Ball State University

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Ball State University has flourished since its humble beginnings in 1918 as a small teachers college; BSU is now a sprawling public research university with a hefty selection of 190 majors, 130 minors, and 12 pre-professional programs. It boasts of unique “immersive learning” experiences, in which students are led by faculty mentors and earn credits and secure real-world knowledge by working with businesses, nonprofits and government agencies to better the community.