Earn Your BSN at Our Nursing School in Indianapolis, IN

Accredited nursing school in Indiana

Prepare for Your Nursing Career at the Indianapolis Campus

At our Indianapolis campus, you can take the first steps towards your nursing career with the CCNE accredited* Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program. Our BSN program has no prerequisites and is designed to be completed in three years of year-round study – giving you the opportunity to earn your degree faster than at a traditional four-year institution.

Chamberlain BSN student in SIMCARE lab

3-Year BSN Program


Chamberlain’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) curriculum is designed to advance students’ ability to retain and apply essential knowledge. The focus is on conceptual learning, giving students the skills to translate theory into practice.

Hands-on experience in both the Chamberlain SIMCARE CENTER™ and the on-site clinical setting allow nursing students to work side-by-side with faculty, mentors, peers, and experienced professional nurses as they refine their direct patient-care nursing skills.

The BSN degree program consists of a minimum of 122 credit hours: 56 credit hours in general education and 66 credit hours in the nursing major.

BSN Degree Program Curriculum Plan

Admission Requirements

Prospective students must complete an application and interview with a Chamberlain admission representative. When all admission requirements are fulfilled, applicants are notified in writing of their admission status to a specific Chamberlain program and location. 

Learn more about our admission requirements.


Chamberlain College of Nursing's Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program enables students to earn their BSN degree in as few as three years of year-round study instead of the typical four years with summers off, allowing students to enter the workforce sooner than their peers at other higher education institutions.

  • CCNE-accredited* BSN degree program
  • Available at 22 locations across the country
  • High-tech nursing labs and experienced faculty
  • No wait lists

Get started today!

Call an admission representative at 877.751.5783 or request more information.

Center for Academic Success

At Chamberlain University, we know that the journey to becoming an extraordinary nurse can be challenging. Your campus Center for Academic Success (CAS) is here to help, from your first class to your last.

Find the resources and support you need at your Center for Academic Success (CAS):

  • Experienced tutors
  • Support – and space – for smarter studying
  • The practical and academic resources for your needs
  • Preparation for licensing examinations
We’re with you every step of the way.

Chamberlain CAS students

The CAS provided lifelong learning tools and instilled an extraordinary confidence in me that I will carry into my nursing career for years to come.

Melissa Ortega BSN Student, Chicago Campus

Visit Us

Please call our Main Campus Office at 317-816-7335 if you have any questions

  • Indianapolis, Indiana

    Contact Information

    9100 Keystone Crossing
    Suite 300
    Indianapolis, IN 46240
    Phone 317.816.7335
    Toll Free 877.751.5783
    Fax 317.816.7382
    Mon - Thurs: 9:00AM - 6:00PM
    Fri: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Tuition & Expenses

Financing Your Chamberlain Education

Financial Aid Options

Chamberlain admissions representatives will help you identify all your
financing options, as well as help you apply for and get the financial 
assistance you need. More than 80% of Chamberlain students receive some form of financial aid. Financial aid is available in the form of federal and private loans, scholarships, grants and work-study to those who qualify.

We're Here to Help

Our admissions representatives can help you find out what financial options are available to you.

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  • BSN Expenses – Effective November 2016

    Effective November 2016
    Application Fee & A2 Assessment
    $675 per credit hour
    Background Check/Drug Screening
    Student Services Charge
    $150 per session
    Books & Supplies
    $50 per session
    Health Screening & Immunizations
    Group Accident & Sickness Insurance
    Other Clinical (related fees may apply)
    Varies by state

BSN Costs

At Chamberlain, we’ll do everything we can to help you earn your nursing degree and focus on your career.

View tuition and expenses information for the BSN degree program.

Certified First Responder Scholarship

A merit based scholarship providing tuition assistance to certified or licensed first responders (EMT, Paramedic, Fire Fighter, etc.) looking to pursue a pre-licensure BSN degree at the Chamberlain Indianapolis campus.

Next Generation Scholarship

A merit based scholarship providing tuition assistance to those who have graduated high school within the past 24 months looking to pursue a pre-licensure BSN degree at any of our campus locations.

Learn more on our Scholarships page.

DNP Admission Requirements

Upcoming Events

Campus Life

Fostering Learning and Student Growth


Leverage technology to get real-world experience for high-stakes procedures. Patient simulators react much like a live patient would – they have vital signs, they voice discomfort, and can blink, sweat or bleed. From privacy curtain areas to scrub sinks to hospital beds, Chamberlain’s SIMCARE CENTER™ facilities closely replicate hospital and clinical settings.

Chamberlain Global Health Education Program students in Kenya

Chamberlain University Global Health Education Program Students in Kenya

If you’re eager to bring your passion for healthcare to those around the globe, our Global Health Education Program is a fantastic opportunity. Students are able to gain a deeper understanding of cultural and economic differences through their real-world experiences. The program can be completed in place of the required community and multiculturalism health courses.

Get Involved

Chamberlain Student Government Association

Student Government Association (SGA)

Chamberlain HonorSociety

Phi Pi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Honor Society

Chamberlain Student Nurses Association

Student Nurses' Association (SNA)

I have never gone to a school where it actually felt like family. I want success with my peers, the faculty want success from you. Just to have that community of constant support makes it home. This is my home and I love it here.

Heather Zayas

3-Year BSN

Accreditation & Approvals

CCNE Accreditation

Chamberlain University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (www.hlcommission.org), a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

The baccalaureate degree in nursing program, master's degree in nursing program, and Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Chamberlain University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

For the most updated accreditation information, visit chamberlain.edu/accreditation.

Indiana Approvals

Chamberlain is authorized by the Indiana Board for Proprietary Education, 101 W. Ohio Street, Suite 670, Indianapolis, IN 46204-1984, 317.464.4400, extension 138. Chamberlain has received full accreditation to operate its Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program from the Indiana State Board of Nursing, 402 West Washington Street, Room W072, Indianapolis, IN 46204, 317.234.2043.