About Indiana State University College of Nursing
Founded in 1865 in Terre Haute, Indiana, Indiana State University is ranked by The Princeton Review and U.S. News and World Report as one of the best colleges in the Midwest. Indiana State University’s College of Nursing, Health, and Human Services, which is NLNAC-accredited and a member of the National League for Nursing (NLN), has distinguished itself as one of the nation’s premier online nursing programs.
Indiana State University's Department of Baccalaureate Nursing Completion has partnered with The College Network™ to offer an accredited online track for licensed practical nurses (LPN-BSN) and a track for registered nurses (RN-BSN) to complete the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in nursing with no classroom attendance required.
Online LPN to BSN Degree Program
The online LPN to BSN degree program through Indiana State University and The College Network™ is the only fully online RN to BSN program in the country. The academic portion of this program is completed entirely online with clinicals scheduled in the state where you reside, with a preceptor at a local facility.
How The Online LPN to BSN Bridge Program Works:
With no wait lists to contend with, the online LPN to BSN transition program can be started immediately. Applicants to the LPN to BSN bridge program must be licensed as a LPN.
- 1. Students use The College Network’s™ Comprehensive Learning Modules™ to prepare for and pass equivalency tests
- 2. Earn up to 67 credit hours through test-out and transfer credits from an accredited college/university
- 3. Take courses online at Indiana State University
- Do clinicals locally
The NLNAC-accredited LPN-to-BSN degree program can be completed at your own pace through a convenient blended-learning format that required no classroom attendance. Find out more. Click here for more information.
Online RN to BSN Nursing Degree Program
The College Network™ has partnered with Indiana State University to offer an NLNAC-accredited RN to BSN program with a convenient blended learning format. A combination of independent study and online learning makes it possible to continue your education without altering your lifestyle or sacrificing your career.
The RN to BS in Nursing program is completed entirely online, making a fulfilling educational experience possible wherever you are.
Using The College Network’s Comprehensive Learning Module™ program, you will earn college credit for prerequisite and general education courses by passing end-of-course college equivalency exams such as CLEP®, DSST® or the Excelsior College® Examination. Then you will enroll and complete your degree online with Indiana State University. All required clinical hours will be completed locally with a preceptor.
The goal of Indiana State University’s RN to BS in nursing program, offered in partnership with The College Network, is to provide the highest level of nursing education possible. This track offers RNs an alternative curriculum for earning a baccalaureate degree in nursing. Find out more. Click here for more information.
Key Features Of This RN to BSN Online Nursing Program Include:
- No Waiting Lists - Start Immediately
- Convenient blended-learning format
- Earn up to 64 credit hours through test-out and transfer
- Previously earned college credits may apply
- Complete at your own pace
- No classroom attendance required
- All clinical learning hours are completed locally
- Financing is guaranteed for The College Network portion of the program
About The College Network™
The College Network™ partners with leading universities to offer associate's, bachelor's and master's degree programs designed for busy nurses like you. Our online Comprehensive Learning Modules™ will allow you to complete your general education and elective courses with very little interruption to your career or family life. Your credits from these courses can then be transferred to one of our partner universities, or thousands of schools nationwide, where you will complete your degree. Save time and up to 50% of the cost of tuition. We can help you graduate in less time than with traditional classroom-based programs!
Indiana State University College of Nursing Accreditation
Indiana State University College of Nursing is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association (30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, Illinois 60602-2504) and the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (61 Broadway, New York, New York 10006).
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