Why Consider Online Learning?Online courses at Ferris are a convenient option for busy or working students. Online degree options are often a preference for older students or those who work full-time. Study on your own time when it's convenient for you.
Ferris Online Degree Options
Ferris State University offers 9 different online degrees.
In the 2016 - 2017 school year, 732 students graduated from Ferris with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2016 - 2017 Graduates|
|Allied Health Professions||36|
|Business Administration & Management||265|
|Dental Support Services||50|
|Environmental Control Technology||31|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||27|
|Health Professions (Other)||55|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||56|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||2|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Ferris State University?
Of the 14,187 students currently enrolled at Ferris State University, about 25.1% (3,558) participate in some form of distance or online learning. 1,366 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 37 live in Michigan, 140 live in the U.S.A. and none live outside of the U.S.A. Long live the Internet!
The following chart shows you how many students are involved in online classes depending on their degree. Non-Seekers are students who are not currently enrolled in a degree program.
|Undergraduate degree seeking students represent 84.6% of the Ferris State University student body.|
The minority of undergraduate degree seekers (26.2%) take at least one class online.
Of the 3,149 who take at least one online course, the minority (34.2%) take all their courses online.
The 1,076 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 6.1% of the Ferris State University student body.|
A small minority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (14.5%) take at least one class online.
Of the 125 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (84.0%) take all their courses online.
The 105 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 9.3% of the Ferris State University student body.|
The minority of graduate students (21.5%) take at least one class online.
Of the 284 who take at least one online course, the majority (65.1%) take all their courses online.
The 185 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Ferris State University.