Bachelor of Science in Nursing ( LPN/LVN to BSN)
Indiana State University

Program Details

​The online LPN/LVN to BSN degree completion program from Indiana State University enables licensed practical/vocational nurses to complete a bachelor of science in nursing degree. Coursework covers topics such as:

  • Mental Health
  • Nursing Research/Theory
  • Health Assessment
  • ​Nursing Leadership
  • Community Health

​Graduates are prepared to provide direct and indirect nursing care, and to serve as communicators, educators, and advocates for health in the community.


This is a bachelor completion program. 120 total credits are required, including transfer and major requirements.

  • Completion of the University's LPN Transcript Evaluation Request
  • Current unrestricted Indiana LPN/LVN license or equivalent in the geographical location where the student will be doing his/her preceptorship or clinical practicum
  • Minimum of 2.75 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) for the nine (9) nursing prerequisites ONLY
  • Completion of a practical nursing program

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, West Virginia, International