Mass Media

With immediate access to innovative courses, dedicated faculty who successfully combine industry skills and academic credentials, and unique experiential learning opportunities that give students the advantage of applying their knowledge in professional environments while completing their degree.

With one of the largest programs on Southeast's campus and one of 119 journalism and mass communication programs accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC).

With the selection of one of four curriculum options to specialize in:

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Landing News

  • Southeast Student Burning Rubber Producing Discovery Channel Racing Reality Shows

    Southeast Missouri State University senior Heather Leslie of Bartlett, Tennessee, is taking the fall semester off to continue traveling across the nation, working on the Discovery Channel’s “Street Outlaws: Memphis” and “Street Outlaws: No Prep Kings.” Leslie, a double major in mass communication, TV and film option, and theatre, works as a production assistant with […]
  • Southeast Mass Media Professor Shares Film, Screenwriting Skills with Students

    Fred Jones, professor of mass media at Southeast Missouri State University, teaches film courses and coordinates the University’s annual Fault Line Film Festival, but he still finds time for screenwriting, which has earned him national and international recognition. Jones’s feature-length screenplay, “Sunbeam,” recently received honorable mention recognition at the University Film and Video Association’s conference […]
  • Arrow Honored with Seven Awards in Three National Competitions

    The Arrow, the student newspaper at Southeast Missouri State University, placed first in two categories of the College Media Association Pinnacle Award and was honored with seven awards in total at the Associated College Press (ACP) /College Media Association (CMA) Fall National College Media Convention Oct. 25-28 in Louisville, Kentucky. The Arrow won the first-place […]


Grauel Building 016
Department of Mass Media
One University Plaza, MS 2775
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701