MSN in Indiana

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Schools Offering Nursing Programs in Indiana


Around 0.1% of Indiana's graduates graduate from nursing degree programs every year. Thus, Indiana's 6 MSN schools put out approximately 148 nurse practitioners each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Indiana with a MSN program is Valparaiso University, which is located in Valparaiso. In 2010, it was ranked 31st nationwide. 3 students graduated with a degree in MSN from Valparaiso University in 2010. The tuition rate at Valparaiso University was $29,582 per year.

Indiana Wesleyan University, which is located in Marion, is the second-ranked school in Indiana that has a MSN program. It received a ranking of 33rd in the country in 2010. 87 students graduated with degree in MSN from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2010. Indiana Wesleyan University charged in-state students $21,214 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Indiana that has a MSN program is Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis. Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis, which was ranked 40th in the country in 2010, is located in Indianapolis. 10 students graduated with degree in MSN from Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis in 2010. Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis charged in-state students $7,885 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Tuition at Indiana's MSN schools ranges from $29,582 per year to $6,545 per year. But, the average tuition is $18,574 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Indiana MSN schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Valparaiso University - located in Valparaiso, students are charged $29,582 per year
  2. Anderson University - located in Anderson, students are charged $24,000 per year
  3. University of Indianapolis - located in Indianapolis, students are charged $22,220 per year

The following Indiana MSN schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne - located in Fort Wayne, students are charged $6,545 per year
  2. Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis - located in Indianapolis, students are charged $7,885 per year
  3. Indiana Wesleyan University - located in Marion, students are charged $21,214 per year

A MSN degree from an Indiana school... what next?

A large number of Indiana MSN graduates become nurse practitioners. In 2010, there were 1,100 nurse practitioners working in Indiana. The Indiana counties with the largest populations of nurse practitioners are:

  1. Boone County - 780 nurse practitioners
  2. Clay County

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of nurse practitioners in Indiana will grow by 12%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 1,110 nurse practitioners working in Indiana.

Salary

On average, nurse practitioners earn $52,900 per year. In 2010, however, some Indiana nurse practitioners earned as little as less than $26,840 per year or as much as more than $127,840 per year. A nurse practitioner in the following Indiana counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Clay County - $76,470 per year
  2. Boone County - $54,160 per year

A nurse practitioner in the following counties in Indiana make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Boone County - $54,160 per year
  2. Clay County - $76,470 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in nursing in Indiana and to compare salaries with various related fields such as RN to BSN or RN, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Master's Degree in Nursing in Indiana

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,022 miles from location Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis Indianapolis IN 59.6581 47% 30,383
5,997 miles from location Indiana Wesleyan University Marion IN 67.1301 51% 15,345
5,970 miles from location Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne Fort Wayne IN 52.7745 64% 13,675
6,019 miles from location University of Indianapolis Indianapolis IN 57.8716 27% 5,055
6,071 miles from location Valparaiso University Valparaiso IN 69.1785 25% 4,065
5,995 miles from location Anderson University Anderson IN 29.3219 34% 2,691
 

Curious what studying MSN gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other + 1,100 $52,900 -24.1%
 

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