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Ferris State University

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FSU Alumni Salary over Time

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$38,979Starting Annual Salary
$72,08310 Year Annual Salary

Said that FSU contributed

40.00%75-100% to their career success
20.00%50-75% to their career success
20.00%25-50% to their career success
20.00%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

6.67%Self Employed
6.67%Top Management
40.00%White Collar workers
6.67%Pink Collar workers
6.67%Blue Collar workers
0.00%Entry Level employees
66.67%Are satisfied with their current job.
80.00%Said things are generally going well.
53.33%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation3.9
Preparedness for Real world6.5
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Systems (6), Manager (6), Engineer (4), Designer (3), Analyst (3),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
... On top of being small, there are very few opportunities for employment outside of fast food ...Read full comment
... If a mistake can be made expect it to be, as a final gift when my degree was posted to my transcripts they were not sent to my employer as I had...Read full comment
... I needed help with my resume, and finding a job after graduation ...Read full comment
... My employer actually told me that the last 5 (yes five)guys that came from Ferris were either fired or quit because they said they couldn't under...Read full comment
... They were good at pumping up my enthusiasm, dreams and expectations in my career and education choice, but that came to an abrupt hault after gra...Read full comment
... After realizing that i wanted pursue a career in Law Enforcement, i transferred to Ferris from Central Michigan ...Read full comment
... Their career services people are out of touch with reality in regards to practical knowledge of hiring processes ...Read full comment
... most jobs in the real world are NOT what you hear about in class and frankly, most aren't glamerous ...Read full comment
... Ferris is mainly a "career-oriented" school, if you will--renowned for their Radiology, Optometry, Pharmacy, and Plastics programs, to name a few...Read full comment
... I took a low paying job and through hard work, late hours, 5 promotions, getting a 2nd (graduate) degree, and a job change, worked my way up to ...Read full comment

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