Bemidji State University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Bemidji State University is a medium four-year, public school with 5,030 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1919 and is one of the 3 schools located in Bemidji, Minnesota.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
56
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, 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 56 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Management, Nursing, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
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.

Student Retention
69%
The rate of student retention at Bemidji State University is relatively low at 69% (close to Minnesota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Bemidji State University is low - 49%. Roughly 28% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Bemidji State University is reasonable: 23:1. Learn more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,200
Average tuition pricing is low, $7,200 a year. The additional fees at Bemidji State University beyond tuition are around $1,000; this comes to $8,200 per academic year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
42%
As reported in recent government data, 3,121 applications were submitted and 1,317 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

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

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,400
Bemidji State University offers 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 to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
Bemidji State University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,500 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, nearly $4,400 a year.

Based on the college crime data, 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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