College of Education, Health and Human Studies


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Learning from Leaders in the Profession



Our faculty are leaders in teaching you to do the things we do. That sounds like a pretty great partnership to us.



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Pujol Appointed Interim Dean of College of Education, Health and Human Studies

Dr. Joe Pujol, chair of the Department of Kinesiology, Nutrition and Recreation and professor of exercise science at Southeast Missouri State University, has been appointed interim dean of the College of Education, Health and Human Studies, effective June 1, 2019. Pujol, who has served as a faculty member for 23 years, 15 of those as [...]


Sikeston Campus Grads Poised to Educate Next Generation in Southeast Missouri

Nine education majors at Southeast Missouri State University-Sikeston will pause this weekend to celebrate an educational milestone – the completion of their college degree — before moving on to school districts throughout southeast Missouri where they’ve already been tapped to positively shape the minds and lives of the next generation. The future educators, who will [...]


Southeast’s Center for Speech and Hearing Observing National Stuttering Awareness Week

In recognition of National Stuttering Awareness Week May 6-12, Southeast Missouri State University’s Center for Speech and Hearing encourages the local community to learn about this challenging speech disorder that affects three million Americans. The Center is located at 402 North Pacific Street, and operates under the auspices of Southeast’s College of Education, Health and [...]



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Doing your dream job before landing your dream job



Experiential learning. Those are fancy words for getting real world experience. At Southeast, we believe education means more than classroom experience. That's why, here, you’ll train a team, teach your own class, develop an app, care for patients or conduct research all as part of your curriculum.



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Launching Extraordinary Careers


 
96%of our Education, Health & Human Studies graduates are employed or in grad school one year after graduation.

MORE THAN
88%of our grads say their courses gave them the skills/knowledge required in their field.

Nearly
35,000alumni connections waiting nationwide.

 
1.9million job openings for teachers in the next five years.

Nursing jobs expected to grow
15%by 2026 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.


 
Council on Academic Accreditation Accepts Speech-Language Pathology
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caATe accredited program
 
 
CAEP Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation
CCNE Accredited
Certified Family Life Educator
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Creating World Class Learning Spaces



From the world’s only EDvolution Center to world class hospitals, clinics, and labs, you’ll be learning at facilities designed to prepare you for the professional world.



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Financing your Education

Here’s the bottom line for your bottom line: Southeast is one of the top 2 institutions in Missouri in accreditations, and it’s in the top 5 of the lowest cost universities in the state! That means you can be assured you’re getting a quality education at an affordable price. Plus, we award $20 million in academic scholarships and 1,500 endowed scholarships each year to further help you with the cost of your degree. College can be challenging, we’re working to make paying for it easier.


Forging a Network



Our nursing program has been in place for 60 years, and our education program has existed since 1873. That’s a strong network to be a part of. Find out more about what our alumni are doing and see what you could do!



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/// From the dean

Welcome to the College of Education, Health, and Human Studies. Our college has a strong legacy of preparing students for careers in all fields related to the mind, body, and spirit. Three hallmarks of our college are applied learning, technology, and excellence.

First, we have seven centers in the college and partnerships at hundreds more to ensure our students have ample opportunity to apply their knowledge in real-world experiences and connect their classroom experiences to experiential learning.

Technology has changed practically every career path in the last decade, and our programs are no different. We know when you start your job, you’ll be asked to use technology, so we want you to learn on that technology. Whether in our EDvolution Center, in nursing labs, or in the human performance laboratory, you’ll be using technology all as part of your curriculum.

Finally, excellence. You’d expect me to promote our programs. But the proof is really in our accreditations, in our placement rates, in our students’ licensure pass rates, and in our honors such as our education program being named an Apple Distinguished School. We work hard to make your education of the highest quality and have been recognized for doing so.

I invite you to explore our website to learn more about our programs and other opportunities. We have accomplished faculty who are looking forward to collaborating with you to meet your educational goals.

Professionally,

Diana Rogers-Adkinson, Ph.D.
Dean and Professor of College of Education, Health and Human Studies


573.651.2123
ehhs@semo.edu

College of Education, Health and Human Studies
One University Plaza
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701




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573.651.2123
ehhs@semo.edu
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College of Education, Health and Human Studies
One University Plaza
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701