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

  • Summer Arts Activities Abloom at Southeast’s River Campus

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., May 7, 2015 – A full slate of summer activities is planned at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus, providing plenty of opportunities to enjoy the arts in the coming months. Throughout May, the River Campus hosts art exhibits, music recitals and concerts, theatre and dance second stage productions, and senior showcases. […]
  • Colorblind Student Chasing Artistic Passion After Graduation

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., May 11, 2015 – Southeast Missouri State University student Brandon Szakacsi of Collinsville, Illinois, will graduate this week with a Bachelor of Art in art and will set off to pursue his life’s dream. He hopes to use his abilities to become a content artist for a video game company. His goal […]
  • 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 […]