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Ferris State University

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

FSU Address

1201 S State Street
CSS Building
Big Rapids, MI 49307
Phone:(231) 591-2100
University Homepage

Tuition + FSU Housing


UGrad Application Fee: $0
Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:4111
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup

# of Undergrads: 15,343
# of Grad students: 1,565
# of Part time: 52
Total Students: 16,908




American Indian:



Pacific Islander:




Financial Aid

97% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,247

11% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $1,050

31% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $2,212

81% receive student loans and the average amount is $4,590
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Public 4 year or above Institution
Master's Colleges and Universities (larger programs)
Masters Colleges and Universities II
Average ACT: 19.0

Special Programs

Optometry Medical Program
Pharmacy Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Test Scores Required
Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Test EOFL Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: Yes
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted %

76% men vs 78% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions

Number of Men Applicants: 3,668
Number of Women Applicants: 4,819
Number of Men Admitted: 2,803
Number of Women Admitted: 3,770

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus

Majors  Hide Majors

• Accounting
• Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
• Accounting and Finance
• Advertising
• Advertising Award of less than 1 academic year
• Animation Interactive Technology Video Graphics and Special Effects
• Applied Mathematics General
• Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
• Art History Criticism and Conservation
• Art Teacher Education
• Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
• Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician Award of less than 1 academic year
• Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
• Biological and Physical Sciences
• Biology Teacher Education
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Biotechnology
• Business Administration and Management General
• Business Administration and Management General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
• Chemical Technology/Technician
• Chemistry General
• Child Care and Support Services Management
• Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
• Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
• Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
• Commercial and Advertising Art
• Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
• Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Other
• Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Construction Engineering Award of less than 1 academic year
• Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
• Construction Management
• Construction Management Award of less than 1 academic year
• Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
• Criminal Justice/Police Science
• Criminalistics and Criminal Science Award of less than 1 academic year
• Culinary Arts and Related Services Other Award of less than 1 academic year
• Curriculum and Instruction
• Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
• Design and Applied Arts Other
• Design and Visual Communications General
• Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
• Drawing
• E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce Award of less than 1 academic year
• Electrical Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician
• English/Language Arts Teacher Education
• Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
• Environmental Biology
• Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
• Fashion Merchandising Award of less than 1 academic year
• Finance General
• Fine/Studio Arts General
• General Studies
• Graphic Design
• Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator General Production
• 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
• Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/
• Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician
• History General
• History Teacher Education
• Hospitality Administration/Management General
• Hospitality and Recreation Marketing Operations
• Hospitality and Recreation Marketing Operations Award of less than 1 academic year
• Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
• Hotel/Motel Administration/Management Award of less than 1 academic year
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration General
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration General Award of less than 1 academic year
• Illustration
• Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician
• Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician Award of less than 1 academic year
• Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians Other
• Industrial Technology/Technician
• Industrial and Product Design
• Information Technology
• Interior Design
• International Business/Trade/Commerce Award of less than 1 academic year
• Journalism Award of less than 1 academic year
• Legal Assistant/Paralegal
• Liberal Arts and Sciences General Studies and Humanities Other
• Management Science Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
• Marketing/Marketing Management General
• Marketing/Marketing Management General Award of less than 1 academic year
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
• Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
• Metal and Jewelry Arts
• Music Management
• Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
• Nursing Administration
• Nursing Education Award of less than 1 academic year
• Office Management and Supervision Award of less than 1 academic year
• Operations Management and Supervision
• Operations Management and Supervision Award of less than 1 academic year
• Optometry Phd(Professional practice)
• Painting
• Parks Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management General
• Pharmacy Phd(Professional practice)
• Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist Award of less than 1 academic year
• Photography
• Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician
• Political Science and Government General
• Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
• Printing Management
• Professional Technical Business and Scientific Writing
• Psychology General
• Public Administration
• Public Relations/Image Management
• Public Relations/Image Management Award of less than 1 academic year
• Quality Control Technology/Technician
• Quality Control Technology/Technician Award of less than 1 academic year
• Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
• Restaurant Culinary and Catering Management/Manager
• Restaurant Culinary and Catering Management/Manager Award of less than 1 academic year
• Rhetoric and Composition
• Sculpture
• Secondary Education and Teaching
• Selling Skills and Sales Operations Award of less than 1 academic year
• Social Studies Teacher Education
• Social Work
• Sociology
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
• Statistics General
• Surveying Engineering
• Surveying Technology/Surveying
• Surveying Technology/Surveying Award of less than 1 academic year
• Technical Teacher Education
• Telecommunications Technology/Technician
• Tool and Die Technology/Technician
• Traffic Customs and Transportation Clerk/Technician Award of less than 1 academic year
• Welding Technology/Welder
• Writing General
• Ornamental Horticulture

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