Indiana Wesleyan University

4201 South Washington Street
Marion, IN 46953
United States
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Indiana Wesleyan University is a Christ-centered academic community committed to changing the world by developing students in character, scholarship, and leadership.


Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited as a whole by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, one of the oldest accrediting agencies, founded in 1895.

The baccalaureate, master's, and Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post-graduate APRN certificate programs at Indiana Wesleyan University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) Memberships are held in the following:

Program Distinctives

Indiana Wesleyan University is an accredited Christ-centered academic community committed to changing the world by developing students in character, scholarship and leadership. Though diverse in our composition, IWU employees share an unwavering evangelical faith commitment, firmly rooted in a rich Wesleyan tradition

Accelerated programs are offered online or onsite at sixteen educational centers located throughout Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky.

IWU is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the Best in the Midwest universities, is listed among America’s Top 10 for “Best Undergraduate Teaching,” and is recognized as a “Best Value School”.

The IWU-Marion residential BSN program features a stellar, cutting-edge, state-of-the-art simulation lab facility. The lab is a "safe" place for students to practice their skills and critical thinking skills. 

The residential program infuses transcultural concepts into the curriculum with global academic learning experiences options to study abroad in Haiti (sophomore level) or Zambia (senior level). IWU-National & Global curriculum aligns with the mission of IWU and embraces a global perspective to meet the needs of a diverse populations.

Mission/Service-Learning Opportunities

The transcultural experience is one of the unique features of IWU's nursing programs. Traditional undergraduate students have options for national or global experiences. RNBSN and master's students may participate global academic learning experience in conjunction with a clinical component.

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program also includes a global healthcare experience abroad currently in Haiti, China, or Belize with other potential locations in the future.

Does your school have a Nurses Christian Fellowship group that meets regularly during the semester? Yes

Additional Campus locations:

Indiana Wesleyan University-Cincinnati
9286 Schulze Dr
West Chester, OH  45069

Indiana Wesleyan University-Cleveland
4100 Rockside Rd
Independence, OH  44131

Indiana Wesleyan University-Columbus Ohio
3455 Mill Ru Dr Ste 550
Hilliard, OH  43026

Indiana Wesleyan University-Dayton
2912 Springboro West Rd
Dayton, OH 45439

Indiana Wesleyan University-Florence (FLEC)
600 Meijer Dr Ste 200
Florence, KY 41042

Indiana Wesleyan University-Ft. Wayne
8211 West Jefferson Blvd
Olde Canal Place
Fort Wayne, IN 46804

Indiana Wesleyan University-Greenwood
1500 Windhorst Way
Greenwood, IN 46143

Indiana Wesleyan University-Indianapolis North
3777 Priority Way South Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46240

Indiana Wesleyan University-Indianapolis West
6325 Digital Way, Suite 222
Indianapolis, IN 46278

Indiana Wesleyan University-Kokomo
1916 E Markland
Kokomo, IN 46901

Indiana Wesleyan University-Lexington
2530 Sir Barton Way, Suite 200
Lexington, KY 40509

Indiana Wesleyan University-Louisville
1500 Alliant Ave
Louisville, KY 40299

Indiana Wesleyan University-Merrillville
8415 Georgia St
Merrillville, IN 46410-6939

Indiana Wesleyan University-Naperville
1979 McDowell Road, Suite 111
Naperville, IL 60563

Indiana Wesleyan University-Miami Service Center
13024 S.W. 120th Street
Miami, FL 33186

Degrees Offered

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BS, BSN)
Accelerated BSN (post-bachelor’s/second degree BSN)
Master of Science in Nursing / Master of Business Administration (MSN/MBA)
Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Online Degree Options Available
ASN-MSN Associates to Masters in Nursing
Master of Science in Nursing: Nursing Administration
Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Education
Master of Science in Nursing: Primary Care Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Doctor of Nursing Practice: Family Nurse Practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner
Post Master's Certificate Nursing Education
Post Master's Certificate Primary Care (Family Nurse Practitioner)
Post Master's Certificate Nursing Administration
Post Master's Certificate Primary Care (Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner)