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BSU among nation’s most affordable schools for out-of-state students

U.S. News and World Report has listed Bemidji State University as one of America’s most-affordable colleges for out-of-state students.

The publication assembled a list of 10 “Bargain Schools for Out-of-State Students,” ranking public institutions with the lowest tuition and fees for out-of-state students, based on 2012-13 tuition and fees.

Bemidji State placed third on the list, with tuition and fees for out-of-state students of $8,106.

1. Minot State University (N.D.) – $5,921
2. West Texas A&M University – $7,630
4. Mayville State University (N.D.) – $8,436
5. Northern State University (S.D.) – $9,133
6. Midwestern State University (Texas) – $9,188
7. Louisiana State University – Alexandria, $9,244
8. South Dakota State University, $9,350
9. University of South Dakota, $9,650
10. Missouri State University, $9,654

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About Bemidji State University Bemidji State University, located in northern Minnesota’s lake district, occupies a wooded campus along the shore of Lake Bemidji. Enrolling more than 5,000 students, the University offers more than 50 undergraduate majors and nine graduate programs encompassing arts, sciences and select professional programs. The University is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system and has a faculty and staff of more than 550. University signature themes include environmental stewardship, civic engagement and global and multi-cultural understanding. For further information about the University, visit Become a fan of Bemidji State University on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.