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Ferrum Donors Give Over $56k During Giving Tuesday 2020; Eligible for additional $50k

Ferrum College celebrated #GivingTuesday on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 with an invitation for donors to be “Ferrum Bold” by making a gift of any size to any program. The College ended the day with gifts totaling a record-breaking $56,786 from over 260 donors. As part of this year's #GivingTuesday, Ferrum participated in a two-part challenge issued [...]

Ferrum Donors Give Over $56k During Giving Tuesday 2020; Eligible for additional $50k2020-12-03T12:02:45+00:00

Ferrum College Approved to Offer A Variety of Masters & Specialist Level Programs

On November 12, 2020, Ferrum College received full approval to become a Level IV institution that will allow the College to offer a variety of masters and specialist level programs. This approval came after a Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) review team determined that Ferrum is 100 percent in compliance [...]

Ferrum College Approved to Offer A Variety of Masters & Specialist Level Programs2020-11-18T12:16:39+00:00

Generous Gift from Carter Family Revamps Library’s Academic Success Center

The newly renovated Carter Center for Academic Success includes a space for the PRIDE program, which focuses on academic & personal excellence for student-athletes. Donna Winge photo. In the summer of 2020, the Carter Center for Academic Success, formerly known as the Academic Resources Center, received a facelift thanks to alumnus Maury [...]

Generous Gift from Carter Family Revamps Library’s Academic Success Center2020-11-17T18:25:30+00:00

Ferrum College Approved to Offer a Pre-Licensure Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Ferrum College announces the addition of a pre-licensure Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), which will launch with its first cohort in January 2021 and enroll its second cohort in August 2021. The new BSN program complements the College’s existing and completely online RN to BSN program that launched in fall 2020. The nursing programs [...]

Ferrum College Approved to Offer a Pre-Licensure Bachelor of Science in Nursing2020-11-18T12:17:39+00:00

Ferrum College’s Accreditation Renewed for 10 Years

On Thursday, September 24, 2020, after an extensive review, Ferrum College received a glowing approval report from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) team. “We are assessed according to dozens of standards ranging from academic programs, faculty qualifications, budget and finance, planning and assessment, board governance, administrative leadership, student services, [...]

Ferrum College’s Accreditation Renewed for 10 Years2020-11-18T12:26:09+00:00

“Engage for Success”: Ferrum College Implements New Quality Enhancement Plan

Signs bearing the phrase “Engage for Success” are popping up all over Ferrum College’s campus this fall. These three words sum up the institution’s theme for the new quality enhancement plan, or QEP, which will be in effect for about the next decade. This QEP topic was chosen after a yearlong process which included focus [...]

“Engage for Success”: Ferrum College Implements New Quality Enhancement Plan2020-11-18T12:26:28+00:00

Michael T. Christian ’63 Center for First-Year Experience Created to Help Freshman Adjust to College Life

Ferrum College is excited to announce the creation of the Michael T. Christian ’63 Center for First-Year Experience, made possible by a generous contribution from alumnus Michael Christian. “I made some friends at Ferrum who were serious students. As a result I became serious about succeeding in college and beyond,” said Christian, who graduated from [...]

Michael T. Christian ’63 Center for First-Year Experience Created to Help Freshman Adjust to College Life2020-11-17T18:34:32+00:00

Ferrum College Celebrates Increased Giving During Fiscal Year 2020

Despite a spring semester that was disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, including the cancelation of the spring athletic season, Ferrum College is celebrating a substantial increase in unrestricted giving to the Ferrum Fund and to Ferrum athletics. “We asked our alumni and friends for support, and they responded in an overwhelming way,” said Vice President [...]

Ferrum College Celebrates Increased Giving During Fiscal Year 20202020-11-18T12:27:32+00:00

Partnership with Franklin County Family YMCA Offers New Experiential Learning Opportunities

Ferrum College Fitness Center Beginning next month, Ferrum College’s fitness center and the Franklin County Family YMCA will update their partnership, which has been ongoing since 2012, to allow the College to independently operate its workout facility on campus. The arrangement will allow the College to expand the experiential learning opportunities it offers its [...]

Partnership with Franklin County Family YMCA Offers New Experiential Learning Opportunities2020-11-18T12:28:23+00:00

Students Honored for Academic Achievements

Due to COVID-19, the Ferrum College Academic Awards Ceremony, scheduled for Friday, April 24, 2020, was postponed. Students will receive additional recognition in a rescheduled ceremony in the fall.  Following is a list of this year's award recipients. This photo was taken during the 2019 Academic Awards Ceremony, held in Vaughn Chapel. The [...]

Students Honored for Academic Achievements2020-11-18T12:28:52+00:00