48 months
25518 USD/year
25518 USD/year
8284 USD/year
Tuition fee
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As a student in the Medical Technology program of Ball State University, you will learn how to conduct laboratory work in bacteriology, chemistry, serology (reactions and properties of serums), and blood bank technology, which are all skills needed in the industry. After three years of study, you will finish with an intensive clinical laboratory program to gain hands-on experience.


Medical technologists play a vital role in diagnosing and preventing diseases by conducting a variety of complex laboratory tests in hospitals, doctors’ offices, medical and diagnostic laboratories, and in educational and research settings.

What It’s Like to Major in Pre-Health Professions at Ball State

rations with specialized health programs in the region to ensure that our students are prepared after graduating from Ball State.

By completing the Medical Technology program of Ball State University, you will also fulfill admission requirements for professional school after Ball State.

This program offers opportunities for you to participate in research through research credit classes, undergraduate research grants, laboratory journal clubs, summer research opportunities, undergraduate fellowship programs, and opportunities for physician shadowing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Biology 
  • Microbiology
  • Pathogenic Bacteriology
  • Immunology-Virology
  • Fundamentals of Human Anatomy
  • General Chemistry 
  • Chemical Analysis
  • Organic Chemistry 
  • Insturmental Methods of Analysis
  • Essentials of Biochemistry
  • Human Physiology 
  • Animal Parasitology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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National deadline

  • At least two weeks before the start of classes for a given term in order to consider you for admission.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

 Average admitted student GPA.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to Ball State is competitive. We review each individual application to consider your academic performance, level of course work, and English proficiency test scores
    • Admission criteria include the strength of your high school curriculum and your performance, curricular patterns, and if your grade trends in academic courses were positive and consistent
    • SAT/ACT scores are not required for admission but scores may be used to meet our English proficiency requirement
    • You must pay a nonrefundable application fee of U.S. $60
    • You must provide high school transcripts and diplomas from all institutions where you have studied in the past. They must be submitted in English or with an official translation
    • Passport Photocopy
    • Financial Documentation
    • No grade point average guarantees admission to Ball State. We look for applicants that have demonstrated above average grades.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25518 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25518 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    25518 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25518 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8284 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8284 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Muncie

876 - 1417 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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