Nursing Department

Ancilla College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The Nursing program is approved by the Indiana State Board of Nursing (ISBN) and is recognized by the National League for Nursing (NLN). National accreditation through the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN) for the nursing program is in progress.

Welcome to Nursing


Applications for the ASN program and the LPN to RN Bridge Program are being accepted now for Fall 2019. Deadline is April 1, 2019.


To complete the Ancilla College Nursing Program application Click Here.


Nursing Programs Offered at Ancilla College


Associate of Science in Nursing

Graduates of the Ancilla College Nursing program, accredited by the Indiana State Board of Nursing, are prepared to enter a rapidly expanding field. After graduation you will take the National Council on Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) to earn license as a registered nurse.

LPN to RN Bridge Program

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to Registered Nurse (RN) Bridge Program at Ancilla College will prepare you to take the NCLEX licensure exam for licensure as an RN . Students achieving an ASN often continue on to receive a bachelor’s (BSN) or master’s (MSN) for more career advancement opportunities. The ASN program will also prepare you to transfer to a four-year institution to further your studies.

Nursing Application Form

To complete the Ancilla College Nursing Program application Click Here.


You will also need to fill out a general application form as well. If you have not done that yet, you may do so by Clicking Here.


Nursing Faculty and Staff

Rhonda Arvesen

Administrative Assistant to the Department of Nursing & Health Sciences

A.S. Ancilla College


view office hours
Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Liz King

Director of Nursing

MSN Ball State University; BS Purdue University; BSN Indiana University


Lori Huffman

Instructor of Nursing

MSN IUK; BSN IUK; ADN Ivy Tech; AS International Business College


view office hours
Monday & Wednesday

10:30 am - 2:30 pm

A Video About our Program

Nursing Student Handbook