Biomechanics Laboratory

Graduate Program Application Checklist


  • A bachelor's degree with a GPA of at least a 2.75 on a 4.0 scale is required for admission into any graduate program at Ball State University
  • In addition to applying to our program, all students must ALSO apply and be accepted into the Graduate School of Ball State University
  • To be considered for the Master of Science program in Biomechanics at Ball State University, the following items must be submitted by February 15. Please use this checklist to ensure that you have completed all of the necessary application steps.

Biomechanics Master's Program Application Process: all of these items must be submitted before your application will be reviewed.

  1. Master's application form: this form supplies background information on each candidate. Application (fillable PDF)
  2. Transcript(s) from all previous colleges - unofficial or official scanned and sent electronically. 
  3. Curriculum vita: this summarizes all of your educational and work experiences. It should be complete, but brief.
  4. Three letters of recommendation: more than three letters can be sent, but they should come from individuals who can judge your potential as a graduate student.
  5. GRE scores: if you cannot take the exams prior to submission or have not received your scores, indicate such in your application and give a possible receipt date. TOEFL scores are required of all International students. NOTE: It is to your advantage to have these submitted by the February 15 deadline to receive full consideration.

Application materials may be scanned and emailed to Heather Melton

or be mailed to:
Heather Melton
Ball State University, HP 311
Muncie, IN 47306

If you have any questions, call 765-285-5178.

Graduate School Application Process: the following items must be submitted. 

  1. Graduate School application
  2. One copy of official transcript(s)
  3. GRE scores

Send these graduate application materials to: 
Ball State University
Graduate School
Muncie, IN 47306

Biomechanics Laboratory
Health and Physical Activity Building (HP), Room HP 311
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 am -5 pm Monday-Friday
Phone: 765-285-5178
Fax: 765-285-8762
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