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At Ferris, you'll do more than just "find yourself." You'll make yourself. Ferris is where Rockford Rams like you go to learn the hands-on skills to start businesses, create epic apps, save lives, or build whole cities. Become a Bulldog and get ready to move all of us Ferris Forward.

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Business Administration

Bring your big ideas and get ready to make them happen. Our Business program puts your entrepreneurial goals within reach.

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You'll learn to make an impact on patients lives from day one in our highly ranked, hands-on Nursing program.

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Computer Information Technology

Prepare to support the most advanced computer systems in a wide range of organizations.

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Discover the mind and how it works. Investigate personality traits, social influence, thought, intelligence, perceptual processes and more.

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Elementary Education

Learn to ignite curiosity in your students and help them build the foundation for a life full of possibilities.

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Game Design

Bring your passion for games and learn the tools you need to join the industry you love. Join the next generation of digital storytelling.

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Allyson Faulkner

Allyson Faulkner chose to become a Bulldog after graduating from Rockford High School. See why Ferris was her first choice.