Southeast’s Poplar Bluff location provides the opportunity to seek a college degree or take classes in the Poplar Bluff community. The campus has additional admission options, reduced rates on lower-level classes, and scholarship opportunities.

Your Degree Where You Are 

Getting a college degree doesn't have to mean leaving your hometown. You’re determined. You have goals. But, you already have responsibilities. We have the resources to help you find success. College is challenging enough. The process of going shouldn't be difficult. We’re local. We’re helpful. And we have 8 complete degree programs right in your own backyard.

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Academic Programs

The regional campuses offer a variety of college courses and bachelor’s degree programs all on location, meaning you can get a four-year degree without leaving home.

Cost & Affordability

Southeast’s regional campuses make an affordable option for college on several fronts. First, the cost is lower than the Cape Girardeau campus (and some community colleges). Southeast also offers transfer scholarships.

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Advising & Registration 

The Poplar Bluff location has an onsite academic advisor to help you plan your course work. Assistance for advising and registration for Southeast classes is available during regular office hours on the campus of Three Rivers College, Tutor Westover Building, 2nd floor, Suite 204. To schedule an advising appointment, call 573-840-9575.

The student’s application and transcripts from high school and/or any college attended must be in place before enrolling in classes and before receiving financial aid.

"The Poplar Bluff campus was closer to my hometown and was more affordable for me than driving to the Cape Girardeau campus. The daytime classes helped me to be home with my children before and after my classes and their school. "

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Want to learn more about Southeast, the regional campuses, and the financial aid options available to you? You have your own Admission Counselor ready to answer all your questions and help you find the right path. If you want to learn more, we're always ready to talk to a future Redhawk!

Faculty & Staff

The regional campuses have onsite staff to assist students in advising and registration as well as faculty available both onsite and connected from the main campus.


The Poplar Bluff location is at Three Rivers College, Suite 200A

Directions from via I-55: 

On I-55 take exit 66B to merge onto US-60 W toward Dexter/Poplar Bluff. Take the exit toward US-67 Bus/Poplar Bluff. Merge onto Hwy 67 N/US-60/US-67 and continue to follow US-60/US-67. Turn right at Pinecrest Drive. Pinecrest Drive becomes Three Rivers Boulevard.  

Directions from US-60 from Springfield: 

Take US-60 E towards Cabool for about 82 miles. Continue on US-60 E/US-67 for about 90 miles. Take the ramp onto US-60 BUS E/US-67 BUS S. Follow for about 6 miles, then turn right onto Three Rivers Boulevard. 

Directions from Jonesboro (via US-63/US-67): 

Take US-63 N for 22 miles. Exit onto US-67 and continue for 27 miles. Take the MO-PP exit toward Poplar Bluff, turn right at Kanell Boulevard/MO-PP/MO-Y. Turn left at Herschel Bess Boulevard, Herschel Bess Boulevard turns into Three Rivers Boulevard.

2080 Three Rivers Blvd., Suite 204
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
Mailing Address
2080 Three Rivers Blvd, MS 9850
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901