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Explore international student trends at Ball State University to discover how Ball State stacks up to the competition when it comes to serving students from outside the United States.

Overall, Ball State is among the top schools for students from outside the United States. They are ranked 179th out of 1,148 in our Overall Best Value U.S. Colleges & Universities for International Students.

The presence of international students on campus means a greater diversity of options, perspectives and knowledge to add to the diversity of thought on campus. As the economy becomes more global in scope, interaction with students from all different countries becomes an important part of higher education.

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,037,354 international students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this diverse international pool, Ball State was home to approximately 646 international students.

College Factual ranks Ball State as 322nd out of a total 1,293 colleges and universities for popularity with international students.

International Popularity: (322nd out of 1,293)

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At least 34 countries are represented on the Ball State campus. The countries with the largest on-campus communities are Saudi Arabia, China, and India. |

Ball State University reports having a total of 646 international students on campus, 329 of whom are undergraduates. This is out of a total of 21,196 students, 16,602 of whom are undergraduates.

Ball State suggests that international students make up about 3.0% of the student body. |

Use the map below to explore the popularity of Ball State University on a country by country basis.

Over the last five years the total international population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 10.4%. Saudi Arabia is the largest contributor to this growth, with an estimated total of 220 students. |

The chart below shows how the total number of international students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (450 students)

2012: (501 students)

2013: (758 students)

2014: (924 students)

2015: (780 students)

2016: (646 students)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 451st out of 1,174 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to international students.

International Quality: (451st out of 1,174)

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CollegeFactual has also ranked the quality of the education at Ball State on a country by country basis. Ball State ranks the best for are for students from Saudi Arabia, China, and Canada.

Use the map below to explore the Ball State University experience for your country.

College Factual ranks Ball State as 179th out of a total 1,148 colleges and universities for providing value to international students.

International Value: (179th out of 1,148)

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CollegeFactual has also ranked the value of the education at Ball State on a country by country basis. Ball State's best value is for students from China, Saudi Arabia, and Canada.

Use the map below to explore Ball State University value for your country.

The most popular degrees at Ball State with international students are General Business/Commerce, Basic Developmental & Remedial Education, and Computer Information Systems.

General Business/Commerce: (67 students)

Basic Developmental & Remedial Education: (50 students)

Computer Information Systems: (48 students)

Landscape Architecture: (39 students)

Special Education: (36 students)

Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods: (28 students)

Information Science: (24 students)

Finance & Financial Management: (24 students)

Music: (23 students)

Statistics: (20 students)

Use the map below to explore the most popular degrees at Ball State University on a country by country basis.

The map below (and the following country names) can be used to select a specific country and drill into Ball State University information specific to that country.

Country | Popularity Ranking | Quality Ranking | Value Ranking |
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Australia | 302 | N/A | N/A |

Bahamas | 230 | N/A | N/A |

Bangladesh | 170 | 182 | 111 |

Brazil | 345 | 238 | 134 |

Canada | 370 | 332 | 161 |

China | 243 | 355 | 160 |

France | 512 | N/A | N/A |

Germany | 409 | N/A | N/A |

Ghana | 195 | N/A | N/A |

Greece | 217 | N/A | N/A |

India | 358 | 383 | 205 |

Indonesia | 324 | N/A | N/A |

Iran | 260 | N/A | N/A |

Israel | 189 | N/A | N/A |

Jamaica | 325 | N/A | N/A |

Japan | 432 | N/A | N/A |

Jordan | 164 | N/A | N/A |

Kenya | 205 | N/A | N/A |

Kuwait | 246 | N/A | N/A |

Malaysia | 372 | N/A | N/A |

Nepal | 495 | N/A | N/A |

Nigeria | 428 | N/A | N/A |

Pakistan | 286 | N/A | N/A |

Philippines | 201 | N/A | N/A |

Saudi Arabia | 96 | 212 | 123 |

South Korea | 282 | 328 | 178 |

Spain | 527 | N/A | N/A |

Sri Lanka | 158 | N/A | N/A |

Sweden | 372 | N/A | N/A |

Taiwan | 298 | 246 | 131 |

Turkey | 275 | N/A | N/A |

United Kingdom | 566 | N/A | N/A |

Venezuela | 440 | N/A | N/A |

Vietnam | 404 | 316 | 164 |

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 67,439 Saudi Arabian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 67,439, Ball State was home to approximately 220 Saudi Arabian students.

Saudi Arabian Popularity: (96th out of 719)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 96th out of a total 719 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Arabian students could account for as much as 1.0% of the entire student body and as much as 34.1% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Saudi Arabian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 9.3%. Over the last five years the total Saudi Arabian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 12.8%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Saudi Arabian students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (197 students)

2012: (182 students)

2013: (373 students)

2014: (501 students)

2015: (347 students)

2016: (220 students)

College Factual ranks Ball State as 212nd best out of 548 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Saudi Arabian students.

Saudi Arabian Quality: (212nd out of 548)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 123rd out of a total 539 colleges and universities for providing value to Saudi Arabian students.

Saudi Arabian Value: (123rd out of 539)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 361,953 Chinese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 361,953, Ball State was home to approximately 212 Chinese students.

Chinese Popularity: (243rd out of 1,055)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 243rd out of a total 1,055 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from China.

Chinese students could account for as much as 1.0% of the entire student body and as much as 32.8% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Chinese population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 3.1%. Over the last five years the total Chinese population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 5.3%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Chinese students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (169 students)

2012: (213 students)

2013: (243 students)

2014: (236 students)

2015: (221 students)

2016: (212 students)

College Factual ranks Ball State as 355th best out of 798 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Chinese students.

Chinese Quality: (355th out of 798)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 160th out of a total 786 colleges and universities for providing value to Chinese students.

Chinese Value: (160th out of 786)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 178,562 Indian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 178,562, Ball State was home to approximately 42 Indian students.

Indian Popularity: (358th out of 950)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 358th out of a total 950 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from India.

Indian students could account for as much as 0.2% of the entire student body and as much as 6.5% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Indian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 4.4%. Over the last five years the total Indian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 4.4%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Indian students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (34 students)

2012: (34 students)

2013: (36 students)

2014: (39 students)

2015: (41 students)

2016: (42 students)

College Factual ranks Ball State as 383rd best out of 618 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Indian students.

Indian Quality: (383rd out of 618)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 205th out of a total 607 colleges and universities for providing value to Indian students.

Indian Value: (205th out of 607)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 59,750 South Korean students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 59,750, Ball State was home to approximately 31 South Korean students.

South Korean Popularity: (282nd out of 941)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 282nd out of a total 941 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from South Korea.

South Korean students could account for as much as 0.1% of the entire student body and as much as 4.8% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total South Korean population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 9.8%. Over the last five years the total South Korean population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 12.8%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of South Korean students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (18 students)

2012: (24 students)

2013: (30 students)

2014: (35 students)

2015: (36 students)

2016: (31 students)

College Factual ranks Ball State as 328th best out of 567 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to South Korean students.

South Korean Quality: (328th out of 567)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 178th out of a total 558 colleges and universities for providing value to South Korean students.

South Korean Value: (178th out of 558)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 28,520 Canadian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 28,520, Ball State was home to approximately 13 Canadian students.

Canadian Popularity: (370th out of 1,043)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 370th out of a total 1,043 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Canada.

Canadian students could account for as much as 0.1% of the entire student body and as much as 2.0% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Canadian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.3%. Over the last five years the total Canadian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 82.7%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Canadian students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (0 students)

2012: (2 students)

2013: (7 students)

2014: (12 students)

2015: (14 students)

2016: (13 students)

College Factual ranks Ball State as 332nd best out of 612 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Canadian students.

Canadian Quality: (332nd out of 612)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 161st out of a total 603 colleges and universities for providing value to Canadian students.

Canadian Value: (161st out of 603)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 6,464 Bangladeshi students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 6,464, Ball State was home to approximately 11 Bangladeshi students.

Bangladeshi Popularity: (170th out of 528)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 170th out of a total 528 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Bangladesh.

Bangladeshi students could account for as much as 0.1% of the entire student body and as much as 1.7% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Bangladeshi population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 21.1%. Over the last five years the total Bangladeshi population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 58.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Bangladeshi students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (0 students)

2012: (2 students)

2013: (4 students)

2014: (7 students)

2015: (11 students)

2016: (11 students)

College Factual ranks Ball State as 182nd best out of 258 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Bangladeshi students.

Bangladeshi Quality: (182nd out of 258)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 111st out of a total 252 colleges and universities for providing value to Bangladeshi students.

Bangladeshi Value: (111st out of 252)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 20,112 Taiwanese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 20,112, Ball State was home to approximately 7 Taiwanese students.

Taiwanese Popularity: (298th out of 653)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 298th out of a total 653 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Taiwan.

Taiwanese students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 1.1% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Taiwanese population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 15.1%. Over the last five years the total Taiwanese population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 56.7%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Taiwanese students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (1 students)

2012: (1 students)

2013: (1 students)

2014: (2 students)

2015: (3 students)

2016: (7 students)

College Factual ranks Ball State as 246th best out of 341 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Taiwanese students.

Taiwanese Quality: (246th out of 341)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 131st out of a total 333 colleges and universities for providing value to Taiwanese students.

Taiwanese Value: (131st out of 333)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 14,312 Vietnamese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 14,312, Ball State was home to approximately 6 Vietnamese students.

Vietnamese Popularity: (404th out of 835)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 404th out of a total 835 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Vietnam.

Vietnamese students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.9% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Vietnamese population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 19.5%. Over the last five years the total Vietnamese population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 69.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Vietnamese students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (1 students)

2012: (1 students)

2013: (4 students)

2014: (5 students)

2015: (6 students)

2016: (6 students)

College Factual ranks Ball State as 316th best out of 450 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Vietnamese students.

Vietnamese Quality: (316th out of 450)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 164th out of a total 442 colleges and universities for providing value to Vietnamese students.

Vietnamese Value: (164th out of 442)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 9,554 Brazilian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 9,554, Ball State was home to approximately 6 Brazilian students.

Brazilian Popularity: (345th out of 867)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 345th out of a total 867 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Brazil.

Brazilian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.9% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Brazilian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 21.0%. Over the last five years the total Brazilian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 50.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Brazilian students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (0 students)

2012: (0 students)

2013: (2 students)

2014: (4 students)

2015: (4 students)

2016: (6 students)

College Factual ranks Ball State as 238th best out of 419 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Brazilian students.

Brazilian Quality: (238th out of 419)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 134th out of a total 408 colleges and universities for providing value to Brazilian students.

Brazilian Value: (134th out of 408)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 2,758 Sri Lankan students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 2,758, Ball State was home to approximately 4 Sri Lankan students.

Sri Lankan Popularity: (158th out of 416)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 158th out of a total 416 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Sri Lanka.

Sri Lankan students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.6% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Sri Lankan population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 7.8%. Over the last five years the total Sri Lankan population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 22.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Sri Lankan students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (2 students)

2012: (3 students)

2013: (3 students)

2014: (5 students)

2015: (3 students)

2016: (4 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 16,108 Japanese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 16,108, Ball State was home to approximately 4 Japanese students.

Japanese Popularity: (432nd out of 796)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 432nd out of a total 796 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Japan.

Japanese students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.6% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Japanese population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 21.0%. Over the last five years the total Japanese population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 58.3%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Japanese students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (0 students)

2012: (1 students)

2013: (3 students)

2014: (3 students)

2015: (4 students)

2016: (4 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 2,161 Ghanaian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 2,161, Ball State was home to approximately 4 Ghanaian students.

Ghanaian Popularity: (195th out of 574)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 195th out of a total 574 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Ghana.

Ghanaian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.6% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the past five years the total Ghanaian population of students on campus has shrunk. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Ghanaian students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (4 students)

2012: (4 students)

2013: (4 students)

2014: (3 students)

2015: (2 students)

2016: (4 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 12,523 Iranian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 12,523, Ball State was home to approximately 4 Iranian students.

Iranian Popularity: (260th out of 461)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 260th out of a total 461 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Iran.

Iranian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.6% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Iranian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 18.8%. Over the last five years the total Iranian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 58.3%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Iranian students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (0 students)

2012: (1 students)

2013: (1 students)

2014: (1 students)

2015: (3 students)

2016: (4 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 10,887 Nigerian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 10,887, Ball State was home to approximately 4 Nigerian students.

Nigerian Popularity: (428th out of 836)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 428th out of a total 836 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Nigeria.

Nigerian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.6% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Nigerian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 25.0%. Over the last five years the total Nigerian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 126.7%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Nigerian students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (0 students)

2012: (0 students)

2013: (1 students)

2014: (5 students)

2015: (4 students)

2016: (4 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 8,517 Turkish students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 8,517, Ball State was home to approximately 4 Turkish students.

Turkish Popularity: (275th out of 533)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 275th out of a total 533 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Turkey.

Turkish students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.6% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Turkish population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 16.2%. Over the last five years the total Turkish population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 46.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Turkish students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (1 students)

2012: (2 students)

2013: (2 students)

2014: (5 students)

2015: (4 students)

2016: (4 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,489 Jordanian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 1,489, Ball State was home to approximately 3 Jordanian students.

Jordanian Popularity: (164th out of 430)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 164th out of a total 430 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Jordan.

Jordanian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.5% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Jordanian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 8.3%. Over the last five years the total Jordanian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 15.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Jordanian students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (2 students)

2012: (2 students)

2013: (2 students)

2014: (2 students)

2015: (4 students)

2016: (3 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,787 Kenyan students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 1,787, Ball State was home to approximately 3 Kenyan students.

Kenyan Popularity: (205th out of 620)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 205th out of a total 620 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Kenya.

Kenyan students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.5% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Kenyan population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 24.3%. Over the last five years the total Kenyan population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 66.7%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Kenyan students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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2012: (0 students)

2013: (1 students)

2014: (3 students)

2015: (3 students)

2016: (3 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 4,785 Pakistani students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 4,785, Ball State was home to approximately 3 Pakistani students.

Pakistani Popularity: (286th out of 569)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 286th out of a total 569 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Pakistan.

Pakistani students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.5% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Pakistani population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 10.3%. Over the last five years the total Pakistani population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 41.7%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Pakistani students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (1 students)

2012: (3 students)

2013: (3 students)

2014: (4 students)

2015: (3 students)

2016: (3 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 7,344 German students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 7,344, Ball State was home to approximately 3 German students.

German Popularity: (409th out of 823)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 409th out of a total 823 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Germany.

German students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.5% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total German population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 13.3%. Over the last five years the total German population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 17.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of German students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (2 students)

2012: (2 students)

2013: (4 students)

2014: (4 students)

2015: (5 students)

2016: (3 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 9,258 British students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 9,258, Ball State was home to approximately 3 British students.

British Popularity: (566th out of 937)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 566th out of a total 937 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from United Kingdom.

British students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.5% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total British population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 17.3%. Over the last five years the total British population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 37.5%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of British students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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2012: (1 students)

2013: (2 students)

2014: (2 students)

2015: (2 students)

2016: (3 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,410 Filipino students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 1,410, Ball State was home to approximately 2 Filipino students.

Filipino Popularity: (201st out of 458)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 201st out of a total 458 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Philippines.

Filipino students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.3% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Filipino population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 11.5%. Over the last five years the total Filipino population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 20.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Filipino students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (1 students)

2012: (1 students)

2013: (2 students)

2014: (2 students)

2015: (2 students)

2016: (2 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 3,064 Australian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 3,064, Ball State was home to approximately 2 Australian students.

Australian Popularity: (302nd out of 665)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 302nd out of a total 665 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Australia.

Australian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.3% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Australian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 24.0%. Over the last five years the total Australian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 50.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Australian students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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2012: (0 students)

2013: (0 students)

2014: (1 students)

2015: (2 students)

2016: (2 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,667 Jamaican students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 1,667, Ball State was home to approximately 1 Jamaican students.

Jamaican Popularity: (325th out of 516)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 325th out of a total 516 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Jamaica.

Jamaican students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Jamaican population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 25.0%. Over the last five years the total Jamaican population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Jamaican students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,385 Israeli students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 1,385, Ball State was home to approximately 1 Israeli students.

Israeli Popularity: (189th out of 325)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 189th out of a total 325 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Israel.

Israeli students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Israeli population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total Israeli population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Israeli students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 11,668 Kuwaiti students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 11,668, Ball State was home to approximately 1 Kuwaiti students.

Kuwaiti Popularity: (246th out of 313)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 246th out of a total 313 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Kuwait.

Kuwaiti students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Kuwaiti population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total Kuwaiti population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Kuwaiti students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 6,285 Indonesian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 6,285, Ball State was home to approximately 1 Indonesian students.

Indonesian Popularity: (324th out of 494)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 324th out of a total 494 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Indonesia.

Indonesian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Indonesian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total Indonesian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Indonesian students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,653 Greek students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 1,653, Ball State was home to approximately 1 Greek students.

Greek Popularity: (217th out of 345)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 217th out of a total 345 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Greece.

Greek students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Greek population of students on campus has remained approximately the same. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Greek students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 4,800 Spanish students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 4,800, Ball State was home to approximately 1 Spanish students.

Spanish Popularity: (527th out of 729)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 527th out of a total 729 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Spain.

Spanish students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Spanish population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total Spanish population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Spanish students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 6,635 French students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 6,635, Ball State was home to approximately 1 French students.

French Popularity: (512nd out of 717)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 512nd out of a total 717 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from France.

French students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total French population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total French population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of French students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,893 Swedish students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 1,893, Ball State was home to approximately 1 Swedish students.

Swedish Popularity: (372nd out of 581)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 372nd out of a total 581 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Sweden.

Swedish students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Swedish population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 3.0%. Over the last five years the total Swedish population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Swedish students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,477 students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 1,477, Ball State was home to approximately 1 students.

Popularity: (230th out of 426)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 230th out of a total 426 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Bahamas.

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Over the last five years the total population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 7,066 Malaysian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 7,066, Ball State was home to approximately 1 Malaysian students.

Malaysian Popularity: (372nd out of 528)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 372nd out of a total 528 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Malaysia.

Malaysian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Malaysian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total Malaysian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Malaysian students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 11,381 Nepali students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 11,381, Ball State was home to approximately 1 Nepali students.

Nepali Popularity: (495th out of 640)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 495th out of a total 640 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Nepal.

Nepali students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the past five years the total Nepali population of students on campus has shrunk. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Nepali students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 5,764 Venezuelan students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 5,764, Ball State was home to approximately 1 Venezuelan students.

Venezuelan Popularity: (440th out of 638)

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College Factual ranks Ball State as 440th out of a total 638 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Venezuela.

Venezuelan students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Ball State. |

Over the last five years the total Venezuelan population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 25.0%. Over the last five years the total Venezuelan population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Venezuelan students at Ball State has grown over the past five years.

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The fact that Ball State University has a medium sized community of international students is positive. It is likely the school has invested in International Student Services as well as clubs, groups, and associations.

Ball State University costs approximately USD 39,714 for international students to attend. College Factual ranks the value of this school for international students as 179th out of 1,148

Learn more about out-of-state tuition at Ball State University.

### How many international students are at Ball State?

There are approximately 646 international students at Ball State; they make up 3.0% of all total students.

### How much does it cost for an international student to attend Ball State?

Out-of-state tuition at Ball State is USD 25,428 per year. This does not include room and board or additional student fees that may add to your costs. Go to the Ball State tuition & fees page for more information, and contact the school for details.

### Is there financial help available for international students?

Contact the school to see what kind of scholarships, grants, financial aid or loans may be available to you as an international student.

### Can I work on campus?

Some schools set aside on-campus jobs for international students to help them defray costs. Check in early to apply to these jobs as they may go quickly.

### Are there international student associations on campus?

Contact the school to see what kind of student services, associations, clubs, and groups are open to you as an international student.