Ferris State University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick overview of Ferris State University general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Ferris State University admission requirements are rather easy; in 2015-16 the school accepted 78 percent of those who apply.

The school does not require you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

Ferris State University as a rule will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for example, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$30
Ferris State University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Ferris State University is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $30.00. The first-professional application fee is also 30 dollars.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Ability Test is not an important part of the application. Only 14 percent of applicants at Ferris State University completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 390 to 560 on Critical Reading, from 450 to 600 on Math, and from 390 to 520 on Writing. Taking these numbers into account, if you have above 520 in SAT Critical Reading, 560 in SAT Math, and 490 in SAT Writing, this will be good enough to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
360
480
520

SAT Math
420
530
560

SAT Writing
360
460
490

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a necessary element of the application at Ferris State University. 97% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 25 on Composite, from 16 to 26 on English, and from 16 to 25 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you have above 24 in ACT Composite, 24 in ACT English, and 23 in ACT Math, this should get you accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
22
24

ACT English
15
21
24

ACT Math
15
21
23

Contact Admissions

Phone
(231)
591-2000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Ferris State University, please contact the school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (231) 591-2000 or check Ferris State University Website

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