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Ferris State University - 2017

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Undergraduate Admission to the College of Engineering

Admission is open to high school graduates who demonstrate the academic preparedness, maturity, and seriousness of purpose with backgrounds appropriate to their chosen program of studies. The admission criteria for Fall 2017~Spring 2018 FTIACs (first time in any college) are as follows:

(1) Meet program standard of minimum ACT composite score of 18 or SAT 950 and high school GPA of 2.75 (2.5 â€" 2.74 to be reviewed at the college level). See program requirements below.


(2) Meet the program standard of a minimum ACT composite score of 17 or SAT 910 and a minimum high school GPA of 2.50.

AND (3) or (4), below

(3) Meet department admissions standards as outlined on admissions criteria sheet to be admitted to a specific degree program.

(4) Be admitted as a program pre-technical student until the program specific requirements of (3) above are met, at which time admission to the degree program will be granted.

Internal and external University transfer applicants for AAS programs who meet math level requirements, but have less than a program specific GPA Requirement, are to be referred to the College Dean’s Office.

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

A student from another country should apply for admission at least six months in advance of the planned arrival at 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.