Ferris State University - Big Rapids, MI

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Ferris State University

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's (and professional) degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's (and professional) degree.Ferris State University is a public school.

Contacting the School

901 S State St
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2251
Main Phone: 2315912000
Web Site:www.ferris.edu/

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 13,087 (full-time equivalent) students. 77.7% of students attend full-time, while22.3% attend part-time. Male students comprised 52.7% of the student body, while females made up 47.3%.

Minority enrollment included African-American (840)%, Hispanic (269)%, Asian (246)%, and Native American (114)%.

Degree Levels

  • Certificate, < 1 year
  • Certificate, 1-2 years
  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Bachelor's
  • Master's Degree
  • First-Professional Degree

Degree Programs

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Business And ManagementCommunicationsComputer
    EducationEngineering Technology And TechniciansEnglish Language And LiteratureHealth CareHome Services VocationalLeisure Recreation And FitnessLife SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPersonal ServicesPrecision TradeProtective Services
      PsychologyPublic Administration And Public ServiceRepair And MechanicSales And Marketing

      Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

      Ferris State University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

      • Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (for football, basketball, and track & field).

      The school offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, track & field, and in general

      Special Student Services

      Academic Services

      • Remedial assistance
      • AP credits
      • Credit for life experience
      • Weekend college
      • Distance learning options
      • Study abroad

      Financial Flexibility

      • ROTC
      • Student employment services
      • Career counseling
      • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.
      • On-campus day Care

      Cost of Attending

      In-State, Living On Campus:$ 18,640.00
      In-State, Living With Family:$ 8,914.00
      Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 26,564.00

      Admission Requirements

      The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

      • High-school GPA is required.
      • Secondary school record is required.
      • Standardized test scores are required.
      • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
      Recommended (but not required):
      • A college preparatory program is recommended.
      Neither Required Nor Recommended:
      • Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended.
      • Recommendations are neither required nor recommended.
      • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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