Explore IU programs that interest you through advisors, admissions and career counsellors, and online resources. Keep in mind that different IU campuses offer different programs; call or see an advisor about the best courses that will prepare you for your desired degree.
Learn about transfer pathways and see if any of them suit your needs. If you are from Ivy Tech or Vincennes, you may qualify to transfer through a Transfer Single Articulation Pathway. If you are a student at any institution in Indiana, you may be able to complete the Statewide General Education Core (STGEC).
As far as possible, determine what your total financial aid eligibility will be over four years, so that you can budget the total amount across all four years of your academic career.
Look for scholarships for which you may be eligible.