Ferris State University

The Ferris State University is established in and located at Big Rapids, Michigan 49307-2251. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 176 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Ferris State University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Town: Remote setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Ferris State University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice in more than 27 Subject areas as well as 139 specializations.

Contact Details

1201 S State St
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2251
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 0
Official Website

Ferris State University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester

Admissions & Requirements

Ferris State University Undergraduate application fees is $0 and Graduate application fees $0. Below table’s shows Ferris State University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions : www.ferris.edu/admissions/

Applications: www.ferris.edu/admissions/application/homepage.htm


  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
ACT Composite 19 24
ACT English 18 24
ACT Math 18 25

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:



Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $10,220 $365
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $10,220 $365
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $16,440 $548
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $4,970 $497
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $4,970 $497
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $13,428 $746

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $9,070 $8,744 $8,744 $9,180
On campus, other expenses $1,456 $1,946 $1,796 $1,604
Off campus (not with family), room and board $9,070 $8,744 $8,744 $9,180
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $1,456 $1,946 $1,796 $1,604
Off campus (with family), other expenses $2,392 $2,472 $2,306 $1,870


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Great Lakes Intercollegiate Ath Conf
Basketball Great Lakes Intercollegiate Ath Conf
Baseball Not applicable
Cross Country/Track Great Lakes Intercollegiate Ath Conf

Ferris State University Majors with degree levels

The Ferris State University is up with semester based academics that offer 139 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 90 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 38 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 37 Majors
  • Master Degree : 8 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 3 Majors

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

Personal and Culinary Services



Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

Legal Professions and Studies

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Physical Sciences

Science Technologies/Technicians


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians

Precision Production

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Ferris State University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Ferris State University College.