Develop essential skills for any field: you’ll do that here.

The Department of Communication Studies and Modern Languages at Southeast offers classes in rhetoric, public speaking, corporate communication, foreign languages, intercultural communication, and health communication. You’ll learn from experts in the field who will equip you for a career that excites you and gain real-world experience. Strong communication skills have proven to be a sought-after skill for employers regardless of the industry.

Academic Programs

Undergraduates have a variety of choices when it comes to programs, including Foreign Languages, Corporate Communication, Health Communication, Relational Communication, and Rhetoric and Public Communication. Find the program that’s right for you!

Learn While Doing

Between internship opportunities, student organizations, and study abroad opportunities, you will gain experience beyond the classroom that garners real skills for your future. Southeast focuses on giving students these hands-on experiences which further their knowledge and make them confident graduates.


Help us celebrate the success of our Communication Studies programs at some of our upcoming events. Connect with other like-minded individuals and learn from distinguished communicators of our community.

Office Location
Academic Hall 213
Mailing Location
One University Plaza, MS 3225
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701