Art and Design students develop professional portfolios and present them to visiting professionals.


Make your education your own. At BSU, we offer a highly personalized undergraduate experience, where professors double as mentors and there’s no limit to what you can learn or where you can go.

60+ Majors and Pre-Professional Programs

Major in Wildlife Management and Outdoor Recreation, and apply for a summer internship at one of the region’s many forest or animal preserves. Pursue your degree in Community Health and minor in Spanish or Social Studies to give your education some valuable context. The options are almost endless.

We also have offerings you won’t find anywhere else – such as Aquatic Biology, Space Studies and a wide range of pre-professional and professional education programs.

Resources for International Students

Live What You Learn

Whatever your academic interest, we’ll help you find the internships, field work and study abroad opportunities to apply your learning to the real world and increase your professional potential.

Areas of Study

Accounting Liberal Studies
Art & Design Integrated Media
Applied Public Policy Mathematics
Biology Modern Languages
Business Administration Music
Chemistry Nursing
Clinical Laboratory Science Ojibwe
Computer Science Philosophy
Criminal Justice Physical Education
Earth Science Physics
Economics Political Science
English Pre-Professional Study
Environmental Studies Professional Education
Exercise Science Psychology
Geography Religious Studies
Geology Science Education
Human Performance, Sport and Health Social Studies
History Social Work
Honors Program Sociology
Humanities Space Studies
Indigenous Studies Spanish
Individualized Studies Sport Management
International Studies Technology, Art and Design
Leadership Studies Women’s & Gender Studies


Jordan and other Sociology students completed service learning in the Bemidji Food Shelf garden.
Jordan and other Sociology students completed service learning in the Bemidji Food Shelf garden.