Mass Media

With immediate access to innovative courses, dedicated faculty who successfully combine industry skills and academic credentials, and unique experiential learning opportunities that give students the advantage of applying their knowledge in professional environments while completing their degree.

With one of the largest programs on Southeast's campus and one of 119 journalism and mass communication programs accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC).

With the selection of one of four curriculum options to specialize in:

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Landing News

  • Southeast Student in Pursuit of Dance Journalism Career Selected for IDJA

    Rebecca Gangemella, a Southeast Missouri State University dance and journalism double major, has been selected to participate in the first ever Institute for Dance Journalism and Advocacy (IDJA) June 6-9 in Washington, D.C. IDJA is partnering with the American College Dance Association and will make its debut at the 2018 National College Dance Festival.  Gangemella, […]
  • Dufek Honored with Southeast Student Government’s Excellence in Teaching Award

    Dr. Jim Dufek, professor of mass media at Southeast Missouri State University, was honored with the Dr. R. Ferrell Ervin Excellence in Teaching Award at the annual Student Government Association (SGA) banquet April 23. “Student Government believes Dr. Dufek exemplifies the intelligence, work ethic and compassion it takes to thrive in the field of higher […]
  • Southeast Mass Media Students’ Talent to Air on ABC’s 20/20

    Southeast Missouri State University students Branson Cusack and Spencer McGruder will join the ranks of notable photojournalists when their work is featured in ABC’s upcoming episode of 20/20. The 60-minute special edition hosted by Diane Sawyer is the first national broadcast company’s investigative journalism piece to include Southeast student talent and is scheduled to air […]


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Department of Mass Media
One University Plaza, MS 2775
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701