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graduate tuition & fees
acceptance rate
Student Population
online students
Number of Programs
Financial Aid Amount
SAT Scores
Graduation Rate

About Ferris State University

Ferris State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Big Rapids, Michigan.
It has a total enrollment of 11,165 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at Ferris State University is 82.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Ferris State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Address1201 S State St, Big Rapids, MI 49307-2251
Net Price
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Ferris State University is 82.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 24.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate82.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)24.00 %

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Ferris State University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $12,768 for Michigan residents and $12,768 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $7,908 for Michigan residents and $7,908 for out-of-students.
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$12,768$12,768
Graduate Tuition & Fees$7,908$7,908

Student Population

At Ferris State University, total 11,165 are attending classes. Among them, 2,908 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Ferris State has 9,929 students and the graduate school has 1,236 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students11,165
Undergraduate Students9,929
Graduate Students1,236
Online Enrollment2,908

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs230 Programs
Number of online programs29 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification