About the Program

Program Features
  • 38 credit hours
  • 240 clinical hours
  • $502 per credit hour
  • 8 consecutive semesters
  • 2 start dates per year
  • No on-campus residency 
  • CCNE accredited
Admission Requirements
  • BSN degree from an accredited institution
  • Unencumbered RN license
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
State Authorization

Students from a number of states are welcome to apply to the online MSN-NE program. Please see our State Authorization page for more detailed information.

The University of Indianapolis has been approved to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). In accordance with federal law, the University of Indianapolis is authorized to operate in Indiana by the State of Indiana (see Indiana Code 21-7-13-6).

Accreditation and Disclaimers

The University of Indianapolis is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). All nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).*

* The baccalaureate degree in nursing, master's degree in nursing, doctorate in nursing, and post-master’s certificate programs at the University of Indianapolis are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001-2399, 202-887-6791.