Ferris State University

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Public 

Admissions Office Phone

(231) 591-2000 

Admissions Office Address

1201 S State St, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307-2251 

Admissions Website

http://www.ferris.edu/ 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Required

Secondary school rank required

Neither required nor recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Recommended

Recommendation required

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Neither required nor recommended

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Neither required nor recommended

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Doctorate
Masters
Bachelors
Associates
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

123

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Accounting

Accounting
Accounting and Finance
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Administrative Assistant

Traffic, Customs, and Transportation Clerk/Technician

Advertising

Advertising
Public Relations/Image Management

Allied Health

Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Animation

Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects

Architecture

Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician

Art

Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Commercial and Advertising Art
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Graphic Design
Illustration
Industrial and Product Design
Interior Design
Metal and Jewelry Arts
Painting
Sculpture

Audio Engineering

Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

Automotive

Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

Biochemistry

Biochemistry

Biology

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biotechnology
Environmental Biology
Biological and Physical Sciences

Bookkeeping

Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Business

Accounting
Accounting and Finance
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Finance, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Marketing Research
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Operations Management and Supervision
Real Estate
Advertising
Information Technology

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Operations Management and Supervision

Business Management

Operations Management and Supervision

Business Writing

Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing

Chemistry

Chemistry, General
Chemical Technology/Technician

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering Technology/Technician

Communications

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Computer Animation

Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects

Construction Management

Construction Management
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician

Crime Scene Investigation

Criminalistics and Criminal Science

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminalistics and Criminal Science

Culinary

Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager

Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygiene/Hygienist

Design

Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
Commercial and Advertising Art
Design and Applied Arts, Other
Design and Visual Communications, General
Graphic Design
Illustration
Industrial and Product Design
Interior Design

Drafting

CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician

Education

Art Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
Education, Other
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
History Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social Studies Teacher Education
Technical Teacher Education

Educational Leadership

Curriculum and Instruction

Electrical Engineering

Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician

Elementary Education

Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering

Construction Engineering
Surveying Engineering

English

Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Rhetoric and Composition
Writing, General

Finance

Accounting and Finance
Finance, General

Forensic Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Graphic Design

Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production
Graphic Design

Health Information

Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Health Information Management

Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator

Healthcare

Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
Nursing Administration
Optometry
Pharmacy
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Healthcare Administration

Health/Health Care Administration/Management

Healthcare Management

Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator

History

History, General

Hospitality

Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Hospitality and Recreation Marketing Operations

Hotel Management

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management

Human Resources

Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General

Human Services

Social Work

HVAC

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician

Industrial Design

Industrial and Product Design

Information Systems

Management Science
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration

Information Technology

Information Technology

Interior Design

Interior Design

International Business

International Business/Trade/Commerce

Law

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminalistics and Criminal Science
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Law Enforcement

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science

Liberal Arts

General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other

LPN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Management

Construction Management
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Operations Management and Supervision
Printing Management
Child Care and Support Services Management
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General

Marketing

Marketing Research
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Math

Applied Mathematics, General
Statistics, General

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician

Medical Coding

Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder

MSN

Nursing Administration

Nurse Practitioner

Nursing Administration

Nursing

Nursing Administration
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Paralegal

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Phlebotomy

Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist

Photography

Photography

Property Management

Real Estate
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General

Psychology

Psychology, General

Public Administration

Public Administration

Public Relations

Advertising
Public Relations/Image Management

Radiology Technician

Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist

Real Estate

Real Estate

Respiratory Therapy

Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

RN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to MSN

Nursing Administration
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Science

Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Environmental Biology
Chemistry, General
Psychology, General

Small Business

Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies

Social Work

Social Work

Sociology

Sociology

Sonography

Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician

Supply Chain Management

Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management

Teaching

Art Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
History Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social Studies Teacher Education
Technical Teacher Education

Technical Writing

Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing

Technology

Biotechnology
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Information Technology
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other
Industrial Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician
Quality Control Technology/Technician
Surveying Technology/Surveying
Telecommunications Technology/Technician
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Graphic Design

Ultrasound Technician

Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician

Video Game Design

Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects

Visual Communications

Commercial and Advertising Art
Design and Visual Communications, General
Illustration
Industrial and Product Design

Web Design

Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design

Web Development

E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce

Writing

Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Rhetoric and Composition
Writing, General