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
Communication Studies Physical Education
Criminal Justice Physics
Earth Science Political Science
Economics Pre-Professional Study
English Professional Education
Environmental Studies Psychology
Exercise Science Religious Studies
Geography Science Education
Geology Social Studies
Human Performance, Sport and Health Social Work
History Sociology
Honors Program Space Studies
Humanities Spanish
Indigenous Studies Sport Management
Individualized Studies Technology, Art and Design
International Studies Women’s & Gender Studies
Leadership Studies World Languages


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.