Why Choose General Business?
Enrolling in the General Business program rapidly introduces you to the world of business. In a short two-year period of time, you will learn basic information for all the areas of business: Accounting, management, marketing, finance, and information systems are introduced with directed electives allowing for a more in depth study of the student's area of interest.
This program is also offered in the Evening Business Program format. Courses are offered in the evening for working adults.
Get a Great Job
After completion of the two-year General Business degree, students are prepared for entry level professional positions in many industries. Students often find that the program ignites an interest in further study and are pleased to see that the general business program has been designed to easily transfer into almost any four-year degree program in business at Ferris State University.
Admission is open to high school graduates who demonstrate academic preparedness, maturity and seriousness of purpose with backgrounds appropriate to their chosen program of studies. High school GPA and the Mathematics and Reading ACT scores will be considered in the admission and placement process.
Some students may need to take additional preparatory courses which may extend the time required to complete degree requirements.
The General Business program at Ferris leads to an associate in applied science degree. Graduation requires a minimum 2.0 GPA in core classes, in the major and overall.
119 South Street/BUS 212
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2284
Phone: (231) 591-2427