You must first apply and be approved to Ball State’s Graduate School or International Admissions.
Be sure to note that not all documents are sent to the same place.
Prepare and submit these materials directly to the Department of English:
Joyce Huff, Assistant Chair
Graduate and Undergraduate Programs
Department of English
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306
Submit these materials to either the Graduate School or International Admissions:
The three doctoral programs and the master's programs in rhetoric and composition, linguistics, TESOL and TESOL/linguistics admit new students for the fall semester only; applications must be complete by January 15 (i.e., the application deadline for fall 2014 consideration is January 15, 2014). The master's programs in creative writing, literature, and general have "rolling admissions" and are reviewed throughout the year.
The application deadline for fall 2013 admission consideration to the master's programs in rhetoric and composition, linguistics, TESOL, and TESOL/linguistics and the doctoral programs in applied linguistics, literature, and rhetoric and composition has passed. The application deadline was January 31, 2014. These programs do NOT admit for spring or summer admission. The master's programs in creative writing, literature, and general have "rolling admission."
Assistantships deadline: If you wish to be considered for an assistantship, complete your application by January 15.
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