)

Brown Mackie College-Merrillville (Two Year College)


Brown Mackie College system of schools Career Focused Studies

The Brown Mackie College system of schools (Brown Mackie College) helps make higher education accessible to first time college students, individuals seeking career changes, and all those looking to gain the skills they need to ensure a better future for themselves and their families.

Brown Mackie College offers 7 career-focused areas of study which include nursing, healthcare and wellness, business and technology, legal studies, veterinary technology, early childhood education, construction trades and construction trades. These programs are offered at over 25 locations nationwide.

Brown Mackie College offers a wide variety of associate's degree programs in each of these 7 career-focused areas of student. Students may earn diplomas that require less courses and provide them with skill sets they need on-the-job, or they may pursue certificates needed for their desired vocations.

Accreditation and Licensing

Brown Mackie College-Merrillville

Brown Mackie College-Merrillville is one of over 25 school locations of the Brown Mackie College system of schools. Located in western Indiana, Merrillville provides an ideal backdrop for a career-focused college. Merrillville, a mere 40 miles from Chicago, has a small town feel and more than 20 community parks perfect for relaxation and recreation. Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change. 1000 East 80th Place, Suite 205M, Merrillville, IN 46410 ©2014 Brown Mackie College. The email address is

Healthcare and Wellness Area of Study

Brown Mackie College-Merrillville offers a wide-range of associate degree programs and certificate programs in the field of healthcare and wellness. Brown Mackie College-Merrillville offers an Occupational Therapy Assistant Associate degree program.

Students may also receive Certificates as Medical Assistants.

Business and Technology Area of Study

Brown Mackie College-Merrillville students may pursue Associate level degrees in Business Management.

Certificates are also available in General Business.

Legal Studies Area of Study

Brown Mackie College-Merrillville offers a wide variety of programs in legal studies including an Associate level degree programs in Criminal Justice and Paralegal studies.

Students may also receive a Criminal Justice Specialist Certificate and a Paralegal Assistant Certificate.

Manageable Education -- One Course One Month

Brown Mackie College has introduced a unique approach to making education more manageable: a class schedule in which students take one course each month. Students don't have to worry about juggling the demands of multiple courses and can concentrate on one subject at a time. The one course per month schedule helps student balance their studies with their other life responsibilities.

Community Involvement

The common thread that runs through Brown Mackie College schools at all of its locations nationwide is a commitment to community involvement. Brown Mackie College students and alumni establish and participate in volunteer activities ranging from bone marrow donations to swim-with-the-dolphins programs for special needs children.

Student Support and Future Employment

Tutoring is provided at no extra cost for students who need additional support through their studies. From enrollment to graduation, Brown Mackie College also provides each student with an academic advisor to ensure that graduates have acquired the skills and knowledge they need for their future careers. Upon graduation, career services not only provides instruction on resume writing, job search, interviewing, and networking, but they also help graduates deal with practical issues, including transportation, wardrobe development, and childcare.

Brown Mackie College builds relationships with potential employers in each community in which a school is located. These partnerships can help produce employment opportunities for graduates and a skilled workforce for businesses in the area.

Location & Contact

1000 East 80th Place Suite 205S
Merrillville, IN 46410

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Business Management Associate of Science
Criminal Justice Associate of Science
Criminal Justice Specialist Certificate
General Business Certificate
Medical Assistant Certificate
Occupational Therapy Assistant Associate of Applied Science
Paralegal Associate of Science
Paralegal Assistant Certificate

Program availability and degree offerings are subject to change.





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