Katie Schumann: Beating the Odds for her Bachelor's Degree

Ferris - Grand Rapids student Katie Schumann spent most of her childhood in and out of the hospital, but she's not letting any of her medical conditions get in the way of her goals...  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. 

Amy Reed

Amy Reed

Social Work

Josh Hamilton

Josh Hamilton

Business Administration

Marquis Woodsen

Marquis Woodson

Health Care Systems Administration

Laurent Bingwe

Laurent Bingwe

Industrial Technology & Management 

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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