• Nursing, radiography, and respiratory therapy students continue a tradition of outstanding performance on licensing examinations, including a nearly 100 percent pass rate.
  • Our radiography program was recognized as one of nine Best Radiologic Technologist Training Programs across the country in 2016 by AuntMinnie.com.
  • Ball State’s School of Nursing is a National League for Nursing (NLN) Center of Excellence in Nursing Education.
  • Graduate nursing programs were ranked 5th for Master's in Nursing Education and 17th for Master's in Nursing in  U.S. News & World Report's 2020 “Best Online Programs.”
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    The Human Performance Lab is internationally renowned for studying exercise and its effects on human physiology. The center's researchers have worked with NASA astronauts and Russian cosmonauts to study the effects of long space missions on muscle tissue.
  • Seventy percent of the licensed certified speech language pathologists in Indiana are Ball State graduates.
  • SportBusiness, which provides news, analysis, data, consulting, and events to executives in the business of sport, ranked Ball State’s sports administration graduate program 29th in the world and 18th in the U.S. in its 2019 annual survey of the world’s best postgraduate sport industry programs.
  • The School of Kinesiology offers one of the few aquatics majors in the country.
  • Our fully accredited dietetics internship program is the largest in Indiana.
  • Ball State's doctorate in audiology is the country’s oldest existing four-year program.
  • Many sport administration majors intern with professional sport teams or state and national governing organizations.
  • Ball State's bachelor of social work (BSW) program is the oldest accredited undergraduate program in Indiana and the largest.
  • Military science students had 100 percent successful completion of the Cadet Leaders Course at Fort Knox, Kentucky.