Graduate Students

To apply for a master's, doctoral, or specialist degree, or a graduate-level certificate, you need to:

1.  Meet the Graduate School admission requirements for the level of graduate program you seek:

2. Meet the admission requirements specific to your degree or certificate program, including submission of a separate department application (if required). The admission process for each of our graduate programs can be found on the programs’ Web pages:

3. Arrange for official transcripts of all the colleges or universities you have ever attended to be sent to:

Graduate School Admissions
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

4. Complete the Graduate School application, including paying the $60 graduate application fee.

Online and Distance Education
David Letterman Communication and Media Building (LB), Room 131
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time, Monday-Friday
Phone: 1-800-872-0369 or 765-285-1581
Fax: 765-285-7161
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