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School of Nursing

Welcome to the School of Nursing at Indiana University South Bend. This is a great time to be seeking a career in Nursing, and we want you to pursue your degree here! We have that small town feel, but a big campus atmosphere and we are still growing. Come grow with us while building your career at a big ten school and earn an Indiana University degree.

The baccalaureate and master's programs at Indiana University South Bend are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC, 20036, (202) 887-6791.
( We are very proud that the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, a national agency for the accreditation of baccalaureate nursing education program is accredited through 2020 and graduate-degree nursing education program, accredited Indiana University South Bend, School of Nursing through 2015. The baccalaureate nursing program at Indiana University South Bend is accredited by the Indiana State Board of Nursing, 402 W. Washington St., Rm. W072, Indianapolis, IN, 46204, (317) 234-2043.


The mission of the Indiana University South Bend School of Nursing is to prepare holistic, caring, ethical professional nurses who respect the uniqueness of each individual and who provide safe, competent healthcare to meet the needs of the individual, family, and community. These professional nurses function from a critically evaluated evidence-base as respected members of cohesive healthcare teams.

Accreditation Announcement

Indiana University School of Nursing is seeking continuing accreditation for its Master of Nursing Science program, through the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). A team of evaluators will be on the Indiana University South Bend Campus on
February 25 - 27, 2015.  CCNE policy requires that institutions provide an opportunity for the program's identified communities of interest (students, alumni, faculty, employers, etc.) to provide written input into the deliberations of the evaluation team.  Written and signed third-party comments will be accepted by CCNE until January 26, 2015.  At no time during the review process are these comments shared with the program. Submission of comments may be made to

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third Party Comments
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
1 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036