Ready to Apply?

You will first want to check if you meet the admission requirements for the Ball State Graduate School. Then you may apply.

No GRE is required.

Application Deadlines

Both the special education and ABA master's degree programs have three application deadlines:

  • Fall Semester: July 10
  • Spring Semester: November 15
  • Summer Semester: April 15

Summer semester courses are available.


Admission to Ball State is selective, and we carefully evaluate all application on an individual basis. Applying for admission is easy. Use our convenient, comprehensive, and secure online application.

Note: We do not require letters of recommendation or any separate application materials for the master’s in special education or the master's in ABA.

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