The Department of Art offers several degree options including a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a Bachelor of Science in Education degree.  The Department of Art provides a winning combination of:

  • Highly trained, talented and well-qualified faculty who care about the student’s success.
  • Nurturing environment with personable class sizes.
  • Outstanding opportunities through internships or practicum experiences.
  • Professional organizations to enhance the student’s networking.

2015 Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition Information

Student Handbook

Art Department News

  • Student Project Evolves into New Downtown Community Space

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Missouri, April 30, 2014 – An urban renewal project titled “Bridging Space through Placemaking” will be dedicated at 11 a.m. May 1 on the northwest corner of Broadway and Sprigg by historic preservation, art and horticulture students and faculty at Southeast Missouri State University along with City of Cape Girardeau officials. The space, […]
  • Catapult Creative House to Promote Entrepreneurial Mind-set in Innovative Space

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Missouri, April 27, 2015 – Catapult Creative House — Southeast Missouri State University’s groundbreaking creative arts and industries incubator at 612 S. Broadway — will open its doors May 1 providing a mechanism to drive the entrepreneurial mind-set of today’s students. The soft-opening celebration, from 5-9 p.m. in conjunction with Cape Girardeau’s monthly […]
  • Faculty Artwork on Display in Biennial Exhibition

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., April 20, 2015 – The “Biennial Faculty Exhibition” will open May 1 in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The public is invited to attend an opening reception from 4-8 p.m. May 1. The exhibit will remain on display through June 21. […]
  • Calligraphy Artwork of Visiting Chinese Scholar Coming to River Campus

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Missouri, April 14, 2015 –Hongji Yue, a Chinese visiting scholar in the Department of History at Southeast Missouri State University, will have an exhibition of his calligraphy artwork on display beginning April 25 in the new Kenneth & Jeanine Dobbins River Campus Center in the first floor hallway gallery at the River Campus. The exhibit […]