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How to Apply

Step One: Apply for admission to the Ball State University Graduate School.

  • Before applying to the Master of Arts degree program in sociology, you must first apply to the Ball State University Graduate School for admission to the university.
  • Graduate School application packets can be obtained at the Graduate School office, downloaded from their Web site, or requested by calling 765-285-1297.
  • International students should contact the Center for International Programs on the Web or by calling 765-285-5422.

Step Two: Apply to the Department of Sociology.

  • After applying to the Graduate School for admission to Ball State University, you must apply directly to the Department of Sociology. Forms can be filled out online (click here to get to the online form) and may also be obtained by calling the department office at 765-285-5977 or by e-mailing the graduate program director.
Department of Sociology
North Quad Room 222
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-5977