Ferris State University Men's and Women's Basketball

Men's Basketball

  • Division II
  • Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

Women's Basketball

  • Division II
  • Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

School Information

Undergraduate Population :
Tuition :
Tuition Category :
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price :
Classroom Ratio :
16 to 1
Campus Setting :
Town: Distant
Selectivity :
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
Transfer Out Rate :
% Students on Campus :
% Students from out of State:
Housing Options :
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Other
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required :
ACT Midpoint:
Top 3 Majors :
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Business Administration and Management, General

Meet Nate

Counseling Associate

Nate holds a B.A. from Stanford University and has worked with Sparks since 2015. Prior to his time at Sparks, Nate spent seven years in Division I coaching and recruiting. Equipped with real-life stories from Stanford University’s office of admissions, Nate’s extensive knowledge of the recruiting process enables him to better advise parents and students at every step.

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Majors and Degrees

Major Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Ornamental Horticulture 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 3
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 80
Biotechnology 6
Environmental Biology 6
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 24
Accounting and Finance 7
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 21
Actuarial Science 0
Business Administration and Management, General 213
Business Statistics 0
Business/Commerce, General 0
Construction Management 38
Finance, General 8
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 16
Hospitality and Recreation Marketing Operations 46
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management 11
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 8
Insurance 1
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 37
Operations Management and Supervision 44
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 42
Graphic Communications, General 0
Printing Management 14
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician 21
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Advertising 13
Public Relations/Image Management 8
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 1
Sports Communication 0
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other 4
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance 22
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 19
Information Technology 30
Art Teacher Education 6
Biology Teacher Education 4
Business Teacher Education 0
Chemistry Teacher Education 0
Elementary Education and Teaching 38
English/Language Arts Teacher Education 4
Geography Teacher Education 0
History Teacher Education 4
Mathematics Teacher Education 3
Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education 0
Secondary Education and Teaching 0
Social Science Teacher Education 0
Social Studies Teacher Education 14
Technical Teacher Education 7
Engineering, General 0
Manufacturing Engineering 22
Surveying Engineering 9
Systems Engineering 3
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician 14
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician 43
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician 0
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician 0
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 0
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 18
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician 44
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician 0
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other 59
Industrial Technology/Technician 7
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 57
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician 20
Quality Control Technology/Technician 4
Surveying Technology/Surveying 0
Telecommunications Technology/Technician 6
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 0
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 4
Rhetoric and Composition 8
Writing, General 4
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Care and Support Services Management 27
Health Professions and Related Programs
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 31
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 0
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 13
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician 0
Dietetics/Dietitian 0
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator 27
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician 0
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 40
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 97
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other 7
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist 0
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist 32
Pre-Pharmacy Studies 0
Public Health, General 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 227
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 0
History, General 7
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 59
Criminal Justice/Police Science 299
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 0
Pre-Law Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 57
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 16
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 0
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician 23
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician 0
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 4
Personal and Culinary Services
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General 0
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager 0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 5
Precision Production
Tool and Die Technology/Technician 0
Welding Technology/Welder 0
Psychology, General 40
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration 0
Social Work 47
Science Technologies/Technicians
Chemical Technology/Technician 0
Social Sciences
Political Science and Government, General 7
Sociology 2
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 4
Design and Applied Arts, Other 3
Design and Visual Communications, General 1
Drawing 4
Fashion/Apparel Design 2
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 0
Fine/Studio Arts, General 0
Graphic Design 51
Illustration 40
Industrial and Product Design 13
Interior Design 18
Metal and Jewelry Arts 3
Music Management 40
Painting 8
Photography 12
Printmaking 3
Sculpture 9

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Take Control of the Athletic Admissions Process

Sparks gives you the edge you need to navigate the recruiting process and make smart choices for academic, athletic, and personal growth.
Beyond school lists and timelines, Sparks clients work with their college counselor to:

  • Partner with experienced advisors to eliminate stress and uncertainty at every milestone
  • Understand the recruiting timeline for high school players
  • Weigh their options between high school varsity and AAU teams
  • Determine where they stand in regards to verified statistics

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