Ferris State University - Bachelor's Degree

The university's early years began as a Big Rapids Industrial School in 1884 by Woodbridge Nathan Ferris. the school passed through many stages of development. In 1950, State of Michigan took over the its governance and it was named Ferris State College by 1963. As the institute grew in terms of programs and enrollment, it was finally named as Ferris State University in 1987.

  • Average Tuition USD 27,876

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Ferris State University has always guaranteed a life long experience for its students overall development to meet and adapt to global challenges, providing a group of dedicated faculty and a nurturing environment combined with the values of integrity, honesty, excellence and leadership.

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  • Minimum GPA 2.50


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    Established in 1884

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        1201 S State St, Big Rapids, MI 49307, United States

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          • J
            1980-1984, ADN

            Ferris has amazing clinical sites, and is supported by the school for Allied Health.

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            1978-1982, Bachelor of Science

            Ferris State's culture, strong student support, and sense of community, are complimented by the dedication of the faculty & staff. The skills, processes, techniques, and methods, are always practical, relevant, and focused, and provides students the ability to immediately apply and deliver value. This is measurable and continues to generate a return on investment. Keep up the great job, Ferris. Proud to be an Alumnus!

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            2012-2013, Master of Science (M.Sc.)

            Great support for abroad students. Studied at Ferris for 8 months, made a lot of friends while attending their ISI program.