Master's Degree in Special Education Named Among Nation's Best Online Programs, a leading resource for online education, has named Ball State's master's degree in Special Education as one of the nation's best online programs for 2013-14. Data and surveys from programs across the nation were compiled and analyzed over the course of the 2012-2013 academic year.

According to, "Ball State University delivers impressive programs of study that involve immersive learning and online study for graduate-level special education. Graduate students can pursue a BSU master of arts program in special education, a master's degree in education with a special education focus or a master's degree with autism specialty."