College of Arts and Sciences

What Our Alumni Are Doing Now

Our alumni hold diverse, enriching employment; a testament to the excellent tutelage received by BLAS/MLAS faculty. The BLAS, Integrated BLAS/MLAS and MLAS programs provide a firm foundation on which to build an interesting, fulfilling career. Want to keep in touch? Like us on Facebook, check out our LinkedIn community and follow us on Twitter.



Advertising Representative

Certified Nursing Assistant/Medical Manager

Director of Marketing

Associate Store Manager

Senior Administrative Assistant


Operations Associate

Quality Assurance Specialist

Parts Consultant

Instructional Designer

Content Manager


Technology Content Writer Intern/Freelance Digital Journalist

Service Management/Service Coordinator

Admissions Coordinator

Business Services Representative

Executive Director

Job Development Specialist

Intake Specialist

JDIS-EQUIP Business System Training Resource

BHIS Counselor



Customer Service Associate

Data Management Specialist

Manager, Administrative Information Management Systems

Adult Education Specialist

Financial Aid/Veterans Certification Counselor

Machinist/Production Floor Scheduler

Talent Acquisition Administrator


Systems and Access Chief Clerk


Learning Specialist, Disability Resource Center

Marketing and Development Center

Financial Aid Officer

Human Resources Representative

Culinary Professional

Adjunct Student Success Instructor

Sustainable Teacher/ President and Founder

Developmental Education Instructor

Warehouse Operations Supervisor

Office Support Specialist

Career Advisor

Business Administrative Associate, Purchasing

Teaching Support Assistant

Program Specialist

ELL and Social Studies Teacher

Child Welfare & Licensing Supervisor/Licensing Worker

Team Member

Academic Advisor

Telephony Coordinator

Office Manager

AmeriCorps Volunteer/Match Support Specialist

Places of Employment

Western Illinois University

John Wood Community College

Spoon River College

Life Connections

Sedona Technologies

CarePro Health Services

NTN Bowers

Peoria District 150

Palmer College of Chiropractic

Spring Forward Learning Center

Darden Restaurants, Inc.

Quincy Herald-Whig

Home of Hope Cancer Wellness Center

Rockford, IL District

Little Red Hen Urban Farm/Positive Empowerment Group


John Deere

Rock Island High School

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois/Center for Youth and Family Solutions


John Deere Project in Stefanini

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Mississippi Valley

Goodwill of the Heartland

Tyco Integrated Security

Scott Community College


Zipcar Garner Nation

The Limited



Group O

Horizon Wealth Management

Hawkeye Metro Center


The Loop Special Business District

Elmore Place

MB Financial Bank

Rock Island Arsenal