At ISU, we are creating an atmosphere in which nursing education, research and practice come together to foster positive health outcomes for patients, families and populations in our communities of practice. We invite you to join us to explore what advanced practice nursing can mean for you!
The Graduate Nursing Program (renamed the Department of Advanced Practice Nursing in 2008) at Indiana State University admitted its first students in 1986. It has maintained continuous accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN)(formerly NLNAC). since 1989.
The Doctor of Nursing Practice program began admitting students in Fall 2010. The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc.'s (ACEN)(formerly NLNAC) Board of Commissioners granted the clinical doctorate nursing program (DNP) initial accreditation in March of 2013 and scheduled the next evaluation visit for Fall 2017.
NOTE: Federal financial aid is not available to students seeking a Post Master's certificate
Each of the states has its own approval processes for out-of-state institutions offering distance education. While Indiana State University endeavors to offer all of its programs to as wide an audience as possible, all ISU distance education programs may not be available in all states.