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About the Department of Accounting

What makes Bemidji State University's Department of Accounting among the best?

Our Faculty

  • You'll get unequaled attention from professionally qualified faculty with advanced degrees.
  • All of your classes will be taught by faculty (no grad assistants).
  • A faculty member will serve as your academic advisor.
  • You'll get to choose who your faculty advisor will be.
  • You'll receive unconditional support from people who believe in your success and know your name!

Our Program

  • Small class sizes mean you'll receive more personalized attention and more opportunities to participate.
  • You'll graduate with a well-rounded degree that includes accounting core classes plus additional classes that cover all functions of business.
  • Your learning experience will be supported by state of the art technology that is integrated into our classrooms and our dedicated Accounting computer lab.
  • You'll have a host of professional development opportunities from our student organization, to working directly with the public through our VITA program, to attending conferences and completing an internship.
  • You'll have the opportunity to specialize by choosing one of our emphasis options, or a minor.
  • You'll be studying on one of the most beautiful campuses in North America on the shores of Lake Bemidji.

Our Results

  • You'll be prepared to pass the CPA Exam. Our grads pass at higher than the state average.
  • You'll have a chance for a paid internship, that could earn up to 12 class credits.
  • You'll have increased job opportunities. our graduates are in high demand, our placement rate is in the high 90 percentile. 
  • You'll have increased job options. Our grads have been recruited by large and small employers, ranging from rural to big city, all over the world.
  • Your success is our success! Our grads make a great name for BSU