Special Education

How to Apply to the Graduate Program

Grad School students interested in enrolling in the special education master's degree programs must apply to and be accepted by the Graduate School.
Graduate School admission requirements include:

  • a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • an undergraduate cumulative grade point average of at least 2.75 on a 4.0 scale or a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in the latter half of the baccalaureate

To apply, you will need to submit the following to the Graduate School:

Transfer Students

Work taken for graduate credit at other institutions may be transferable to your degree requirements at Ball State with the approval of the department prior to enrollment. To learn more about transfer credit, visit the Graduate School Web site or call the Department of Special Education at 765-285-5700.

International Students

International students must apply through the Center for International Programs.

Department of Special Education
Teachers College (TC), room 722
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-5700