January 15, 2016
For the fifth year in a row, the U.S. News and World Report scored Ball State's online programs in the top 50 programs.
September 3, 2015
Ball State awarded $4.2 million to 16 initiatives in its first year of giving out Academic Excellence Grants. The grant program was first announced at President Paul W. Ferguson’s State of the University address in February, and is a part of Ferguson’s 18 by ’18 plan to make the university more student-centered and community-engaged.