School of Nursing is known for crafting leading-edge degree programs to meet community needs. Our competitive programs at all degree levels consistently rank among the top in the state, with high passing rates on state licensing exams. UIndy also offers the only Neonatal Nurse Practitioner master's degree program in the state.
Our faculty bring decades of clinical experience in a wide range of specialties. Many are doctorally prepared and have excellent reputations for their leadership roles in health care communities locally, nationally and internationally.
UIndy's "Education for Service" motto is deeply embedded in the nursing curriculum. Students will find service learning components in many of our courses, along with a variety of volunteer and mission opportunities each year.
Most health care facilities around the country now require at least a bachelor's degree in nursing. Our highly competitive traditional BSN program prepares graduates to work in a variety of health care settings.
We offer several RN to BSN options for working nurses with an ASN degree wishing to further their careers. The RN to BSN can be completed online, on campus, or through one of our off-campus partner cohorts.
The Second Degree Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing program is designed for career changers who already have a bachelor's degree in another field. This full-time program leads to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) in as little as 15 months.
UIndy offers MSN degree programs in seven areas:
- Primary Care Family Nurse Practitioner
- Primary Care Adult/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner
- Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
- Nursing Education
- Nursing & Health Systems Leadership
- Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
The DNP program prepares advanced practice nurses to step into leadership roles in health care systems. The majority of the program is offered online, giving you the flexibility to continue working throughout the 2-3 year program.