Ferris State University

School of Nursing

Ferris State University is a Public institution with a campus in Big Rapids, Michigan. The institution is approved to offer nursing programs by the Michigan Board of Nursing. The Big Rapids, Michigan campus for Ferris State University is located in a Town setting, see the map below. Total enrollment for all degrees including nursing programs is 14,600. The student-to-faculty ratio is 16-to-1. In-state tuition and fees were $10,677, while out-of-state tuition and fees were $16,467 for the most recent reporting period.

Nursing Degree Programs at Ferris State University

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Registered Nurse to Master of Science in Nursing (RN to MSN)
  • Accelerated MSN
  • Post-Masters
  • Nurse Educator

Visit the Ferris State University website to learn how to apply for the nursing degree programs listed above. We also recommend that all nursing students in Michigan periodically review the requirements for a CNA, LPN, and RN nursing license as presented by the Michigan Board of Nursing. Understanding the CNA, LPN, and RN nursing license requirements and duty restrictions for Michigan will help you navigate your education needs and avoid career planning mistakes often made by nursing students.

Ferris State University 2014-2015
Student population:14,600
Student-to-faculty ratio:16-to-1
In-state tuition & fees:$10,677
Out-of-state tuition & fees:$16,467
Room and board:$9,208
Percent on financial aid:94%
ACT Composite range:19-24
Percent admitted:78%
Religious affiliation:Not applicable

Ethnicity Profile of Students


Male 47%
Female 53%
Full-Time 68%
Part-Time 32%
Undergraduate 92%
Graduate 8%

Ferris State University Address And Campus Setting

Click the map below to see the physical campus address and get driving directions to: Ferris State University, 200 Ferris Drive, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307. You can also see the Ferris State University campus setting and nearby attractions in satellite or street view mode.
Ferris State University Nursing School in Big Rapids Michigan

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Last updated: January 29, 2016