LPN Transcript Evaluation/PreNursing Application - Online Learning Students

Effective June 30, 2015

The LPN Transcript Evaluation/PreNursing application is for LPN’s who wish to determine eligibility for the LPN-BS online program at Indiana State University.  Upon receipt of all transcripts and the one-time, non-refundable $75 evaluation fee and $25 non-refundable application fee, Indiana State University will review each transcript and determine eligibility for the LPN-BS program.  This evaluation is required for each student. Notice of eligibility will be sent via the email provided on the transcript evaluation/PreNursing app.

Specific program deficiencies will be identified.  With this new Pre Nursing program, you will be allowed to enroll at Indiana State and take the pre-reqs.  The evaluation fee will not need to be paid again.

Note to Online Learners Residing Outside of Indiana: This program is not available in every state.  For a complete list of available states, visit program availability


In order to request transcript evaluation, general admission standards must be met:

  • Good standing at last accredited institution attended
  • A 2.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) in all college level studies.

NOTE: Transferable hours are restricted to courses in which the applicant earned a grade of "C" or higher, and courses at the 100-level (and above) from regionally accredited colleges and universities. Credit from nationally accredited colleges and universities will not transfer.


  • Transcript evaluation request/PreNursing Application. Include non-refundable payment of $75 and non-refundable application fee of $25.  Instructions for how to navigate the application system:

    • ​Create a new account by providing name, email and password.  If you have applied to Indiana State University before, log into the application system using your email address and password.  Click on “My Workspace” and then click on “My Applications.”  Click on “I would like to create a new application!"

    • App Wizard Step 1: Are you applying as an undergrad?  Answer "Yes"

    • App Wizard Step 2: You will see four options. Choose "New Transfer" by clicking "Begin Application" button.

    • Fill in all required fields in the Personal I and Personal II sections.

    • Academic Interest: What is your level type?  Answer "undergraduate".

    • What is your student type?  Answer "New Transfer".

    • How will you take courses?  Answer "Indiana State Online".

    • Which program?  Answer "Nursing LPN/LVN to BS Track Transcript Evaluation/Pre-Nursing”.

    • Educational History: fill in all required fields and list each higher ed institution you have attended.

    • Applicant Information: fill in all required fields.

    • Preview and Signature: review for accuracy, sign, and pay.

  • Official transcripts. Submit official transcripts from all colleges previously attended. To be official, transcripts must be sent directly from one institution to another. 
  • Military credit. To receive credit for military education, submit a DD214 and a Joint Services Transcript (if security message appears when visiting this link, follow the instructions to continue to the Web site). 
  • Copy of permanent resident card if applicable.