At a Glance
Frequently Asked Questions
What year was the college founded?
How many buildings are located on campus?
How large is the Ferrum College campus?
What is the size of the Ferrum community?
About 5,000 people live in the Ferrum Community.
What is the closest large city?
Roanoke, VA, which is 45 minutes away.
What degrees are offered?
We offer four degrees:
- B.S. (Bachelor of Science)
- B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)
- B.S.W. (Bachelor of Social Work)
- B.F.A. (Bachelor of Fine Arts)
What is the total enrollment? Minority enrollment? International enrollment?
We currently have 1,200 students enrolled full time. Our student body is 40% minority and 2.8% international.
We offer 30 majors and 41 minors.
What is the male to female student ratio?
How many students live on campus versus commute?
We offer more than 60 clubs & organizations.
Where do most students come from?
- All Others
- Health Professional & Related Programs
- Criminal Justice
What are the most popular degree programs?
We offer 22 varsity and club sports.
- White, Non-Hispanic
- Black or African American, Non-Hispanic
- Other Minorities
How diverse is the student body?