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Ferris State University

Ferris State University is a mid-sized four-year public university known for its quality of instruction and large selection of academic programs, ranging from associate to doctoral degrees, offered through eight degree-granting colleges: Arts and Sciences, Business, Education and Human Services, Engineering Technology, Health Professions, Kendall College of Art and Design, Michigan College of Optometry, and Pharmacy. The university's main campus is located in scenic Big Rapids, Michigan, about 6 hours northeast of Columbus.   Ferris offers a number of programs including many BS completion degrees fully online or with minimal on campus attendance.   Students with an associate's degree must have a least a 2.0 GPA to apply to the university.  Students without a degree must have a 2.0 GPA to apply and must submit high school transcripts and college transcripts, as well as ACT scores, if college level English and math are not complete. 

Information on Transfer to Ferris State

Information on Ferris State Online Programs 

Information on Transfer Scholarships 

For more information on Ferris State and transfer application, please contact:

Office of Transfer and Secondary School Partnerships
401 South Street, SRC 102
Big Rapids, MI  49307     

Phone: (231)591-5983


AAS Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) to BS HVACR Engineering Technology & Energy Management

AAS Dental Hygiene to BS Dental Hygiene

AAS Automotive Technology to BS Automotive Engineering Technology

AAS Automotive Technology - ASSET Program to BS Automotive Engineering Technology