B.Sc. On Campus

Mechanical Engineering Technology

48 months
20552 USD/year
12740 USD/year
12740 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Mechanical Engineering Technology program at Ferris State University prepares students for a broad range of occupations and challenges. 


Programme Overview

Beginning with foundation courses in math, applied science, CAD, manufacturing processes and communication, students move on to the applied engineering courses that give them a solid technical background for their careers. 

Students at this Mechanical Engineering Technology program at Ferris State University develop strong analytic and problem-solving skills. Their understanding of the principles taught in the classroom is enhanced with many hands-on labs and real-world applications provided by faculty with extensive industrial experience. 


The Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology is accreditated by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET Accreditation (ETAC-ABET)

Programme Structure

Course include:
  • English 
  • Advanced Technical Writing
  • Fundamentals-Public Speaking
  • Intermediate Algebra-Num Trig
  • Algebra-Analytic Trigonometry
  • Applied Calculus
  • Fourier Series-Appl Diff Equat
  • General Chemistry
  • Introductory Physics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


130 SCH



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students entering the program should have a strong interest in mechanical devices and seek to understand them better. 
  • They should have completed the A.A.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology at Ferris (or a similar program elsewhere) with a minimum 2.5 GPA overall and a minimum 2.75 GPA in the major. Pre-engineering programs also make good starting points. 
  • Transfer candidates should contact the Mechanical Engineering Technology office to discuss options.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20552 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    12740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12740 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12740 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Big Rapids

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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