|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||21:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,450 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Bemidji State University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,137 applications and 2,651 students were granted admission. Bemidji State University is at the #62 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 97% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 0% submitted SAT scores.
|ACT||20 to 24|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Bemidji State University's tuition was $7,360 for all students regardless of residency (28.3% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year public institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 90% of Bemidji State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 30% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,071 (which is 8.1% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Bemidji State University in 2016-2017, was 472, which is 65% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,964 (which is 12.5% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Bemidji State University has enrolled a total of 5,138 students (3,499 students full-time and 1,639 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 5,138 students, 609 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 42% men and 58% women and 4,808 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 330 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,102 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Two or more races: 3%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Black/African American: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Bemidji State University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||10%||35||13|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||7%||24|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||4%||15||1|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||4%||14||0|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||4%||14|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||8|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||2%||6||0|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||1%||4|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Bemidji State University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Bemidji State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,300. Last year, out of the total 1,640 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,542 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,694 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,542 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|