Ball State University

Public 4 Years (or High) school in Muncie, Indiana

#384 in National Universities

  • Ball State University is a public (4 years or high) college located in Muncie, Indiana. It has a total enrollment of 21,884 including undergraduate (16,160) and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance rate at Ball State University is 64.78% last year (undergraduate school).

    The average salary after 10 years of graduation is $44,600 after graduating from Ball State University. The salary range by major programs is from $18,300 to $60,900 after graduating the school.

    Ball State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.

  • Ball State University Rankings

    #34 in Indiana
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Rate64.78 %
    Yield (Enrollment Rate)23.70 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$55
    Graduate Application Fees$60

    The acceptance rate of Ball State University is 64.78% where total 23,988 students have applied and 15,539 were accepted to admit. The yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 23.70% where 3,683 students finally enrolled out of 15,539 accepted students

  • In-StateOut-of-State
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$10,020$26,800
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,512$22,616
    On-Campus Living Costs$13,558
    Off-Campus Living Costs$13,222

    The tuition & fees at Ball State University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $10,020 for in-state students and $26,800 for out-of-students.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $13,558 when living on campus and $13,222 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Meal Plan

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Ball State University provides various learning opportunities and services for their students. It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Meal Plan, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Career Counseling and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Ball State University.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers at Ball State University

Key Stats for Ball State University

Costs of Attendance expensive

Ball State University$26,800
All U.S. Colleges$15,474
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges$17,220
4 Years or High Colleges$19,284
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Indiana$21,207

Admission Chances average


Acceptance Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges68.10%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges70.41%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges67.14%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Indiana75.72%

Financial Helps average


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges67.44%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges62.87%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges74.12%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Indiana56.56%

Student Population small

Ball State University21,884
All U.S. Colleges20,490,526
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges8,966,241
4 Years or High Colleges14,167,576
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Indiana238,011

Graduation Rates average


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges53.28%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges45.08%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Indiana39.22%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges203
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Indiana288

Distance Learning very diverse online courses


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges21
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Indiana35
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