Indiana University-Kokomo

Kokomo, IN 46904
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Indiana University-Kokomo (IUK) is located in Kokomo, Indiana. This public university was established all the way back in 1945. The school serves over 4,000 students and offers many different academic programs. More than 60-degree programs are available, including associate degrees and various bachelor degrees. This school has even managed to carve out a reputation as one of the very best business schools in the nation. Students are able to receive one of the best educational experiences in the entire nation at this school. It has several standout programs aside from business as well, such as the nursing program.

The IUK nursing program is well known as a good option for prospective nursing students in the state. There are two basic programs in the IUK school of nursing. Students can pursue the bachelor of science in nursing program or they can follow the master of science in nursing track. Both programs are held to the highest possible standard and will give students a great education. Class sizes are smaller for clinical and larger for lecture-based courses. Students will be able to enjoy a great hands-on education and will get plenty of personal instruction from professionals. All students will be fully prepared for the licensure examination upon successful graduation from this program. 

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleSmall City
Number of Students3,029
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate60%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 17 176
Master's degree 0 12
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 92.6%

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Indiana State University
96 miles away

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1969 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
06/01/1970 - 06/01/2008
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
10/01/2013 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
09/22/2000 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT950 to 1120
ACT17 to 22
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $35
Graduates $40

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$220/credit
In State Students$220/credit
Out of State Students$614/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$285/credit
In State Students$285/credit
Out of State Students$672/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $9,900 $9,900 $27,630
ADN 70 $15,400 $15,400 $42,980
BSN 125 $27,500 $27,500 $76,750
FNP 50 $14,250 $14,250 $33,600
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 86% of Indiana University-Kokomo's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 43% $4,538
Other Federal Grant 11% $493
State Grant & Scholarships 41% $5,513
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 30% $1,773
Federal Student Loans 42% $5,167
Private Loans 1% $6,608


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$4,646
$30,001 to $48,000$4,733
$48,001 to $75,000$10,612
$75,001 to $110,000$14,352
Over $110,000$14,729

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Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Indiana state board of nursing.
Indiana University-Kokomo
2300 S Washington St
Kokomo, IN 46904

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