Interim Occupational Certificate allows for an individual to instruct at the vocational level.  Ferris is authorized to recommend for many vocational areas. 

The vocational officer will create a file and you will be considered part of a "credit track" plan once the following documents are completed and received.


The following documents can be sent with the above or at a later time


If you are seeking to complete your professional education classes at Ferris you may apply for admission on-line (no application fee):  On-line Application Link
   Choose Program: "Interim Occupational Certificate"

Official Transcripts from ALL previous schools must be requested by you and sent to Ferris before you will be admitted.

Additional information documents:


Contact Person

Michelle Kelenske, MS
Advisor, Vocational Authorization Officer
1349 Cramer Circle, Bishop 416A
Big Rapids, MI 49307
Phone (231) 591-3642
Fax: (231)231-591-2043