Academic Profile for 2023

Four Year Graduation Rate
54%

Six Year Graduation Rate
68%

Eight Year Graduation Rate
68%

Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1

First Year Retention Rate
73%


Distribution of Students per State

for the first-year class of
3,567
students in 2020

(Hover in each state to view details of distribution)

None
1 To 10
11 To 30
31 To 50
51 To 100
101 and Above

Student Race, Ethnicity, and Age Information


Total Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity for the 2021 school year

Students Total
15,041

Total Enrollment by Age for the 2020 school year

Students Total
15,780

Other Learning Opportunities
Distance learning
Graduate level programs or courses are offered via distance education
Undergraduate level programs or courses are offered via distance education
Special learning
ROTC - Army
Study abroad
Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)
Weekend/evening college


Accreditation

Institutional

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Agency Period of Accreditation Status
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1925 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Ball State University at Miami Correctional Facility)
08/01/2000 - 07/01/2012
Closed by Institition
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Ball State University at Outreach Services Site)
08/01/2002 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Ball State University at Indianapolis Center)
08/18/2010 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Ball State University at Indiana State Prison)
08/01/1997 - 07/01/2012
Closed by Institition
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Ball State University at New Castle Correctional Facility)
08/01/2003 - 07/01/2012
Closed by Institition
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Ball State University at Correctional Industrial Facility)
08/01/1986 - 07/01/2012
Closed by Institition
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Ball State University at Pendleton Correctional Facility)
08/01/1974 - 07/01/2012
Closed by Institition
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Ball State University at Indiana Women's Prison)
08/01/1992 - 08/01/2005
Closed by Institition
Specialized

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Agency / Program Period of Accreditation Status
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
[Didactic Program in Dietetics]
07/01/1976 - Current
Renewal of Accreditation
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
[Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program]
01/01/1978 - 07/22/2006
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
[Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program]
12/01/1984 - 12/31/2006
Expired
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
[Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program]
12/01/1968 - 12/31/2006
Expired
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
[Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs]
05/04/1982 - Current
Accredited
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
[School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs]
05/03/1985 - Current
Accredited
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
[Audiology (AUD) - Graduate degree programs]
03/19/1974 - 02/01/2001
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
[Clinical doctoral program in Audiology]
02/01/2006 - Current
Accredited
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
[Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs]
03/19/1974 - Current
Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels]
04/08/2006 - Current
Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels]
04/08/2006 - Current
Accredited
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
[English Language (Intensive English Institute)]
08/04/2012 - Current
Accredited
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
[Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers]
04/11/1997 - Current
Accredited
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
[Radiologic Technology (RADTT) - Programs for radiation therapists]
01/01/1990 - 01/01/2007
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
[Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs]
09/01/1994 - Current
Accredited
National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation
[Dance (DANCE) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and non-degree-granting programs]
07/01/2006 - Current
Accredited
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
[Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs]
09/01/1947 - Current
Accredited
National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
[Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs]
09/01/1996 - Current
Accredited
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
[Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools]
01/01/1954 - Current
Accredited
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