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### Explore Exciting Opportunities at Ball State’s Graduate School


No matter where you currently stand in your academic journey, whether you’re a freshman or a sophomore, it’s never too early to contemplate the next steps.

Ball State University’s Graduate School presents a myriad of possibilities, boasting over 100 master’s, doctoral, and specialist degrees, as well as advanced certificates in diverse and sought-after fields. Many of our programs have achieved top rankings nationally.

Embarking on a postgraduate education at Ball State opens doors to flexible study arrangements, outstanding support services, comprehensive wellness programs, exclusive leadership development prospects, and interactive learning environments. Our esteemed faculty views you as a collaborative learning partner, fostering your growth, enhancing your expertise, and guiding you towards your professional objectives.

Your success is our utmost priority. Explore the array of benefits awaiting students at the Ball State Graduate School:

  • On Campus + Online: Tailored course options empower you to choose how you wish to pursue your graduate studies—be it on campus, online, or a blend of both. You’ll receive a top-notch education that aligns with your timetable.

  • Accelerated Master’s Program (AMP): In various fields of study, our AMP enables Ball State undergraduates to commence their graduate journey early, saving time and resources.

  • Career Development: The Graduate Opportunity and Leadership Development (GOLD) initiative equips you with essential skills in career advancement, communication, diversity and inclusion, research proficiency, teaching abilities, and personal well-being.

  • Wellness Emphasis: Through the Graduate Student Wellness Initiative (GSWI), you’ll acquire practical techniques to enhance your overall well-being in both personal and professional spheres.

  • Diverse Mentorship: The Pathways Project pairs students from underrepresented backgrounds with mentors from the faculty, staff, community, and alumni, fostering individualized support and skill enhancement.

  • Financial Assistance: Research grants and graduate assistantships offer vital financial aid and valuable professional prospects for your graduate studies.

  • Hands-On Experience: Practical involvement in professional, clinical, research, teaching, or creative endeavors within your program exposes you to cutting-edge facilities and advanced campus resources.

  • Immersive Education: Engage in distinctive immersive projects that enable collaborative problem-solving for real clients or communities, facilitating the acquisition of practical skills and industry connections.

Take your future to new heights and propel your career forward by pursuing your next academic milestone at Ball State. Explore the wealth of opportunities awaiting you at the Graduate School and submit your program application today!