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Ferris State University Scholarships

1201 S State St Tuition In/Out-State: $10,354 / $16,512 Total Fall Enrollment: 14,381
Big Rapids , MI 49307-2251 Books and Supplies: $1,050 Applicants Admitted: 77%
(231) 591-2000 On-campus Room and Board: $8,744 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 95%
http://www.ferris.edu/ Undergraduate Application Fee: - Receiving Institutional Aid: 62% , $4,616 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Ferris State University General Information

    Will I get in?
    Address 1201 S State St, Big Rapids, MI 49307-2251
    Phone Number (231) 591-2000
    Web Address http://www.ferris.edu/
    Mission Statement Ferris State University will be a national leader in providing opportunities for innovative teaching and learning in career-oriented, technological and professional education.
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Town, remote from an urban area
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    Ferris State University Size

    Total enrollment 14,381
    Enrolled full time 10,045
    Enrolled part time 4,336

    Ferris State University Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 5,236
    Women enrolled full time 4,809
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 1%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 7%
  • Ferris State University Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number (800) 433-7747
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee -
    Applied 8,487
    Admitted 6,573
    Enrolled 2,111
    Admitted % 77%

    Ferris State University Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Ferris State University Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 0%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score -
    Students submitting ACT 97%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 19
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 24
  • Ferris State University Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $10,354
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $16,512
    Books and Supplies $1,050
    On-campus room and board $8,744
    Off-campus room and board $8,744

    Ferris State University Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 95%
    Receiving Federal Grants 44% , $5,192 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 62% , $4,616 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 76% , $7,138 on average
  • Ferris State University Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Ornamental Horticulture 12 0 0 0
    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Biochemistry 0 2 0 0
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 0 76 0 0
    Biotechnology 0 4 0 0
    Environmental Biology 0 7 0 0
    BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Accounting 0 18 0 0
    Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 2 26 0 0
    Accounting and Finance 0 2 0 0
    Business Administration and Management, General 66 194 35 0
    Business Statistics 0 1 0 0
    Construction Management 0 63 0 0
    Finance, General 0 6 0 0
    Hospitality Administration/Management, General 0 17 0 0
    Hospitality and Recreation Marketing Operations 0 31 0 0
    Hotel/Motel Administration/Management 0 8 0 0
    Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 0 9 0 0
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General 0 46 0 0
    Operations Management and Supervision 0 47 0 0
    COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Advertising 0 12 0 0
    Public Relations/Image Management 0 8 0 0
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric 0 2 0 0
    COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 0 51 0 0
    Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production 0 7 0 0
    Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design 4 0 0 0
    Printing Management 0 9 0 0
    Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician 0 22 0 0
    COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 0 4 0 0
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other 0 2 0 0
    Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance 0 26 0 0
    Information Technology 6 34 12 0
    EDUCATION Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Art Teacher Education 0 12 3 0
    Biology Teacher Education 0 5 0 0
    Business Teacher Education 0 2 0 0
    Community College Education 0 0 0 0
    Curriculum and Instruction 0 0 28 0
    Elementary Education and Teaching 0 58 0 0
    English/Language Arts Teacher Education 0 3 0 0
    History Teacher Education 0 5 0 0
    Mathematics Teacher Education 0 15 0 0
    Secondary Education and Teaching 2 0 0 0
    Social Studies Teacher Education 0 11 0 0
    Technical Teacher Education 0 16 20 0
    ENGINEERING Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Surveying Engineering 0 24 0 0
    ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician 18 0 0 0
    Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician 0 46 0 0
    CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician 14 0 0 0
    Civil Engineering Technology/Technician 20 0 0 0
    Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 38 0 0 0
    Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 0 13 0 0
    Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician 0 45 0 0
    Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician 19 0 0 0
    Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other 12 47 0 0
    Industrial Technology/Technician 0 21 0 0
    Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician 0 28 0 0
    Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 26 44 0 0
    Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician 23 30 0 0
    Quality Control Technology/Technician 0 3 0 0
    Surveying Technology/Surveying 15 0 0 0
    Telecommunications Technology/Technician 0 11 0 0
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 0 6 0 0
    Rhetoric and Composition 1 7 0 0
    Writing, General 0 5 0 0
    FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Child Care and Support Services Management 5 24 0 0
    HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 0 17 0 0
    Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 8 0 0 0
    Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 41 21 0 0
    Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician 19 0 0 0
    Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator 0 10 0 0
    Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician 64 0 0 0
    Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 11 4 0 0
    Health/Health Care Administration/Management 0 99 0 0
    Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other 0 13 0 0
    Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist 48 0 0 0
    Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist 0 50 0 0
    Nursing Administration 0 0 18 0
    Optometry 0 0 0 37
    Pharmacy 0 0 0 149
    Pre-Pharmacy Studies 4 0 0 0
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 0 165 0 0
    Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 67 0 0 0
    HISTORY Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    History, General 0 2 0 0
    HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 0 58 22 0
    Criminal Justice/Police Science 79 228 0 0
    LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Legal Assistant/Paralegal 7 0 0 0
    LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    General Studies 0 40 0 0
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 7 0 0 0
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Applied Mathematics, General 0 13 0 0
    MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 9 0 0 0
    Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician 19 16 0 0
    Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician 11 0 0 0
    MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Biological and Physical Sciences 38 0 0 0
    PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 0 19 0 0
    PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager 13 0 0 0
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Chemistry, General 0 6 0 0
    PRECISION PRODUCTION Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Tool and Die Technology/Technician 1 0 0 0
    Welding Technology/Welder 51 0 0 0
    PSYCHOLOGY Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Psychology, General 0 26 0 0
    PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Public Administration 0 1 0 0
    Social Work 0 52 0 0
    SCIENCE TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Chemical Technology/Technician 4 0 0 0
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Political Science and Government, General 0 5 0 0
    Sociology 0 2 0 0
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Art History, Criticism and Conservation 0 5 0 0
    Design and Applied Arts, Other 0 2 0 0
    Design and Visual Communications, General 0 1 0 0
    Drawing 0 6 0 0
    Fine/Studio Arts, General 0 6 14 0
    Graphic Design 36 71 0 0
    Illustration 0 40 0 0
    Industrial and Product Design 0 23 0 0
    Interior Design 0 32 0 0
    Metal and Jewelry Arts 0 1 0 0
    Music Management 0 29 0 0
    Painting 0 9 0 0
    Photography 0 19 0 0
    Sculpture 0 5 0 0
  • Ferris State University Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline August 1
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline -
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due August 1
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by July 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by No set date
    Deadline for housing deposit June 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline February 1
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline July 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date Rolling admission
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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    Ferris State UniversityNames and Abbreviations

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Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman freshmanF returning returningR transfer transferT graduate graduateG
$1,500 R
$2,000 Y N N N
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$500 R R
$1,000 Y Y Y
$1,000 R
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$300 R
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