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Literacy in College - Ferris State University

The literacy programs at Ferris State University prepare students for their future careers by supplying them with the knowledge and hands-on training that is necessary to gain employment in a specific industry. But does Ferris State University have the literacy program you are looking for? Is it the best option in your state or local area?

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Ferris State University
1201 S State St, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307-2251
Phone Number: (231) 591-2000
URL: www.ferris.edu

Tuition and Fees

Semester Undergraduate
(In State)
Undergraduate
(Out of State)
Graduate
(In State)
Graduate
(Out of State)
Books & Supplies Room & Board
(On Campus)
Room & Board
(Off Campus)
Room & Board
(With Family)
Fall 2011 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2012-2013 $10,354 $16,512 $0 $0 $1,050 $10,690 $10,690 $2,472
2011-2012 $9,934 $15,822 $0 $0 $1,016 $10,540 $10,540 $2,306
2010-2011 $9,930 $15,900 $0 $0 $1,020 $10,784 $10,784 $1,870
2009-2010 $9,480 $16,770 $0 $0 $1,100 $10,942 $10,942 $1,870

Degrees Offered

  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Doctor's degree - professional practice
  • Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
  • Less than one year certificate
  • Master's degree
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate

Sports Programs

  • All Track Combined – NCAA Division II (without football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 94, Women 64
  • Basketball – NCAA Division II (without football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 16, Women 13
  • Football – NCAA Division II (without football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 125, Women 0
  • Golf – NCAA Division II (without football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 14, Women 10
  • Ice Hockey – NCAA Division II (without football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 26, Women 0
  • Soccer – NCAA Division II (without football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 25
  • Softball – NCAA Division II (without football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 19
  • Tennis – NCAA Division II (without football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 10, Women 9
  • Volleyball – NCAA Division II (without football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 15

Semesters Open

  • 2011-2012
  • 2009-2010
  • 2010-2011
  • 2012-2013
  • Fall 2011

Accreditations

  • Dental Hygiene (DH)
    Accredited By: American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 12/7/1967 -  
  • Nuclear Medicine Technologist (NMT) - Programs for the nuclear medicine technologist
    Accredited By: Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 7/30/1976 - 6/13/2011
  • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    Accredited By: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 2/1/2008 -  
  • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
    Accredited By: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 10/1/1989 -  
  • Optometry (OPT) - Professional degree programs
    Accredited By: American Optometric Association, Accreditation Council on Optometric Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 4/7/1979 -  
  • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    Accredited By: Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 12/5/1939 -  
  • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
    Accredited By: Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 1/1/1968 -  

Majors Offered

  • Accounting – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Accounting and Finance – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Advertising – Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects – Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Applied Mathematics, General – Mathematics and Statistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Art Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biochemistry – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biological and Physical Sciences – Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biology Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biotechnology – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Business Administration and Management, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Business Statistics – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Business Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Chemical Technology/Technician – Science Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Chemistry, General – Physical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Child Care and Support Services Management – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Civil Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Community College Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Construction Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Construction Management – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Criminalistics and Criminal Science – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Culinary Arts and Related Services, Other – Personal and Culinary Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Curriculum and Instruction – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Design and Applied Arts, Other – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Design and Visual Communications, General – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Drawing – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Elementary Education and Teaching – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Environmental Biology – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Finance, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • General Studies – Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production – Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Graphic Design – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • History Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • History, General – History
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Hospitality and Recreation Marketing Operations – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Illustration – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Industrial and Product Design – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Industrial Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Information Technology – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Interior Design – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal – Legal Professions and Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other – Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Management Science – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mathematics Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Metal and Jewelry Arts – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Music Management – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Nursing Administration – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Office Management and Supervision – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Operations Management and Supervision – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Optometry – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Ornamental Horticulture – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Painting – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General – Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Pharmacy – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Photography – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Political Science and Government, General – Social Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design – Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Printing Management – Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing – English Language and Literature/Letters
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Psychology, General – Psychology
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Public Administration – Public Administration and Social Service Professions
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Public Relations/Image Management – Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Quality Control Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician – Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Real Estate – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Resort Management – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager – Personal and Culinary Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Rhetoric and Composition – English Language and Literature/Letters
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Sculpture – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Secondary Education and Teaching – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Selling Skills and Sales Operations – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Social Studies Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Social Work – Public Administration and Social Service Professions
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Sociology – Social Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric – Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Surveying Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Surveying Technology/Surveying – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Technical Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Telecommunications Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Tool and Die Technology/Technician – Precision Production
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Welding Technology/Welder – Precision Production
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Writing, General – English Language and Literature/Letters
    Offered during: 2011-2012