Overview

Student Population
22,513
National Rank
#451
Ball State University overview
Location Muncie, Indiana
Online bsu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Ball State University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Muncie, Indiana, Ball State University is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 24,191 prospective students applied, and 15,017 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,985 enrolled in the school.  16,440 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 6,073 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $9,234 plus fees of $662. BSU is ranked 451 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Average 
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SAT 1150/1310
ACT 20/24
GPA 3.42
Applications Accepted
62.1% 
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Applications Due Aug 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Indiana Resident Tuition
$9,234
In State Costs for Ball State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,354
Other Fees$662
Room and Board $10,234
Budget for Other Expenses$3,066
Total One Year Cost$24,550
Out of State Tuition
$25,806
Out of State Costs for Ball State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,354
Other Fees$662
Room and Board $10,234
Budget for Other Expenses$3,066
Total One Year Cost$41,122

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
55% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Ball State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Liberal Arts and Humanities 18%
Business 16%
Education 12%
Communication 9%
Health Professions 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=150136 IPEDS survey data for Ball State University.