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Board for Proprietary Education

BPE > Forms & Applications > Initial Degree Authorization Initial Degree Authorization


Out-of-State Proprietary Institutions and In-State Proprietary Institutions Offering Instruction in Indiana with a Physical Presence in the State:

  • Mail cover letter announcing intention to submit Initial Degree Application(s) with the title of the degree(s) and degree level.  With the cover letter, enclose check payment of $300.00 per degree.  Check should be made payable to the State of Indiana.  
    • Cover letter and enclosed check should be mailed to: Indiana Board for Proprietary Education, 101 West Ohio Street, Suite 300, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204-4206
  • Initial Degree Application(s) and supplementary information should be emailed to:
    • One email per degree application with three separate attachments: attachment one - Initial Degree Application, attachment two - Instructor Qualification Records, attachment three - Instructor Transcripts
  • The Board for Proprietary Education Associate Level and Baccalaureate Level Degree Program Policies and Guidelines link

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