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Ball State University

Ball State University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Muncie, IN. The 2019 average net price at Ball State University is $13,642. Acceptance rate is 64.78%. The school has a total enrollment of 21,884.


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Location: Muncie, IN
Student Body: 21,884
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.bsu.edu
Acceptance Rate: 64.78%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 64.78%
  • Application Deadline: May 15, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $60
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $9,234
Out of State/International Tuition: $25,806
In State Grad Tuition: $8,730
Out of State Grad Tuition: $21,666
Room and Board: $10,234
Books and Supplies: $1,354
Other Fees: $662
Net Price In-District/State: $13,642
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 3,683
  • Men / Women Ratio: 1,489 / 2,194
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Recommended
  • Total International Students: 4
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Recommended
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Education: 32%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 15%
  • Communication: 9%
  • Health Professions: 8%
  • Psychology: 5%

Academic Programs

Ball State University offers 418 Total Programs in Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Education. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Associate's Degree ProgramsBall State University offers 8 Associate's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General Degree
Health Professions
  • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other Degree
  • Medical Radiologic Technology, Science - Radiation Therapist Degree
  • Nuclear Medical Technology, Technologist Degree
  • Radiologic Technology, Science - Radiographer Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Protective Services
Science Technician
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsBall State University offers 131 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Communication Technology
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects Degree
  • Recording Arts Technology, Technician Degree
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
  • Computer Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Drafting and Design Technology, Technician, General Degree
  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other Degree
  • Industrial Technology, Technician Degree
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsBall State University offers 81 Master's Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Communication Technology
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects Degree
Computer Science
Education
  • Adult and Continuing Education Administration Degree
  • Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Biology Teacher Education Degree
  • Business Teacher Education Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • College Student Counseling and Personnel Services Degree
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
  • Curriculum and Instruction Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals With Autism Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Mathematics Teacher Education Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Science Teacher Education, General Science Teacher Education Degree
  • Secondary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language, Esl Language Instructor Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Technical Teacher Education Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Technology Teacher Education, Industrial Arts Teacher Education Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsBall State University offers 25 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
English Literature
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Natural Resources, Conservation
Psychology
Science Technician
  • Biology Technician, Biotechnology Laboratory Technician Degree
Visual and Performing Arts
Certificate ProgramsBall State University offers 64 Certificate Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
  • Community College Education Degree
  • Curriculum and Instruction Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Education, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals With Autism Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals With Emotional Disturbances Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals With Multiple Disabilities Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Education, Teaching of The Gifted and Talented Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research, Other Degree
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational Statistics and Research Methods Degree
  • Educational, Instructional Technology Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Elementary and Middle School Administration, Principalship Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • English, Language Arts Teacher Education Degree
  • Junior High, Intermediate, Middle School Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Kindergarten, Preschool Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Mathematics Teacher Education Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Multicultural Education Degree
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Reading Teacher Education Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language, Esl Language Instructor Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Health Professions
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
  • Natural Resources Law Enforcement and Protective Services Degree
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General Degree
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Transportation, Materials Moving
Visual and Performing Arts

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 62%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 62%
  • 1st Year Retention: 78%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $39,600
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 21,884
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 78%
  • Black Students: 8%
  • Hispanic Students: 5%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Unknown: 3%
  • Asian Students: 2%
  • Non-resident, alien: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

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