Ferris State University partners with 21 community colleges and has 23 locations statewide, in addition to programs offered completely online. We are committed to offering degree programs locally and affordably.
By partnering with Southwestern Michigan College we are able to offer select Ferris degree programs close to where you live and work.
Earn a degree from Ferris close to home and get financial aid to help you along the way. Students taking classes at both the community college and Ferris get financial aid through one source, saving you time and trouble.
Graduation in Dowagiac
Did you know that students graduating from our Dowagiac programs have the choice of attending the local ceremony at SMC, traveling to the main campus, or both? Learn more on the commencement information page.