Many students (and their parents) are interested in two key things when planning class schedules at Ball State.

  1. What classes do I need to take before I can graduate?
  2. How long will it take me to get through these classes?

As your advisor's role is to help you to understand academic progress.  Your role is to take responsibility for both academic performance (grades) and academic planning, which results in your unique educational experience and prepares you with the skills to continue learning and to achieve career goals. Don't hesitate to ask your advisor for information about resources or services available to help with improving grades and achieving higher levels of success.