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Ball State University Acceptance Rates & Admissions Statistics

What Does the Admissions Department at Ball State University look for in an applicant?

By analyzing the admissions figures of recent freshman cohorts, get a better grasp of your likelihood of gaining admission to Ball State University.

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How are Ball State University Admissions and Enrollment Stats Applicable to You?

Reviewing the admissions stats at Ball State University can help you determine your likelihood of acceptance. Take a look at the SAT and ACT scores of previous applicants to help you understand your chances of being accepted. If you find your scores are lower than the average freshman, try retaking the exam to better your score or reviewing colleges looking for scores matching your own.

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Selectivity (Fall 2021): How Many Students Get Accepted?

Open Admissions No
Selectivity of College Less Selective
Acceptance Rate 68%

Acceptance and Enrollment Stats (Fall 2021)

Applicant Total 22,947
Accepted 15,642
Enrolled 3,248

Applicants: Men - Women  34 to 66
Accepted: Men - Women  32 to 68
Enrolled: Men - Women  38 to 62

Average Test Scores

About 42% of students accepted to Ball State submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 510 and 610. Math scores were between 500 and 600.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Ball State University  ( 510 to 610 )
SAT Math Scores for Ball State University  ( 500 to 600 )

Ball State received ACT scores from 13% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 20 and 27.

ACT Composite Scores for Ball State University  ( 20 to 27 )

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