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Dr. Bradley Deken, Chairman

We would invite and encourage you to come to the Department of Polytechnic Studies and learn about our programs, professors, and the job opportunities which will be opened up to you as a graduate of our program. Additionally, you are also encouraged to come and take a tour of our facilities and the highly technical, state-of-the-art labs and classrooms.  We're housed in a super modern seventy thousand square foot facility, which represents the direction and focus of our program with new and ever-changing technology.

The Technology Management program is accredited by the Association of Technology Management and Applied Engineering (ATMAE) and, as such, is recognized nationally.  The Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET,

Come be a part of these exciting activities!

Dr. Bradley Deken, Chairman
Department of Polytechnic Studies

Polytechnic Studies News

  • Southeast Construction Management Team Wins Third Place in Regional Competition

    A Design-Build team of Southeast Missouri State University students recently received third place honors in the Region IV competition conducted by the Associated Schools of Construction. The students, who are pursuing degrees in technology management, construction management and design option in Southeast’s Department of Polytechnic Studies, competed against teams from colleges and universities in a […]
  • Southeast Announces Winners of FIRST LEGO League ‘Animal Allies’ Challenge

    Southeast Missouri State University hosted a FIRST LEGO League (FLL) robotics competition with a theme of “Animal Allies” over the weekend with 24 teams of 4th to 8th graders from across the region participating. One aspect of the competition is a research project relating to the theme of improving the interactions between animals and humans. […]
  • Bradley Phillips: Transition Spaces 16.3 Opens Aug. 30 in Crisp Museum

    Bradley Phillips: Transition Spaces 16.3 opens Aug. 30 in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The public is invited to view the exhibition beginning Aug. 30. An opening reception will be held from 4-8 p.m. Sept. 2, with an artist’s talk at 6 p.m. The […]
  • Innovation Takes Flight at Southeast with Launch of Drone Program

    As the global market for commercial “drones” is surging, Southeast Missouri State University announces the launch of a new academic program in unmanned aircraft systems (drones) to meet the future demand anticipated for graduates skilled in this next-generation technology. The Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education in June approved a new Bachelor of Science in […]


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Department of Polytechnic Studies
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