Your Path to Success

Welcome to Career Services at Bemidji State University, your go-to source for guidance and support as you clarify and pursue your goals to establish a rewarding career and begin a lifetime of learning and inspiration.

Learning from professionals
Presentations from industry leaders

Nearly 90 percent of Bemidji State University graduates find work in their chosen field. By seeking advice and assistance from our knowledgeable staff, using resources available throughout these webpages and in our offices, and participating in our many informative events, you can be more than ready to launch your career when you graduate. We will help you shape your academic strategy and discover all the ways you can become a more confident, more capable individual during your years at BSU.

Follow the four main sections of this site — Explore, Prepare, Target and Launch — as you choose and fine-tune your major, gain experiences to sharpen your career focus and obtain the job or post-graduate education you want. These sections roughly approximate the path from from freshman through senior year, but they all contain information that applies throughout your journey from college to career.

Here to Serve You

Call Career Services to make a coaching appointment or ask a question and use the valuable information throughout these webpages:

  • STUDENTS: A toolbox of career-development guidance and job search resources for BSU students, alumni and employees`
  • EMPLOYERS: Assistance to companies and organizations seeking to hire BSU students for employment or internships
  • FACULTY AND STAFF: Resources to support BSU faculty and staff in their work on behalf of students.

Career Services Philosophy

Real-world interview training

Finding happiness and meaning through work is a lifelong journey that begins with a strong foundation at Bemidji State. Career planning and growth will continue as long as you remain open to exploring and developing your interests, knowledge and abilities.