145x97
  • Avg. SAT Score
    1033
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $8,498
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    2,075
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
WB 147
Muncie, Indiana 47306, United States
Website

About Miller College of Business

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

  • Selectivity
    58%
  • Yield
    40%
  • Average Salary
    $42,208
  • School Status
    Public
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1965

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Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
58% Ball State University 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. High school GPA
  2. SAT/ACT scores
  3. Secondary school record
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
14567% 14,567
58% 58
40% 40
58% School Selectivity
40% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • SAT
  • ACT
  • TOEFL/IELTS
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

Request official transcripts from all institutions attended (colleges, universities, or voc schools) sent to the Office of Admissions. You also must submit an official final high school transcript or an official GED score. Plus, you have an online resource that can help you learn if credits you earned at another institution will transfer to Ball State. Submit SAT or ACT scores to the Office of Admissions. Please submit your scores if you have taken either test.

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
620% 620
82% 82
100% 100
82% Program Selectivity
100% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not required
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled Declare business major
  • Min college GPA for transfers 2.5
  • Other transfer requirements complete 4 courses.
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions No
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? No
  • How freshmen are admitted
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
0%
0%
0%
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
0%
0%
0%
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
0%
0%
0%
40% Graduates seeking full-time employment
60% Graduates not seeking employment
49% Percentage of graduates for whom employment information is available
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • Somerset 3
  • Sherwin Williams 2
  • Monarch Beverage 1
  • Katz Sapper and Miller 1
  • Greenwalt 1
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
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 6
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 300
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Job Fair and on-campus recruiting

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$19,200
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $8,498
  • Fees $622
  • Expenses $10,080
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$34,164
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $23,462
  • Fees $622
  • Expenses $10,080
37% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 10% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 8%
  • Merit 92%
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Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website bsu.edu/finaid
Scholarships
$4,667,230
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$5,625,443
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • Miller College of Business
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
36% 33
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
43% 25
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
3 Miller College of Business 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
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Business Program Classes
8% Less than 20 Students
92% 21 to 50 students
25 Average number of students in non-business required electives
85 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2012
Degrees Offered
  • BA/BS Accounting
  • BA/BS Economics
  • BA/BS Finance
  • BA/BS Risk Management and Insurance
  • BA/BS Information Systems
  • BA/BS Logistics
  • BA/BS Entrepreneurial Management
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
79% 79
76% 76
Prominent Faculty
  • Mark Myring

    Accounting

  • Ramon Avila

    Marketing

  • Kerry Anne McGeary

    Health Economics

  • Are work study or co-ops available? No
  • Description of work study / co-ops:

  • Is study abroad available? Yes
  • Description of study abroad programs:

  • Is community service or volunteering available? Yes
  • Description of community service/volunteering:

Students

11% Students in Top 10% of High School Class 19% Students with High School GPA over 3.75
1100 75th Percentile Score on SAT 25 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
82% 82
African American
8% 8
Hispanic
5% 5
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
1%
94%
1%
1%
1%
1%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
97% 97
Canada
1% 1
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
1% 1
Dual Citizenship
0% 0
19 Average age of full-time students
79% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
42% 42
58% 58

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 31,901
Alumni Donations
$386 Average Gift $200,805 Largest Gift

Most Prominent Alumni