Nursing is one of the most in-demand professions in the country. Ball State has numerous options to open the door to a great career, whether you’re seeking to enter the field as a new nurse or further your career after years caring for others.

Nursing - Academic Programs

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

Bachelor of Science

Whether your career goals include working in a hospital after graduation, pursuing graduate studies to become a family nurse practitioner, or moving on to doctoral work, Ball State’s major in nursing will put you on the road to success. Learn more.

Nursing - Academic Programs

RN to BS Concentration

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Online)

Ball State's online RN to BS program allows registered nurses to earn their bachelor's degree while working fulltime. This flexible program offers asynchronous courses and prepares you for career advancement with in-depth nursing knowledge and leadership skills. Learn More 

Nursing - Academic Programs

Master's Degree in Nursing

Master of Science (Online)

Get more out of your career with a master's degree that offers concentrations as a nurse educator, nurse administrator, or family nurse practitioner. The program also offers an RN to MS option for students with an associate degree in nursing and a bachelor's degree outside the nursing field. Learn more.

Nursing - Academic Programs

Post-Master's Certificate in Nursing


Build upon your existing master's degree in nursing with an added specialization in our all-online Family Nurse Practitioner certificate program. Learn more.