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Address2000 University Ave, Muncie, IN 47306
Phone765-289-1241
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School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Ball State University Campus, Muncie, IN
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2021 Tuition & Fees and 2022 Estimation

For undergraduate school, the 2021 tuition and fees of Ball State University are $10,144 for in-state students and $27,132 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2021 tuition and fees are $9,990 for in-state students and $26,204 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2022 tuition & fees are $10,270 for Indiana residents and $27,468 for out-of-state students based on the tuition changes over the past five years. The estimated 2022 graduate school tuition & fees are $10,492 for Indiana residents and $30,361 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $44,600. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where the Management Science program shows the highest salary with $60,900 after graduating.
2020-21 Tuition & Fees2021-22 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$10,144$27,132
Graduate$9,990$26,204
BSU 2020-2021 Tuition Costs Chart
*Updated with 2021 tuition data: source: NCES (National Center for Education Statistics)

2021 Key Stats

The Acceptance rate at Ball State University is 77% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 23%. The average SAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 1,160.
The average graduation rate is 67%. Total 21,884 students are attending the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in the next table.
2021 Key Academics Statistics at BSU
Admission Stats »77% Acceptance Rate / 23% Yield
Test Scores »1,160 SAT
Graduation Rate »67%
Transfer-out Rate24%
Retention Rate78%(full-time), 17% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio6.25% (16 to 1)
Student Population »21,884 (16,160 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$10,960
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$44,600
Average Salary by Field of Study$18,300 - $60,900

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Ball State University offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers. The next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities at BSU
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy
Weekend/Evening CollegeYes
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
BSU provides several student services including academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services at BSU
Remedial servicesNo
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenYes
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Campus Life

The following table illustrates the special characteristics of Ball State University. It has dormitories (or campus-owned housing) and its capacity is 6,646. It also offers separate board/meal plans.
BSU Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity6,646



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