Admission to the criminal justice and criminology bachelor’s degree program is a simple process. Go to the apply page to see if you meet the admission requirements and to access the online application. Make sure to indicate your major on the application form.

Application Deadlines

To be considered for admission to the semester you prefer, your application and all supporting materials, such as other college or university transcripts, should be to us by the following dates:

  • Fall semester: August 1
  • Spring semester: December 1
  • Summer semester: April 1

Plan for at least 3-4 weeks for staff from your previous schools to send official transcripts to Ball State. We will review your application as soon as we receive all of your application materials.

Students from Other States

Ball State is authorized to accept online students from all U.S. states. Certain conditions may apply depending on what regulations your state has and what degree you are seeking. Learn more about state authorization for non-Indiana students.