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Ferrum College

Ferrum College is a private D3 university located in Ferrum, Virginia. The tuition to attend is $28,585 and is the same for both in state and out of state students The average net cost to attend Ferrum College is $16,858 and 74% of students get in. There are roughly 1,506 students that attend Ferrum College.

More information on Ferrum College can be found by going to their academics page or their admissions page.

You can contact the Men's Wrestling Head Coach Nate Yetzer at (540) 365-4431 nyetzer@ferrum.edu or by filling out the recruitment questionnaire.


Ferrum College is a private college in Ferrum, Virginia. The college was established in 1913 as the Ferrum Training School (also referred to as the Ferrum Institute by its Board of Trustees) for primary and secondary education to serve the mountain communities of rural southwest Virginia before becoming Ferrum Junior College between 1940 and 1976. The school was founded by the United Methodist Church and gradually developed from primary to post-secondary education. Today, Ferrum enrolls around 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students and offers over 54 undergraduate majors and two graduate programs. Ferrum College’s 700-acre campus is in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in southwestern Virginia, near Rocky Mount, Virginia, in Franklin County. Its athletic teams compete in Division III of the NCAA in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC). Ferrum has 11 men’s teams and 14 women’s teams, and its mascot is the Panther. The football team is commonly referred to as the "Black Hats." Ferrum College is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the Virginia Landmarks Register.