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Nov 17, 2019 12:40 pm UTC


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• Organization
Ferris State University
• Address
Telecommunications - University Center 805 Campus Drive, # 106
• City
Big Rapids
• Zip Code
• State
• Country
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• Domain Owner
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• Category
• Online since
January 11, 1994 Explore Wayback Machine
• Age
29 years, 10 months, 26 days
• Alexa Rank
#64.611, is in the world's top 100.000 websites!


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Title Tag
Ferris State University: Michigan College Campuses in Big Rapids MI, Grand Rapids MI, Off Campus Locations Across Michigan
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Meta Description
Ferris State University has Michigan College Campuses in Big Rapids MI, Grand Rapids MI, and Off Campus Locations Across Michigan. Ferris State University is organized into several academic colleges: Health Professions, Arts and Science, Business, Education and Human Services, Engineering Technology, Pharmacy, the Michigan College of Optometry and more. Apply online today.
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The owner has associated the following topics to the website.

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Each concept has a confidence score. The higher it is, the more important the topic is relative to the page.

Ferris State University Confidence: 95% Arrow up

Ferris State University (FSU, Ferris) is an American public university with its main campus in Big Rapids, Michigan.

Founded in 1884 as the Big Rapids Industrial School by Woodbridge Nathan Ferris, an educator from Tioga County, New York, who later served as governor of the State of Michigan and finally in the US Senate where he remained until his death in 1928.

The school was noteworthy at its time for accepting female students beginning with its first graduating class.

It is also the only public university in Michigan to be founded by an individual.

Big Rapids, Michigan Confidence: 88% Arrow up

Big Rapids is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan.

The population was 10,601 at the 2010 census.

It is the county seat of Mecosta County.

The city is located within Big Rapids Township, but is politically independent.

Big Rapids is home of the main campus of Ferris State University, a four-year public university, well known for its College of Pharmacy and the Michigan College of Optometry, as well as its NCAA Division I hockey team, the Bulldogs.

Michigan Confidence: 81% Arrow up

Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes and Midwestern regions of the United States.

The name Michigan is the French form of the Ojibwa word mishigamaa, meaning "large water" or "large lake".

Michigan is the tenth most populous of the 50 United States, with the 11th most extensive total area (the largest state by total area east of the Mississippi River).

Its capital is Lansing, and its largest city is Detroit.

Grand Rapids, Michigan Confidence: 79% Arrow up

Grand Rapids is the second-largest city in Michigan, and the largest city in West Michigan.

It is on the Grand River about east of Lake Michigan.

As of the 2010 census, the city population was 188,040.

In 2010, the Grand Rapids metropolitan area had a population of 1,005,648, and the combined statistical area of Grand Rapids-Muskegon-Holland had a population of 1,321,557.

Grand Rapids is the county seat of Kent County, Michigan.

Michigan College of Optometry Confidence: 78% Arrow up

The Michigan College of Optometry is a college affiliated with Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan that specializes in optometry.

It is the only college of optometry in Michigan.

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This website is ranked #64.611 by Alexa.

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Daily visitors by country

  • daily visitors distribution - Total: 2 countries
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (90.4%)
  • Flag for IndiaIndia (4.0%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (5.6%)

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Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America #10.304
Flag for IndiaIndia #132.075


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  • 14% #d01040
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Text/code ratio's text/code ratio is 7.35%. It's a bit low. Consider raising it by adding more text content of value for your visitors, or keeping your code clean.
Text / Code Ratio 7.35%

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  • Total Engagement 2.083
  • Likes 401
  • Shares 1.596
  • Comments 86


Registration Date 01/11/1994 29 years, 10 months, 26 days ago
Last Modified 09/26/2019 4 years, 2 months, 8 days ago
Expiration Date 07/31/2020 Expired


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  • Service Provider (ISP)
  • Ferris State University
  • IP Address
  • Country
  • Flag for United StatesUnited States
  • Region
  • Michigan , Big Rapids
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • 43.6927 : -85.4781