Ball State University

Ball State University

Muncie , United States
  • 62
    Acceptance Rate
  • 50
    Available Programs
  • 22513
  • 25000
    Average Cost
  • 90
    Employment Rate
  • Permit


Ball State University offers seven associate degrees, 178 bachelor's, 99 master's, two specialist degrees, and 17 doctoral degrees through eight academic colleges. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia, and Family Studies and Consumer Sciences. Graduating 62% of students, Ball State alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $34,000. In 2012–2013, the average campus class size was 32 students, with a student-to-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. Ball State has adopted environmental sustainability as a primary component to the university's strategic plan and vision.

Entry requirements

Application Process:

1. Review Admission on Criteria



(Applicants that have demonstrated above average grades)


SAT/ACT scores are not required for admission but scores may be used to meet our English proficiency requirement.

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of 79, International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.5., Pearson’s PTE of 53.

2. Apply for admission.

Complete the online application for undergraduate admission. Some program areas require additional information or materials.

3. Send Official Transcript and Academic Records.

Academic Records—You must provide high school transcripts and diplomas from all institutions where you have studied in the past. They must be submitted in English (10th, 11th, and 12th grade, or equivalent) or with an official translation. Transcripts from schools located in the United States must be sent directly from the institution to Ball State.

4. Send your Passport Copy and Financial Statement

5. Register for eShipGlobal to recieve your Admissions and Immigration Documents. 

Scholarship & funding

The University offers a wide range of scholarships for international students.

The details you can see on their official website


Student life

Welcome to the Student Life at Ball State University! This video introduces students to number of leadership, service, and diversity programs and services sponsored by the Office of Student Life and explains how students can get involved.