Indiana State University BS


Basic Information: Indiana State University is located in Terre Haute, Indiana.  This program is set up for the entry-level freshman wishing to gain their BS or transfer students who have completed their general education requirements. This degree is not a "BSN," but instead is a BS with a major in nursing.

Must Dos: Students must apply to Indiana State University and to the College of Nursing, Health, and Human Services.

Program Length: Four years from start of degree to finish.

Nursing Prerequisites: Anatomy & Physiology I/II with Lab, Microbiology with Lab, Chemistry with Lab, Introduction to Speech Communication, Freshman Writing I/II OR Freshman Writing I and Rhetoric & Writing, Advanced Expository Writing or Technical Writing, Mathematics or Quantitative Literacy course, Nutrition, Psychology, Developmental Psychology. Students must achieve a grade of at least a C in all prerequisite courses.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have at least a 2.75 cumulative GPA.

Application Information: The nursing application can be found here. Nursing applications are due by May 1st for Fall semester and November 1st for Spring semester. The application for Indiana State University can be found here

Admission Tests: It is recommended to have at least a 17 (ACT) or 430 (SAT) for Math and a 20 (ACT) or 510 (SAT) in English/Verbal.  It is required that you take the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) exam. 

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid information can be found here.  Scholarship information can be found here