Graduate Programs

Degree or License. Online or Face-to-face. Our Programs Fit Your Needs!

At Bemidji State University, students come first. Our faculty supports students who are juggling work and family obligations. Our programs can provide the flexibility and adaptability you are looking for. Start exploring our offerings and planning your future today!

Degree Programs

On Campus
Biology (MS)
Biology (MS)
English (MA) or  English (MS)
Business Administration (MBA)
Environmental Studies (MS)
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
Elementary & Middle-Level Mathematics (MS)
Master of Special Education (MSpEd)
Mathematics (MS)
Music Education (MME)
**Online programs cannot provide I-20s

Students completing certificate, license, or degree programs can add a degree by updating their program.

Certificate and License Programs

FasTrack PostBac Secondary Initiative
Art Management
Special Education Certificate
Special Education Licenses
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Emotional Behavioral Disorder (EBD)
  • Specific Learning Disability (SLD)
  • Developmental Adaptive Physical Education (DAPE)

**Visit the Professional Education Website for more information.

Our Programs Can be Completed in One to Three Years.

Our graduate programs provide intensive fieldwork and independent research. Whether your program is online or in person, you can explore your expertise through advanced coursework and hands-on application.

Time Limit

Graduate credits earned within seven (7) years before the confirmation of the degree shall apply to the master’s program. Coursework more than seven (7) years old is considered to be obsolete and may not be included in a student’s program of study.

International Students

Foreign citizens wishing to apply for graduate study at Bemidji State University should review admissions guidelines for international students and contact the International Program Center office.

Licensure Programs

The State of Minnesota grants licenses to students who complete requirements set forth by various state agencies. Students may pursue a licensure emphasis in conjunction with some master’s degree programs. Completion of all licensure requirements may result in the recommendation for licensure to the State of Minnesota. Visit the Professional Education Website for more information.

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