Southeast Missouri State University - Malden, (SEM) is located at the Harry L. Crisp Bootheel Edcation Center (CBEC) at 700 North Douglass St. in northwest Malden, Mo., south of the Wal-Mart store when arriving via Highway MO-25 from the North.
Douglass Street also is known as Business Highway 25.
Best route from the north:
From Cape Girardeau take I-55 South. At Sikeston take Exit 66B/Highway 60 West/Poplar Bluff-Dexter. Continue approximately 20 miles to the first Dexter Exit, Highway MO-25 South. Travel Highway MO-25 South approximately 16 miles. You will come to a stop sign at Malden Industrial Park. Continue south, exit right on Bs. Rt. Highway 25, go through one traffic light. Wal-Mart will be on the right, Barton's on the left, then SEM is on the left.
Alternate route from the north:
From Cape Girardeau take I-55 South to Exit 44/US-62/61and turn right toward Howardville. Follow signs for US-62 West/Risco-Malden. Turn right onto US-62 West for approximatley 20 miles. Cross Highway MO-25, to second stop sign. Turn right on Douglass. Travel north going through one stop light. SEM is approximately 1/4 mile on the right. If you get to the Wal-Mart store from this direction, you've gone too far.