Bemidji State University: Review & Facts

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Bemidji State University is a medium four-year, public school with 5,085 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1919 and is one of the 3 schools located in Bemidji, Minnesota.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
67
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are offered at Bemidji State University.

Bemidji State University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 67 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Nursing, Business, Management, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
66%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Bemidji State University is relatively low at 66% (close to Minnesota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
21 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Bemidji State University is low - 48%. Roughly 28% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Bemidji State University is reasonably decent: 21:1. Learn more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,500
Low
Average tuition pricing is low, $7,400 a year. The additional fees at Bemidji State University beyond tuition are around $1,100; this comes to $8,500 per academic year.

Read the details about Bemidji State University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
94%
Easy
As reported in recent government data, 2,566 applications were submitted and 2,407 were accepted, so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

The college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants' ACT test scores at Bemidji State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,800
Medium
Bemidji State University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Bemidji State University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
Unsafe
Bemidji State University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,500 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: approximately $4,800 a year.

Based on the college crime information, Bemidji State University appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Bemidji State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Bemidji State University, 1500 Birchmont Dr, Bemidji, Minnesota 56601, USA
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