Ferris State University

School Info

Institution Type
4 year Public
Campus Setting
Town
Student Teacher Ratio
16:1
Student Population
13,865
Campus Size
Large

Degrees Issued

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree

Contact Info

1201 S State St, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307-2251
(231) 591-2000

  • Michigan Schools
  • Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics in 2010

Statistics

Faculty Overview

Average Ferris State University Faculty Salaries

Instructors
$39,041
Lecturers
$0
Assistant Professors
$55,860
Associate Professors
$67,201
Professors
$83,549

Ferris State University Faculty by Function

Instructional & Research
710
Executive & Administrative
168
Other Professional
278
Non Professional
542
Total1,698

Percent Teachers At Ferris State University

Teachers 41.81%
  • Dark Yellow: Teachers
  • Yellow: Non Teachers

Tenure Status for Instructors & Researchers at the Ferris State University

Tenured
360
On Tenured Track
169
Not On Tenured Track
57

Tenure Status for instructors & Researchers at the Ferris State University by Gender

Tenured On Tenure Track Not On Tenure Track
Men 67%
Women 33%
Men 47%
Women 53%
Men 53%
Women 47%
  • Blue Pattern Men
  • Pink Women

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Ferris State University

Native American
10
Asian
33
African American
33
Hispanic
0
Total76

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Ferris State University

Native American
1
Asian
8
African American
7
Hispanic
0
Total16

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Ferris State University by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 70%
W 30%
M 70%
W 30%
M 61%
W 39%
M 0%
W 0%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Ferris State University by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 0%
W 100%
M 38%
W 63%
M 14%
W 86%
M 0%
W 0%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Ferris State University New Hires

Instructional Facilities Secretarial Services Professional Support
M 50%
W 50%
Total46
M 0%
W 100%
Total2
M 67%
W 33%
Total6
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women
Maintenance Executive & Managerial
M 0%
W 0%
Total0
M 75%
W 25%
Total4

School Overview

U.S. News Ferris State University School Ranking

Not Ranked

In State Vs. Out of state undergraduates

In State 95%
  • Yellow: In State
  • Dark Yellow: Out Of State

Ferris State University Retention Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Returning Students 68%
Returning Students 19%
  • Yellow: Returning Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Returning Students

Ferris State University Graduation Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Graduated Students 21%
Graduated Students 43%
  • Yellow: Graduated Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Graduated Students

Ferris State University Overall Graduation Rates

Graduated Students 40%
  • Graduated Students
  • Non Graduated Students

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