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  Ferris State University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ferris State University is an institute of higher learning whose main campus is located in Big Rapids, Michigan, in Mecosta County, with a secondary campus in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and smaller programs located throughout the region.
As of 2003, Ferris State University was the largest employer in Mecosta County.
Ferris became a state school in 1949 and was renamed Ferris State College.
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 Ferris State University
FSU is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).
Historically, FSU has had an admissions policy intended to provide educational opportunity to a broad array of students consistent with its status as a four-year university as well as its role to serve as the community college for the west central Michigan area.
Noteworthy Accomplishments: FSU assessed its use of resources and implemented a plan to reduce general fund costs as part of a "fiscal restructuring." This was partly in response to declining enrollments and State funding levels.
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 Ferris State University
Results from a statewide survey commissioned by Ferris State University confirm that, while alcohol abuse is a pervasive problem throughout society, it is more prevalent among young adults in a university setting than among their non-college counterparts.
There is a more significant problem among the university population than the non-university population, and we have a special responsibility to act on this information.
One of the difficulties faced by university officials is that most of the drinking by college students is done off campus, leaving little recourse for discipline.
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 Ferris State University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Ferris State University allows its students to gain the education of a large, state institution but to do so in a small town setting.
Ferris is a great school for me since I am a public relations major.
Ferris is one of only three schools in the nation that have a public relations major within...
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 Presidents Council, State Universities of Michigan
Ferris is organized into nine academic colleges: Allied Health Sciences, Arts and Sciences, Business, Education and Human Services, Michigan College of Optometry, Pharmacy, University College, Kendall College of Art and Design and the College of Professional and Technological Studies.
Ferris is named for its founder, Woodbridge N. Ferris (1853-1928), a distinguished Michigan statesman and educator who served two terms as the state’s governor and was elected to the United States Senate.
The Ferris State University Career Institute for Education and Workforce Development is a center for research and information on career awareness, career education and workforce development.
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 Ferris State Club Hockey
The Club Hockey Program at Ferris State announced today that they will be hosting an invite only tryout for the second semester.
Ferris State has a long and much needed break for the holidays.
With Miami(OH) University coming into this past weekend with ten wins under their belts, the Bulldogs knew it would be a tough weekend.
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 A Michigan Thing - Big Rapids / Ferris State University
Nestled in the Northwestern corner of Mecosta County, Big Rapids, a small city with a population of approximately 6,500 people is home to Ferris State University.
Ferris State University was founded in 1885 by Woodbridge N. Ferris with the intent of providing technical skills for the high school aged student graduating from Big Rapids area schools.
Since that time, Ferris State University has become one of the leading technical schools in the nation, graduating as many as 2500 students per year mostly in technical fields from all around the world.
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With over 75 ITT Technical Institutes located nationwide in over 27 states, ITT Tech is one of today's leading providers of technology education.
Michigan Tech jumped ahead early, outscoring Grand Valley State 11-2 in the first 3:03 of the contest and the home team led for much of the first half.
Ferris State and Wayne State are set to battle in the second semifinal.
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 Ferris State University
The A-frame level could be placed on a straight plank for transferring a level line from one state to another.
There is no evidence or writing to the extent of the use of the A-frame level, but due to its simplicity, its use is assumed to be quite extensive.
Some estimates state that the aqueducts could transport around 2570 gallons of water a second, or approximately 222 million gallons a day.
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 Psychology (PSYC): Ferris Course Catalog
Psychology, the scientific study of behavior, emotion, and thought, is the second most popular academic major in the United States.
The psychology program at Ferris provides the ancillary courses and internships to maximize the effectiveness of your degree in preparing you for such careers.
Graduation requires a minimum of 120 credits with a minimum 2.3 GPA overall and successful completion of all required courses with a minimum 2.5 GPA in the Psychology major courses and a 'C' or better in each course within the program.
catalog.ferris.edu /programs/29   (636 words)

  
 Ferris State University: TORCH   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
To gain insight about the issue, FSU professor and Social Science Associate Director Don Roy, who has hosted multiple events opposing MCRI, and MCRI supporter Gregory Creswell, Libertarian Gubernatorial candidate who presented at FSU Thursday, Oct. 19, were asked to answer a question about the initiative in 100 to 300 words.
Too bad so many public universities in Michigan (Grand Valley State University is an exception) do not have the courage to reaffirm publicly their support for their own existing, legal affirmative action policies.
The faculty picnic is held in the spring and we invite the professors of the biotechnology courses.
cbgp.ferris.edu /tt/MainNews.cfm   (3639 words)

  
 Electrical - Ferris State University Pedestrian Quad
This $50 million redevelopment converted 40 acres of central campus to include the new Ferris State University Library for Information Technology and Education (FLITE) and new Pedestrian Quad.
As the campus signature building and the largest capital layout project in the institution's history, FLITE is a gathering place for learning that incorporates information and technology as a strategy for facilitating education.
HRC was also retained by Ferris State to design a new Pedestrian Quad to serve as a center for campus gatherings and activities.
www.hrc-engr.com /Project_Profile_Electrical_Ferris_State_Ped_Quad.asp   (198 words)

  
 Home - Ferris State University Student Government   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The Student Government of Ferris State University is a leadership development opportunity.
A current goal of the members of Student Government is to take an active role in addressing student concerns and ignite positive change for the improvement of student life.
Student Government is striving to actively pursue the development and implementation of programs and resources that will assist and improve student life at Ferris State University.
studentgov.ferris.edu   (176 words)

  
 Ferris State University: Campuses in Big Rapids, Grand Rapids and satellite locations across Michigan
Our Honors Program is a community of Ferris State's best and brightest students with fresh ideas and broad interests; students who demonstrate strong leadership abilities and great dedication to their studies and communities.
As stated on your acceptance letter, you may request an extension of the due date until May 1st.
Please remember to have your results directed to Ferris State University from the ACT national office in Iowa City.
ferris.askadmissions.net /ferris/aefaq.aspx?CatID=237   (1914 words)

  
 SOS - Ferris State University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Michigan began issuing university fundraising license plates in September of 2000 to raise money for each of the state's 15 state-supported universities.
A portion of the fees collected goes to support the university.
University and special cause fundraising plates can be used on only on non-commercial passenger cars, pickup trucks, vans, and motor homes.
www.michigan.gov /sos/0,1607,7-127-1585_1595_9026-20401--,00.html   (131 words)

  
 Ferris State University ROTC
Each year, roughly 30 students from Ferris State University participate in courses and activities offered by the Military Science Program.
FSU students have been extremely successful in ROTC scholarship competitions.
You may enter officer training at FSU at any time as long as you have two academic years remaining to graduation.
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 Ferris State University: Michigan College Campuses in Big Rapids MI, Grand Rapids MI, Satellite Campus Locations Across ...
Ferris State University: Michigan College Campuses in Big Rapids MI, Grand Rapids MI, Satellite Campus Locations Across Michigan
Students at Ferris State University get big-school resources with plenty of extracurricular activities in a relaxed, small-town setting in the heart of west-central Michigan.
Let Ferris make a difference in your life.
www.ferris.edu   (78 words)

  
 College Tennis Online: NCAA results, ITA collegiate tennis rankings, and college tennis news   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The Ferris State University men’s and women’s tennis teams both advanced to this week's NCAA Division II Sweet Sixteen by claiming Great Lakes Regional champion...
Tournament host Ferris State won all three doubles flights and then captured two singles victories to beat Grand Valley State 5-1 Friday (May 6) in the champion...
Ferris State won all five completed matches en route to a convincing 5-0 triumph over Wayne State on Thursday (May 5) in the 2005 NCAA Division II Great Lakes R...
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 History (HIST): Ferris Course Catalog
Students entering the History major should have strongreading skills and be interested in learning about the experiences of others.
Students in the History major study the history of the United States, the history of other regions of the world, and the methods of historical research.
They also have the opportunity to select courses of special interest to them, such as African American history or the history of science and technology.
catalog.ferris.edu /programs/308   (426 words)

  
 Ferris State University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Most might think I’m crazy leaving Penn State to go to Ferris, but it is one of the best decisions I have ever made.
Ferris is one of only three schools in the nation that have a public relations major within the business college; it is extremely beneficial as a publicist to have a business background.
I was lucky enough to go to a high school that did a wonderful job preparing me for college.
www.collegeview.com /school/placementTracker.jsp?placementId=14276   (546 words)

  
 Graduate Programs at Ferris State University
The FSU Master of Science in Information Systems Management is a clear choice for individuals interested in entering the information systems profession with state-of-the-art skills, as well as current practitioners seeking to enhance their technical and information technology managment skills.
The Ferris MBA is built around Performance Metric management concepts, the Balanced Scorecard, and the seven criteria of Malcolm Baldridge NAtional Quality Award Criteria for Performance Excellence.
Improved career and technical education competency and refined instructional or administrative skills are the goals of Ferris State University's master of science degree program in career and technical education.
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 Ferris State University * DSAGA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Ferris State University's Diverse Sexuality and Gender Alliance
Our mission: FSU DSAGA is an organization that welcomes gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans-gendered, and allies.
Day meetings are set up by appointment and meant to be supportive and secure.
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 Ferris Research
Ferris Research is a San Francisco-based research institute focused on messaging and collaborative technologies.
December 12th, 2006 in Ferris In the News
The adoption of email archiving is increasing as a result of both industry regulations and the need to save and share email content across organizations.
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 Ferris State University - Bulldog Athletics Homepage
The Ferris State University men's and women's basketball teams will host Lake Superior State in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) play Monday (Dec. 18) evening inside Jim Wink Arena.
WBB Game Notes vs. Lake Superior State (Dec. 18) Contd...
MBB Game Notes vs. Lake Superior State (Dec. 18) Contd...
www.ferris.edu /htmls/sports/index/homepage.cfm   (111 words)

  
 Macomb Community College | University Center Partner - Ferris State University
In addition, an on-the-job management internship is an important part of the program.
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www.macomb.edu /UnivCtr/partners/ferris.asp   (155 words)

  
 Peer Education and Prevention Resource Center of Ferris State University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Part of the Prevention Resource Center of Ferris State University™
Peer Education Team (PET) of FSU™ is made up of three individual teams:
Ferris State University and FSU are trademarks of Ferris State University and are used only for location purposes herein.
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 Ferris State University Alumni Association   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Discovering higher education while following a dream of opportunity at Ferris State.
And like us, they too are now a part of a growing legacy -- a tradition of success.
Ferris State University Alumni Association logos are registered trademarks.
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 Ferris State University - GameCareerGuide.com
We are the entrepreneurial off-campus site of Ferris State University.
We offer educational programs that cannot be found at any other local colleges or universities.
Our degree programs are unique and designed to meet the needs of the working world.
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 Ferris State University Profile - General Overview & Admissions Information
Ferris State University Profile - General Overview & Admissions Information
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