Are you ready to apply to Southeast? We're excited to have you join our campus community.
Southeast Missouri State University wants you to become future Redhawk and the Office of International Education and Services will be delighted to help in the admissions process.
If you are not a U.S. citizen or you do not yet hold U.S. Permanent Resident status, you should apply as an international student.
The international application for Fall 2023 intake of the MS Applied Computer Science (Main Campus) and MS Cybersecurity (Main Campus) is now closed. Those who have missed the deadline can now apply for the Spring 2024 intake. More information on our graduate program admission requirements and early application deadlines can be found at semo.edu/academics/grad/index. The Fall 2023 international application deadline for all other programs (including all Bachelor’s degree, Web Only, and the Intensive English Program) is July 1.
Will you be entering Southeast after completing High School? Follow these steps to apply as a first-year international student.
Undergraduate Transfer International
International applicants who have completed any post-secondary education are considered undergraduate transfer students.
If you wish to pursue a master's degree, apply as a graduate international student.
IEP OnlyApplicants seeking to improve their English language skills through our IEP program.
IEP Conditional UndergraduateStudents seeking admission to undergraduate programs that meet all admission requirements except English Language Proficiency can seek undergraduate conditional admission
IEP Conditional Graduate
Students seeking admission to graduate programs that meet all admission requirements except tests (English Language Proficiency and applicable graduate exams) can seek graduate conditional admission.
Exchange StudentThis program uses an established relationship or agreement through Southeast that exchanges students with another designated college or university. Costs are equal to Southeast tuition and fees. Duration of these are typically a semester or academic year.
Visiting ScholarSoutheast Missouri State University is a program sponsor participant of the J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program administered by the U.S. Department of State (DoS). This visa category is for candidates approved to participate in work-and-study-based exchange visitor programs.
Cost and Fees
Learn more about the estimated cost to attend SEMO as an international student.
Frequently Asked Questions
Sometimes the international admission process can generate a lot of questions. We've compiled a few that we hear often.
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701