Southeast Missouri State University provides student-centered education and experiential learning with a foundation of liberal arts and sciences, embracing a tradition of access, exceptional teaching, and commitment to student success that significantly contributes to the development of the region and beyond.
I have grown so much at Southeast, in ways that wouldn't have been possible at a larger institution.
- BHANU SEHGAL '17
Southeast offers 145+ Undergraduate Majors, 100+ Undergraduate Certificates and Minors, 75+ Graduate Programs.View All
Being involved on campus and in the community has made my college experience worth more than simply getting the grades to obtain a degree.
- TAYLOR ALEXANDER '17
Roll up your sleeves, and get to work. Learning at Southeast is about doing, so here you’ll take that lecture and put it to practice. And with a plethora of student activities, organizations, leadership opportunities, intramural sports and the rec center, you can do all that you like.
My team has become my family away from home. When we aren't practicing, you'll find us studying together, volunteering, or just chilling.
- JASMIN HILLIARD '17
Southeast Missouri State University will hold its fall commencement ceremonies Dec. 16 during which 807 students – 620 undergraduates and 187 master’s degree and specialist candidates – will receive their degrees. Southeast will hold two commencement ceremonies in the Show Me Center. Candidates in the College of Liberal Arts and the College of Health and […]
Knudtson Stepping Down as Board President Donald G. LaFerla of Carthage, Missouri, was unanimously elected President of the Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents following an election during a meeting of the Board today. In addition, Edward P. Gargas of Dexter, Missouri, was unanimously elected Board vice president. Both will assume their new roles […]
The Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents today approved two academic restructuring proposals to reduce administrative costs and position academic programs in related areas to imagine and innovate new courses, options and programs to benefit students. The Board approved dissolving the Department of Modern Languages, Anthropology and Geography, and merging it into two existing […]
Southeast Missouri State University women’s basketball player Adrianna Murphy told the University’s Board of Regents today that “being a student athlete means valuing “integrity, hard work and togetherness,” qualities she says all student athletes on campus should represent. “Southeast student athletes work extremely hard, devote so much time, and even overtime, to their academics, sports […]
The Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents today approved a new Bachelor of Applied Science in Applied Technology and added new options in agriculture communications and agriculture systems management to the Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness. Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Applied Technology The new BAS in Applied Technology provides a streamlined baccalaureate […]
When Southeast Missouri State University student Amy McDonald started college in Ohio, she wasn’t sure what major to pursue. She also didn’t know it would take her 29 years and a move to Missouri before she earned her degree. McDonald, a Bell City, Missouri resident, will receive her Bachelor of General Studies this Saturday, Dec. 16, […]