Ferris State University Vision
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Ferris State University's Vision Statement

Ferris State University will be: The recognized leader in integrative education, where theory meets practice throughout the curriculum, and where multi-disciplinary skills important in a global economy are developed with the result that Ferris State University will also be:

  • The preferred choice for students who seek specialized, innovative, career- and life-enhancing education

  • The premier educational partner for government, communities, agencies, businesses, and industries through applied research and joint ventures

  • A stimulating, student-centered academic environment that fosters life-long engagement, leadership, citizenship, and continuing intellectual development

  • A university that aligns its practices and resources in support of its core values of collaboration, diversity, ethical community, excellence, learning, and opportunity



Adopted March 21, 2008