B.Sc. On Campus

Community Health

Bemidji State University

48 months
18416 USD/year
7976 USD/year
Tuition fee
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As a community health professional, you may work in a broad range of fields and settings that are focused on educating individuals, families, groups and communities about healthful living and disease prevention. Learn more with the Community Health program of the Bemidji State University.


The Program

The Community Health program of the Bemidji State University will provide you with a broad academic foundation, while focusing on professional preparation through multiple experiences that include an observational practicum and an internship where you will have the opportunity to gain real-world experience in your field. We’ll work with you individually to help you define the direction you want to pursue and give you the tools to help you be successful.

Career Options

The BS in Community Health will prepare you for graduate study and for entry-level positions. You’ll have a wide range of occupational opportunities working with individuals, groups, organizations or governments educating in fields as varied as nutrition, the importance of exercise, HIV and STD prevention, substance abuse education, worksite wellness and preventive health. Community Health graduates may also be able to pursue additional training/education in various allied health professions, including family counseling and accelerated Bachelor of Science Nursing (BSN) programs.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that employment in community and public health education fields is expected to grow by 26%, which is a much faster rate than the average for other occupations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Biology
  • Cellular Principles
  • Anatomy and Physiology for Allied Health
  • First Aid and CPR/AED
  • Multicultural Health in America 
  • Intercultural Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

All international applications are processed on a rolling basis. 


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application fee of $20.00
  • Application (online or paper) International Student Application
  • Official transcript
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Statement of Purpose
  • International Agreement Form
  • Authorization to Release Student Information Form (if applicable to you)
  • Financial documents
  • A copy of passport ID Name Page
  • Transfer verification form & a copy of your I-20 or DS 2019 if you are currently in the F or J status in the U.S.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18416 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9208 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    7976 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3988 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Bemidji

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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