Bemidji State University is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).


The College of Business, Mathematics and Sciences at Bemidji State University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11960 Quivira Road in Overland Park, Kansas, USA. For a list of accredited programs at BSU, please view our IACBE member status page.

See our most current IACBE Public Disclosure of Student Achievement.

Accredited Programs

Areas of Distinction

Specialized IACBE accreditation means our program has excelled in eight key areas:

  • Outcomes assessment
  • Strategic planning
  • Curriculum
  • Educational innovation
  • Faculty
  • Resources
  • Internal/external relationships
  • Scholarly & professional activities

The quality of BSU Business & Accounting programs is measured by the accomplishment of BSU’s mission and broad-based goals, the effectiveness of student learning and the operational effectiveness of the Business programs.

Accreditation Reports

You may download the Accreditation Report of Student Learning and Achievement and Operational Effectiveness for the academic years listed below:

(Note: Starting 2017-2018, based on IACBE guidelines, the public disclosure of student achievement is used instead of the Annual Accreditation Report)