Bachelor On Campus

Social Work

Bemidji State University

48 months
18416 USD/year
7976 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Social Work program of the Bemidji State University is all about preparing students for generalist social work practice grounded in civic commitment and embracing of cultural responsiveness, social and economic justice, professional ethics, active scholarship, and global interconnectedness. 


The Social Work program of the Bemidji State University provides a theoretical grounding as well as practical experience, preparing students to work within the human services field by providing holistic solutions to the social, behavioral, economic or health problems faced by individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.

Areas of Study

Social work offers both an online and on-campus track for the social work major. Both tracks offer the same curriculum and require the same knowledge and skill development that focuses on 9 social work competencies and 31 related practice behaviors.

Social Work, BSW – Two Tracks

  • Social Work, BSW (On-Campus) is largely in the classroom while also integrating online and community-based components to enhance student understanding and application of practice theories and concepts
  • Social Work, BSW (Hybrid) is a largely online program with a once a month on-campus component to apply practice theories and concepts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Interpersonal Relations
  • Human Behavior in the Social Environment
  • Family: Dynamics and Intervention
  • Social Welfare Policy
  • Social Work Research Seminar

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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