Ian Millikan

Ian Milliken

Associate Director of One-on-One Tutoring

Ian Milliken is an Associate Director of One-on-One Tutoring in New York City. He currently teaches in classroom programs at the Lycée Francais de New York and The Spence School. He also serves as a 1-on-1 tutor for the SAT, ACT, SSAT, ISEE, Literature & US History subject tests, and college admissions essays. Prior to joining Academic Approach, Ian taught English and math to students of varying ages and backgrounds. He was a substitute teacher in New York State public schools, a TEFL teacher in Bangkok, Thailand, and a Teaching Assistant for undergraduate audio engineering course at Purdue University.

Ian earned a Bachelor of Music from Syracuse University and a Master of Fine Arts in Sound Design and Production from Purdue University. In addition to his role at Academic Approach, Ian is a working composer, musician, and sound designer, writing music for theatre, dance, concert, and film. His music has been heard on television networks and stages around the US and abroad, including performances in Edinburgh, Prague, Chicago, and New York. He currently performs with several ensembles in the New York area.

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We know our students; each one is unique, and each one requires a different approach, especially during these unprecedented times. That is why our ACT, SAT, and Middle School test prep is customized to each student and school partner.

We improve your students’ standardized testing by tailoring our research-based, expert instruction and curriculum to your needs, and we can get started with you right away.

Our offices are now open, but in a limited capacity. We are still offering online tutoring and all practice tests will remain virtual.

Reach out to us at 773-348-8914 with any questions.