Department of Communication Studies and Modern Languages

The Department of Communication Studies & Modern Languages prepares students to excel by nurturing effective communicate skills, language proficiency, and intercultural literacy. Are you ready to excel locally and globally? We think so.

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Excel Locally & Globally


    Redhawk Debate First at Spring Cardinal Tournament

    Southeast Missouri State University’s Redhawk Debate brought home first place and a top speaker award at the Otterbein University Spring Cardinal Tournament March 1-2 in Columbus, Ohio. “Redhawk Debate continues to represent Southeast well, and debate gives our students an opportunity to shine,” said Dr. Glen Williams, chair of the Department of Communication Studies and […]

    Southeast Alumna Among Golden Apple Excellence in Teaching Award Finalists

    Southeast Missouri State University alumna Libby (Dillaplain) Magee is a finalist for the 2019 Golden Apple Awards for Excellence in Teaching. Magee is one of 32 finalists selected from more than 550 nominations from 71 counties across Illinois, who will be honored at the annual Celebration of Excellence in Teaching and Leadership Feb. 23 at […]

    Tuition Waivers Available for Southeast’s Community Health Workers Program

    Tuition waiver applications are now available for those interested in completing the Community Health Workers Certificate program in southeast Missouri. The waivers are available thanks to funding recently awarded to the Southeast Missouri State University Partnership for Community Health Workers to increase the number of Certified Community Health Workers (CHWs) in southeast Missouri serving the […]


Academic Hall 213

Communication Studies
One University Plaza, MS 3225
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701