Schools offer quality and choice at all levels
Outstanding and varied public and private education, from preschool through master’s degrees, helps attract and retain talent in the Bemidji region.
Along with one of the state’s most successful K-12 school systems, Bemidji is home to Bemidji State University, Northwest Technical College, Oak Hills Christian College and Concordia Language Villages.
Bemidji High School competes with the very best across Minnesota. It offers rigorous learning, high-tech facilities and highly competitive athletics and academic teams. Charter high schools Voyageurs Expeditionary School and Trek North Junior and Senior High School offer unique alternatives, and Schoolcraft Learning Community is a K-8 charter school. St. Philips School and Heartland Christian Academy serve families seeking private K-8 education.
Bemidji State offers a full residential experience and a range of undergraduate and graduate majors in the arts, sciences and professions. Its athletics, performing arts and special events enrich the region.
Northwest Technical College has technical and professional programs to quickly prepare students for high-demand careers. Oak Hills Christian College is a four-year alternative with a spiritual emphasis. Concordia Language Villages provides world-class immersive learning in a north woods setting.