Online Program Overview

Ferris State University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Big Rapids, Michigan. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For the academic year 2020-2021, the tuition & fees are $12,768 for Michigan residents and $12,768 for other students on average.

It offers 230 degree programs. Of that, the distance learning opportunity is given to 5 programs - 1 Bachelors, 2 Masters, 1 Doctorate, 1 Post-Bachelors or Post-Masters Certificate.
Online Degrees / Programs Overview
School NameFerris State University
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address1201 S State St, Big Rapids, MI
Online Students2,908 Enrolled Online Exclusively
6,185 Enrolled in Some Online Courses
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)$12,768
Ferris State University is a public school, but tuition & fees for online program is same for all students.
Student to Faculty15:1 (6.67%)
Online Degree Programs
Total5 Programs
Bachelors1 Programs
Masters2 Programs
Doctorate1 Programs
Post-Graduate1 Programs

2021 Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 tuition & fees and costs trends last 5 years at Ferris State University . Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $12,768 for all students. Ferris State University is a public school, but the online program tuition is same for all students.
The costs per credit hour for part-time students or overload credits of full-time students is $456 for undergraduate programs. The costs per credit hour for graduate programs is $659 for all students.
Tuition & feesCost Per Credit HourTuition Change Chart
Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
Undergraduate$17,910$18,570$11,984$12,376$12,768
Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
Undergraduate$597$619$428$442$456
Tuition & Fees Trends last 5 years

Online Programs By Area of Study

Ferris State University offers 230 degree programs through Certificate, Associates, Bachelors, Masters, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate programs. Of that, 5 programs can be conferred by distance learning - 1 Bachelors, 2 Masters, 1 Doctorate, 1 Post-Bachelors or Post-Masters. The following table summarizes the number of degree programs by degree types.
Total Number of Online Degree Programs
CertificateAssociatesBachelors MastersDoctorate Post-Graduate
Online ProgramsNOT OFFEREDNOT OFFERED1 211
Overall Programs14796 1649
The next tables list each online program with offered degrees. The number on each column denotes the conferred degree of the program. It includes the completers through on-campus classes and hybrid on/offline classes as well as completely online classes. Only in Classroom means that the program is offered only on-site classes and not offered denotes that the school does not offer the program.

You may want to see all online schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
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Distance Learning Program Student Population

At Ferris State University, there are 11,165 students including in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. Of that, 9,093 students were attending classes through distance learning (2,908 students are enrolled exclusively and 6,185 are enrolled in some online courses).
Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment11,165
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses2,908
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses6,185
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses2,072
By student location, out of a total of 2,908 enrolled exclusively in online courses, 2,713 Michigan Residents were enrolled in online classes exclusively, 179 students living in the U.S. States other than Michigan, and 16 non-U.S. students enrolled in online courses.
Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses2,908
Michigan Resident2,713
Other State In U.S.179
Outside of U.S.16
Distance Learning Enrollment By Degree
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses2,908
Undergraduate2,586
Graduate322
Distance Learning Enrollment Undergraduate Students
Enrolled Exclusively in Undergraduate Online Courses2,586
Degree/Certificate Seeking2,430
Non-Degree/Certificate Seeking156


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