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Ferris State University - 2017

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Admissions/Transfers

Undergraduate Admission to the College of Engineering

Admission to Ferris State University's College of Engineering Technology is open to high school graduates who demonstrate academic preparedness, maturity and seriousness of purpose with backgrounds appropriate to their chosen program of academic studies. Among first-time students in our technical programs, the average high school GPA is 2.8, and the average ACT composite score is 20.

College students entering the Surveying Engineering degree program must have a high school diploma (or equivalent) with a minimum 2.0 GPA and a minimum ACT math sub-score of 24. Transfer students must have a 2.0 GPA or better for previous college coursework.

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

A student from another country should apply for admission at least six months in advance of the planned arrival to Ferris State University. In addition to regular admission procedures, an international student must follow these procedures: 1. Include an official copy of the scores of the TOEFL. 2. Applicant must provide proof of adequate financial resources.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

Combined cumulative grade point average (GPA) must be 2.0 or higher (on a 4.0 grading scale) to be eligible for general admissions.

If transferring with 48 or more college semester credit hours completed - combined cumulative GPA must be 2.0 or higher (on a 4.0 grading scale) to be eligible for general admission to the University. ACT/SAT scores will also be required if without completion of college-level English and algebra or 60 semester credit hours (90 quarter credit hours).

If transferring with between 12 and 47 college semester hours completed - combined cumulative college GPA must be 2.0 or higher (on a 4.0 grading scale) to be eligible for general admission to the University.

If transferring with less than 12 college semester hours completed - admission to the University will be based on high school academic record. A high school final GPA of 2.5 or higher and an ACT composite score of 17 or higher are required for general admission.

Check out the Ferris catalog for specific admissions requirements to the major of your choice.