Ball State University

Tuition & Fees $25,942 ($9,774)
Acceptance Rates 62 %
Student Population 22,513
Graduation Rates 58 %
Retention Rate 81 %

Ball State University Academic Overview

Ball State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Muncie, IN. It has a total enrollment of 22,513 including undergraduate and graduate schools and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 62 % last year.

2018 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2017-2018, Ball State University tuition and fees are $9,774 for Indiana residents and $25,942 for non-residents. For graduate school, its 2018 tuition and fees are $9,216 for in-state students and $21,834 for out-of-state students.

Ball State University 2018 Tuition & Fees
[chart] Ball State University 2017-2018 Tuition & Fees

Academic Statistics at Ball State University

[chart] Ball State University Academic Statistics
dAcceptance Rate for Ball State University is 62 %.
Graduation Rate for Ball State University is 58 %
Transfer-out Rate for Ball State University is 26 %
Retention Rate for Ball State University is 81 %
Student Population for Ball State University is 22,513
Student to Faculty Rate for Ball State University is 14 %

Offered Degrees At Ball State University

Ball State University offers 283 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Ball State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate82
One but less than two years certificate20
Associate's Degree71
Bachelor's Degree1116
Post Bachelor's Degree5531
Master's Degree1116
Post Master's Degree65
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship220
Doctor's degree - professional practice11

Student Services

Next table lists student services provided by Ball State University to its attendants.

Student Services at Ball State University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institutionHas own library

Special Learning Opportunities

Ball State University offerers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs. Next table shows more special learning opportunities at Ball State University.

Special Learning Opportunities at Ball State University
Online ClassUnderGraduate, Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing

Additional Facts

Next table summarizes additional characteristics of Ball State University including religious affiliation, institution's hospital, and more.

Additional Characteristics at Ball State University
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree
Board/Meal Plan
Dormitory Capacity6,906
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2017-2018 data and other data is from 2016-2017 data.