College of Nursing
For students either who have no prior nursing experience or are currently licensed practical nurses who are seeking their baccalaureate degree in nursing
For individuals who have a bachelor's degree in another discipline and wish to make a career change
For currently licensed registered nurses who want to obtain a baccalaureate degree
Designed with a research emphasis dedicated to extending nursing science and improving the delivery of health care. Entry into the Ph.D. program is now an earned Bachelor of Science in Nursing from an accredited program.
The Doctor of Nursing Practice will prepare clinical leaders for comprehensive nursing practice within a changing health care system.
Prepares the graduate for a position in a nurse educator role in a variety of health care settings.
Frequently Asked Questions
Cost of Attendance
Costs for tuition and general fees at ISU are listed on the Cost of Attendance web page on the Finance and Administration website.
In addition to ISU tuition and fees, a professional fee is assessed for all undergraduate and graduate students in the College of Nursing. Professional fees for the nursing programs are used to support faculty salaries, instruction support services, durable & disposable equipment and supplies, faculty and staff program travel, capital equipment and a reserve for maintenance and purchase of major capital items.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Full Time = $935.00 per semester
Master of Science in Nursing = $1,134.00 per semester
Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Full Time = $1,134.00 per semester
Doctor of Nursing Practice Full Time = $2,037.00 per semester
Doctor of Nursing Practice Part Time = $1,018.50 per semester
The College of Nursing annually awards approximately $40,000 in scholarships, and the College of Nursing scholarship application is available annually in April.
Please see the Scholarship Office website for more information about scholarship opportunities available through ISU. For the list of nursing scholarships under Division of Health Science, please see the "Scholarship Listings by College" web page.
Scholarship Resources Outside of ISU
The ISU Scholarship Office also maintains a page with other scholarship resources outside of ISU.
Student Organizations and Resources
CampusRN has $15,000 in Scholarships Available to Nursing & Allied Health Students.
Search Thousands of Entry Level Jobs, Externships, & Scholarship Opportunities on CampusRN.
Nursing Education Scholarship awarded by Travel Nursing career organization.
Requirements: Accepted to or currently attending a full-time nursing or medical program at an accredited institution.
Deadeline: January 29, 2017.
Travel Nursing Scholarship.
Class of 2018 Leadership
Student Nurses Association Leadership
President: Hayley Grover - firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice President: Kelsey Richey - email@example.com
Secretary: Rachel Smith - firstname.lastname@example.org
Treasurer: Emilie Reed - email@example.com