In 2016, 5,555 people graduated from undergraduate and graduate programs at Ball State University. 64.2% of these graduates were women, and 35.8% were men. The majority of graduating students were White (4,427 graduates), meaning that there were 14.4 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 307 graduates.
The median undergraduate tuition at Ball State University is $8,992, which is $2,001 more than the national median of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $24,766, which is 275% of the cost for in-state students, and is $2,001 more than the national median $6,991.
The median in-state tuition at Ball State University is $8,992, which is $2,001 more than the national median in-state tuition of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $24,766, which is 275% of the cost for in-state students, and is $6,390 more than the national median out-of-state tuition of $18,376.
After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $13,369.
In 2016, 65% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 59% of undergraduate students received federal loans.
Ball State University received 24,735 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 11.7% annual growth. Out of those 24,735 applicants, 15,398 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 62.3% acceptance rate.
There were 21,998 students enrolled at Ball State University in 2016, and 53% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.
Ball State University has an overall enrollment yield of 25.2%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.
Ball State University has a total enrollment of 21,998 students. The full-time enrollment at Ball State University is 16,389 students and the part-time enrollment is 5,609. This means that 74.5% of students enrolled at Ball State University are enrolled full-time.
The enrolled student population at Ball State University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 78.4%White, 7.12%Black or African American, 4.45%Hispanic or Latino, 2.55%Two or More Races, 1.42%Asian, 0.1%Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.04%American Indian or Alaska Native.
Students enrolled at Ball State University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority WhiteFemale (32.9%), followed by WhiteMale (22.6%) and Black or African AmericanFemale (3.32%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority WhiteFemale (2.65%), followed by WhiteMale (1.47%) and Hispanic or LatinoFemale (0.17%).
In 2016, 1,583 more women than men graduated from Ball State University. The majority of students graduating from Ball State University are White. These 4,427 graduates mean that there were 14.4 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 307 graduates.
Ball State University has an endowment valued at nearly $192M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $2.83M (1.47%), compared to the 1.09% average return ($2.96M on $270M) across all Doctoral Universities.
In 2015, Ball State University had a total expenditure of $473M. Of that $473M, they spent $231M on salaries and $76.3M on benefits.
Ball State University employs 341Assistant professors, 230Associate professors, and 229Instructors. Most academics at Ball State University are FemaleAssistant professors (175), MaleAssistant professors (166), and MaleProfessors (157).
The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Ball State University are: Service, with 546 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 481 employees, and Computer, Engineering, and Science with 194 employees.