It's never too late to earn your degree!

We get it. Your days are full with work, family, and social obligations, but you really want to go back to school. No problem. We designed our programs to meet the needs of busy people who wish to pursue their degrees. Our courses are 100 percent online and their accelerated nature means you'll earn your degree faster. You'll be amazed at the progress you'll make! Isn't it time you did something for yourself and your future?

Which program best fits your career goals?

Business administration

Business degree graduates continue to be in high demand across all industries. Advance your career with our online business administration bachelor's program.

Health and human services

Interested in a career in the medical field but not necessarily hands-on healthcare? Our online Bachelor of Arts in HHS program gives you the tools to make a difference.

Paralegal studies

Looking for a new career direction? Explore the benefits of a paralegal career in our online associate program and hit the ground running after graduation.


Are you an associate degree-prepared registered nurse? Advance your nursing career in as little as 12 months with our online accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN): RN to BSN track.

Nursing prerequisites

If you wish to enter the nursing profession, take advantage of our online accelerated nursing prerequisites program and be prepared for the challenges of nursing school.

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Why choose Marian?

Accredited through the Higher Learning Commission

80 years of teaching excellence

Catholic university, rooted in Franciscan and liberal arts traditions

Online programs connected to a vibrant campus near downtown Indianapolis

Classes taught by highly credentialed working professionals

In-class partnerships with local businesses and non-profits yield practical experience

Reputation and accreditation matter!

Most Innovative 2022 logoMarian University is ranked #2 Most Innovative School among Midwest Regional Universities for 2022, according to the U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, Marian jumped one spot to #27 (out of 157) for Best Midwest Regional Universities.

You want a university with a great reputation, and one with a long and respected history. Marian University was founded in 1851 and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How often do classes start?

  • Are Marian's online programs accredited?

  • How much does this online program cost?

  • Will my credits transfer?

  • How many classes can I take at once?

  • Can I get financial aid for the online programs?

  • Do I have to be online at a specific time for classes?

Contact us at (317) 955-6128 or map@marian.edu with questions or to speak with an advisor.