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Ferris State Student Population

Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 11,165
Undergraduate 9,929
Graduate 1,236
Men 5,124
Women 6,041

Ferris State Student Population

There are 11,165 students including 9,929 undergraduate and 1,236 graduate students at Ferris State University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 7,931 full-time and 3,234 part-time students with gender distribution of 5,124 male and 6,041 female students. Ferris State University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 2,908 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Ferris State University has a total enrollment of 11,165 with a gender distribution of 45.89% male (5,124 students) and 54.11% female (6,041 students). There are 4,683 male and 5,246 female students in undergraduate school and 441 male and 795 female students are attending graduate school at Ferris State University.
Student Population By Gender
Ferris State University
TotalMenWomen
Total11,1655,1246,041
Undergraduate9,9294,6835,246
Graduate1,236441795
Full-time7,9313,7444,187
Part-time3,2341,3801,854
[Chart] Ferris State University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Ferris State University has 7,931 full-time and 3,234 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 7,127 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 2,802 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 804 students are full-time and 432 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Ferris State University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total11,1657,9313,234
Undergraduate9,9297,1272,802
Graduate1,236804432
Men5,1243,7441,380
Women6,0414,1871,854
[Chart] Ferris State University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Ferris State University, 2,908 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 6,185 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 11,165 students. In undergraduate schools, 8,271 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 822 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
Ferris State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total11,1659,9291,236
Online Exclusively2,9082,586322
In Some Online Classes6,1855,685500
Not In Online Classes2,0721,658414
[Chart] Ferris State University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Ferris State University. There are 61 American Indian/Native American, 8,469 White, 918 Black/African American, 180 Asian, 650 Hispanic, 4 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 320 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Ferris State University
TotalMenWomen
Total11,1655,1246,041
American Indian/Native American612437
Asian1808298
Black/African American918372546
Hispanic650285365
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander413
White8,4693,9574,512
Two More434174260
Race Un-Known314146168
[Chart] Ferris State UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Ferris State University.
Age Distribution
Ferris State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total11,1659,9291,236
Under 182852850
Age 18-192,5782,5780
Age 20-212,9962,94452
Age 22-242,6312,203428
Age 25-291,228877351
Age 30-3448839395
Age 35-39360252108
Age 40-49398274124
Age 50-6419211775
Over 64963
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] Ferris State University 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment