The Industrial Advisory Committee was created for the purpose of providing input and recommendations for the Engineering Technology and Industrial Technology undergraduate program offered at Southeast Missouri State University.


The committee’s function is advisory and focused on the following responsibilities. 

  • Assess and validate the curriculum, so it meets the needs of industrial and manufacturing enterprises in the region. 
  • Periodically review and assess program educational objectives and outcomes. 
  • Evaluate program outcomes and formulate recommendations for the improvement of curriculum, laboratories, equipment, and other program resources. 
  • Identify additional instructional resources and learning experiences to enhance experience of students in the program. 
  • Promote by assisting in identifying research and employment opportunities for graduates. 


  • Members of the Industrial Advisory Board are selected by the faculty to adequately represent the areas of the program. 
  • Advisory members will constitute of a balance of individuals with technical, technical management, and leadership positions in industry. 
  • Members are selected for a four-year term and may be renewed. 
  • Members represent industries within the geographic service region of Southeast Missouri State University.

Participating Companies 

  • Ameren Services 
  • Anheuser Busch 
  • Artisan Contracting 
  • Associated Electric, Inc. 
  • Balsmann Drafting & Detailing 
  • BPS Telephone Company 
  • Briggs & Stratton 
  • Buckert Molding Machine 
  • Bull Moose Tube Company 
  • Cape Electrical Supply 
  • Charlie Herbst, Architect 
  • City of Cape Girardeau, MO 
  • Consolidated Plastics 
  • Copi-Rite 
  • Crain Enterprises, Inc. 
  • Dana Corporation 
  • Data Communications 
  • Drury Inn Architects 
  • Emerson Motor Technology Ctr. 
  • Eric Scott Leather 
  • Goedecke Company 
  • Good Humor-Breyers Ice Cream 
  • Henry Printing 
  • Hussman Corporation 
  • Jacobs Facilities, Inc. 
  • John Henry Foster 
  • Koehler Engineering & Land Surveying 
  • Kozeny-Wagner, Inc. 
  • Link Electronics 
  • Little Tikes 
  • MODOT 
  • Nestle Purina 
  • Noranda Aluminum 
  • Paric Corporation 
  • Penzel Construction 
  • Procter & Gamble 
  • Production Casting, Inc. 
  • Red Letter Communication 
  • Robinson Construction 
  • Savvis Communications 
  • SBC 
  • Schott/SMC Electric 
  • Southeast Missouri State University 
  • Square D 
  • TG Missouri Corporation 
  • The Boeing Company 
  • Total Electric 
  • Velosity Electronics 
  • Xspedius Communications 
Polytechnic Building 216
Mailing Address
One University Plaza, MS 6825
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701