Bemidji State University

Bemidji State University Demographics & Diversity Report

What does the Bemidji State University student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the truth so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the U.S. The results of the Bemidji State University 2021 diversity report are below.

Bemidji State University Student Population

How Many Students Attend Bemidji State University?

Bemidji State University total enrollment is approximately 4,897 students.

3,058 are undergraduates and 59 are graduate students.

Bemidji State University Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Bemidji State University undergraduate population is made up of 53% women, and 47% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Bemidji State University Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,529
Multi-Ethnic 120
Hispanic 107
International 89
Black or African American 66
Unknown 38
Asian 25
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Bemidji State University Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 53% of full-time grad students are women, and 47% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Bemidji State University Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 52
Hispanic 4
Asian 1
Black or African American 1
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Bemidji State University achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #1,698 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  1698 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  51.69 out of 100
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Some schools are more diverse in different categories, some are less. This school ranks close to average in overall diversity, and some categories may be more diverse than others. The diversity categories measured on this page are student race/ethnicity, gender, age, and location.

How Does Bemidji State University Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Bemidji State University is considered middle of the road when it comes to overall diversity. Some aspects of diversity may be stronger than others.

Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

13% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Bemidji State University is ranked 3,051 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  3051 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  19.50 out of 100
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Bemidji State University Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,914
Unknown 236
Multi-Ethnic 184
Hispanic 142
Black or African American 119
International 110
Asian 54
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 4

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Bemidji State University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 516
Asian 11
Black or African American 6
Multi-Ethnic 6
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

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Bemidji State University ranks 1,090 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1090 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  71.26 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 2,826 female students and 2,071 male students at Bemidji State University.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Bemidji State University is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  94.61 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 303 female teachers and 272 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

12.14% Out of State
0.12% Out of the Country

Bemidji State University ranks 1,261 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

12.14% of Bemidji State University students come from out of state, and 0.12% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  42 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 20 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Wisconsin 34
North Dakota 24
North Dakota 24
Illinois 6
South Dakota 4

International Students at Bemidji State University

Students from 34 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Canada, Nepal, and China.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
49.49% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  85.78 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Bemidji State University, 49.49% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 1,334
20-21 1,237
22-24 776
35 and over 654
25-29 529
30-34 368
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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