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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    516
  • Program Cost
    $15,000
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
2000 W. University Ave
WB 147
Muncie, Indiana 47306, United States
Website

Experienced, high-quality, low cost. We have been delivering the MBA in a hybrid synchronous model to both on campus students and working professionals in remote locations for over 30 years. Classes are professionally produced. Recognized by Quality Matters and Sloan-C as a national leader in online education. Full staff of instructional designers and certified professionals who assist our professors with course development and delivery. One of the lowest cost degrees in the US.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    58%
  • Selectivity
    80%
  • Job Offers
    10%
  • Average Salary
    $61,000.00
  • Top Industry
    Government

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About Ball State University

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.36 GPA of All Applicants 3.43 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 20
  • Median 0
  • Middle 80% 0 to 72
Admissions Selectivity
80% Miller College of Business 46% Average Across All Schools

516 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
62% 492
65% 516
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 30
80% 80.0
58% 58.0
Female
37% 37
International
37% 37
Re-Applicants
0%
0%
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Business (General)
  • Accepted
  • Economics
  • Accounting
  • Finance
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Ball State University
  • Indiana University Purdue University - Indianapolis
  • Purdue
  • Southern Illinois University
  • University of Iowa
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Interviews Unimportant
  • Application Essay Moderately Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Moderately Important
  • Recommendations Moderately Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Comcast
  • Maingate, Inc.
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • BKD, LLP
  • Deloitte, LTD
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
0% 0
710 to 739
0% 0
0% 0
680 to 709
0% 0
0% 0
650 to 679
0% 0
0% 0
620 to 649
7% 7
8% 8
590 to 619
0% 0
8% 8
560 to 589
10% 10
4% 4
530 to 559
31% 31
38% 38
500 to 529
4% 4
4% 4
Under 500
48% 48
38% 38
English Language Requirements
550 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Government 31%
Top Industry
  • Financial Services 23%
  • Other 15%
  • Consulting 15%
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
10% Miller College of Business 83% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
8% 8
61% 60.97325153374234
8% Receive Offers
8% 8
56% 55.69710982658959
8% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
2% 2
22% 21.9117610062893
2% Receive Offers
2% 2
25% 25.424767441860464
2% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
0%
11% 11.25
3% Graduates seeking full-time employment
11% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Finance/Accounting
25% 25
$80,000.00 Data not provided
General Management
8% 8
$52,000.00 Data not provided
Human Resources
17% 17
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
8% 8
$70,000.00 Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
17% 17
$75,000.00 Data not provided
Other
25% 25
$45,000.00
35K 55K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
15% 15
$72,500.00 Data not provided
Financial Services
23% 23
$52,000.00 Data not provided
Government
31% 31
$45,000.00
35K 55K
Technology
8% 8
$80,000.00 Data not provided
Other
15% 15
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
15% 15
Data not provided
More than one year, up to three years
38% 38
$55,000.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
25% 25
$45,000.00
35K 55K
North America
75% 75
$70,000.00
52K 80K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. South
13% 13
$75,000.00 Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
63% 63
$67,000.00
52K 80K
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks
  • Percentage of internships that are paid
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $15,000
  • Budget $12,140
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $30,000
  • Budget $12,140
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$21,450 Average Scholarship Amount 72% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
83% 83
72% 72
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$185,862
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Some Other Criteria
0%
Of first-year institutional scholarship recipients who received at least the same amount for the second year
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt $31,634
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
45 Miller College of Business 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
100% 100
Distance learning
100% 100
Case study
30% 30
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • Operations Management
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • Operations Management
  • Sales Management
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 15
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Each year the Miller College of Business upgrades all the labs and other technology infrastructure, including classrooms.

Students: Who are my classmates?

21% International Students
43% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
91% 91
Asian American
9% 9
Multiethnic
0% 0
Student Citizenship
North America
79% 79
Asia
21% 21
Non-Europe Free Trade Zone
0% 0
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

12,936 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
2% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.