STATEWIDE STORIES

Marquis Woodson: Setting the Standard

“I grew up with a single mother and four other siblings,” explained Ferris - Grand Rapids student Marquis Woodson. “My mother didn’t go to college, neither did my father or my grandparents. So I knew that it was something that I had to do, and I had to motivate myself to do it.” READ MORE

 

More Statewide Stories

From working moms and dads finishing their degrees to traditional students overcoming obstacles and reaching their goals, every student at our 24 Statewide locations has a story. 

Laurent Bingwe

Laurent Bingwe

Industrial Technology & Management 

Allie Mulder

Allie Mulder

Early Childhood Education

Ann Lim

Ann Lim

Criminal Justice

Trevor Pline

Trevor Pline

Criminal Justice

College Hacks

Our Statewide and Online programs are a little bit like the ultimate hack for earning your degree on your own terms. Here are some of our favorite bits of advice for making the most out of your Ferris Statewide experience. 

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