Your future is bright


Our alumni work at some of the top companies in the United States. We have a 100% placement rate for graduates who are actively seeking a job upon graduation. Check out some of the places our alumni are working:

  • AKQA, Washington DC
  • Amazon, Seattle WA
  • Atomic Object, Grand Rapids MI
  • Auxiliary Design, Grand Rapids MI
  • Bissell, Grand Rapids MI
  • Box, San Francisco CA
  • Brightly, Grand Rapids MI
  • Carnevale, Grand Rapids MI
  • Concept A, Spring Lake MI
  • DesignVox, Grand Rapids MI
  • Duo Security, Ann Arbor MI
  • Elevator Up, Grand Rapids MI
  • Frederick Meijer Gardens Grand Rapids, MI
  • Gensler, San Francisco CA
  • Haworth, Holland MI
  • Herman Miller, Holland MI
  • HUGE, Atlanta GA
  • IBM, Austin TX
  • Massive Change Network, Evanston IL
  • Meijer, Grand Rapids MI
  • Microsoft, Redmond WA
  • Multiple, Chicago IL
  • Newell Brands, Kalamazoo MI
  • Oneupweb, Traverse City MI
  • Peopledesign, Grand Rapids MI
  • Plastiq, San Francisco CA
  • Square One Design, Grand Rapids MI
  • T.Rowe Price, Baltimore MD
  • OpenDigital, Grand Rapids MI
  • VML, Kalamazoo, MI
  • Whirlpool, Benton Harbor MI
  • Williams Group, Grand Rapids MI

Jonathan Barrera Mikulich

"Jonathan Barrera Mikulich is an award-winning entrepreneur, multicultural marketing consultant, and design communications professional who lives and works in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

In 2015, Jonathan’s work was selected for the Smithsonian Institution‘s American Enterprise exhibition for the National Museum of American History. He is also the winner of the 2016 Ferris State University Pacesetter Award and the 2013 Hispanic Business of the Year Award from the West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Jonathan holds a Master of Business Administration with an Advanced Studies Certification in Design and Innovation Management from Ferris State University as well as a Bachelor of Science Degree in Visual Communication. Currently, Jonathan is a co-founder and director of brand strategies at Vias Marketing."

My degrees from Ferris State University have given me the tools to fulfill a career path this is both relevant as is necessary in today's ever changing professional environment. This instruction is top-notch, the professors are knowledgeable in current workforce trends, and the Ferris reputation continues to precede itself. As a Ferris alumni, I am proud to be a graduate as well as an advocate.