Ball State tuition is calculated at a cost-per-credit-hour rate; plus, you will be responsible for indirect costs such as books and other course materials.

You may also qualify for financial assistance. We recommend you check out these key sources:

  1. Scholarships for Indiana Early Childhood ProfessionalsTEACH Early Childhood Indiana
    If you live and work in Indiana, you will want to be aware of the T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Indiana Bachelor's Degree Scholarship Program. If you qualify, a T.E.A.C.H. scholarship can cover up to 80 percent of your Ball State tuition and book costs for the classes your need to complete your degree. Plus, you may be eligible for a $50 per semester stipend and a $300 per year bonus when T.E.A.C.H. receives your qualifying grades. Call the T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Indiana Office at 800-657-7577 to find out if you are eligible.

  2. Ball State’s Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships
    Specialists in our Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships can help you understand more about other financial aid opportunities that you might qualify for and the requirements needed to apply and receive aid.

  3. Tuition Assistance from Your Employer
    Learn more about this often-overlooked benefit

  4. Military Benefits
    If you are active in the military, a veteran, or a spouse or dependent of a veteran or active service member, Ball State can help you find out if you qualify for any financial aid benefits. TEACH Indiana link