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Ferrum College

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Ferrum College is a college based in Ferrum, VA that was founded in 1914. As of 2018 they had $51 million in revenue and $125 million in assets.

Ferrum College is a 4 year liberal arts institution founded on Christian principles and related to the united methodist church. It is our mission to educate students in the disciplines of higher learning and to help them be thoughtful and perceptive, ...

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Program areas at Ferrum College

Instruction - Ferrum maintains a tradition of offering a comprehensive academic program in accord with a liberal arts core. We strive to provide education and to maximize students' chances for success by providing one-on-one support, individual attention and positive reinforcement. The curriculum includes opportunities for career preparation as well as personal development in order to help each student fulfill his or her personal educational goals. Ferrum College offers 76 majors and 41 minors, as well as a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. The College strives to provide pre-professional learning opportunities by offering a wide array of internships in its majors. Ferrum students get hands-on learning experience during an experiential term, a three-week summer term that focuses on unique learn-by-doing experiences.

Student services - student leadership and engagement facilitates a diverse calendar of events that enhances and compliments the curriculum and co-curriculum; supports clubs and organizations that not only involve, but engages students, and promotes service learning. Athletics - Ferrum College considers intercollegiate athletics to be an integral part of the College experience and seeks to provide positive and enriching programs that complement and reinforce the educational pursuits, academic success, and athletic excellence of student athletes. Admissions promotes Ferrum College through various marketing programs including mailings, attendance at various high school College fairs, and personal tours of the campus in order to enroll students. Financial aid complements the admissions process by working with families to secure financial resources required for attendance. Registrar assists as well by verifying the academic credentials of potential students and then follows the student through their academic progress to graduation. Tri-area community health center, carilion eap, and ...

Academic support - Ferrum strives to maximize the chance for student success by providing one-on-one support through tutoring, academic advising, academic counseling, coordinated study groups for most disciplines, individual attention and positive reinforcement. This service is provided by the academic resource center. In addition, the stanley library supplies its patrons with information as efficiently as possible in support of the academic, cultural, and community service mission of Ferrum College. To fulfill this purpose the library maintains an appropriate collection of books, periodicals, and non-print materials along with the equipment necessary for their use. The library also provides access to a full range of resource sharing services supporting faculty and student research. The state center for blue ridge folklore, Ferrum College's blue ridge institute & museum has documented the folkways of the people living in and around the blue ridge mountains. The institution's focus adds a unique element to Ferrum College's ...

Form 990s for Ferrum College

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Nov 4, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 29, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 10, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 17, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Ferrum College

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,619,329
Program services$46,489,950
Investment income and dividends$1,523,663
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$137,922
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$501,932
Total revenues$51,272,796

Vendors for Ferrum College

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-03-04
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-04
█████████Content management system software2020-03-04
█████ ███████ ███ ███████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-01-02
████████ ███Technology Solutions$257,5662018-06-01
████ █ ███████ ███Demolition and Excavation$320,3522018-06-01
███████Info Tech Services$226,2532018-06-01
██████ ███ █████Transportation Services$254,0512018-06-01
...and nine more vendors

Personnel at Ferrum College

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Chris BurnleyChief Financial Officer-Feb. 8, 2020
Christopher BurnleyVice President for Business and Finance$166,029Nov. 4, 2019
█████ ██ ████████Senior Vice President for Administration and Treasurer$84,232Feb. 2, 2018
██████ █████Vice President for Instutitional Advan$166,267June 30, 2018
████████ █ ███████President$161,113June 30, 2018
███████████ ████████Director of Human Resources-Sept. 6, 2018
█████ ████Quality Enhancement Program Director-May 5, 2018
████ ████████Director of Dining Services-March 1, 2018
██████ ██████Director of the Stanley Library-April 30, 2018
████ ████████Director-Jan. 27, 2018
...and 11 more key personnel

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