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Overview

Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis / School of Nursing is located in Indianapolis, IN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 137
Doctoral Degrees 28
Other Advanced Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (taken within last 5 years from date on application)
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

205
Applied
160
Accepted
97
Enrolled
78%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
65
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th Not reported No
Spring deadline September 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements BSN from ACEN- or CCNE-accredited program, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (preferred), professional resume or curriculum vitae, essay stating career goals and objectives, current unencumbered RN license, three references from individuals with knowledge of ability to succeed in graduate program
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test (taken within last 5 years from date on application)
Doctoral Degree Requirements BSN from ACEN- or CCNE-accredited program and minimum baccalaureate cumulative GPA of 3.0, master's degree 3.5 (for PhD); MSN from ACEN- or CCNE-accredited program with minimum cumulative GPA of 3.3 and documentation of supervised practice hours from accredited MSN program (for DNP)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards May 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

336
Total Graduate Students
83%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
16%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.17%
Black or African American 3.87%
White or Caucasian 84%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3%
Asian 2.98%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.08%
Unknown 0.6%

Gender

Male (11%)
Female (88%)

Faculty

51
Total faculty
Full-time - 38
Part-time - 13

Research

Focus of faculty research: Quality of life, symptom management, cancer prevention and control, heart failure, pediatric oncology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
3,519,116

Location & Contact

Address 600 Barnhill Drive
Indianapolis, IN  46202
United States
Contact Dr. Robin P. Newhouse
Dean/Professor
Email: newhouse@iu.edu
Phone: 317-274-1485
Fax: 317-278-1842

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