Key Strategic Targets
The Ferris Forward Strategic Plan is designed to help Ferris sustain its mission and enhance its unique career-oriented educational niche. Over the life of The Plan, Ferris State University will need to meet the enrollment declines in the state of Michigan head-on with targeted recruitment strategies and intentional growth in the areas that will best serve our students and their future careers. The Plan focuses on five strategic areas identified through extensive community listening sessions: Academic Programs and Offerings, Student Success, Institutional Effectiveness, Pride and Community, and Enhancing Resources. With mindful implementation of The Plan and its recommended action steps, Ferris State University will achieve the following key targets by 2024.
Improve the overall six-year graduation rate for full-time FTIAC bachelor degree-seeking students to 65 percent.
***Last Updated 12/10/2020***