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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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    Arrow Honored with Six Awards in National College Media Competitions

    The Arrow, the student newspaper at Southeast Missouri State University, was honored with six national awards during the Associated College Press (ACP) /College Media Association (CMA) Fall National College Media Convention which was presented virtually Oct. 22-24. Among the recognitions the Arrow earned were two first-place awards, one second-place award, two third-place awards and the [...]

    Gonders Awarded Outstanding Educator Award by Public Relations Society of America

    Dr. Susan Gonders, professor of public relations at Southeast Missouri State University, has been awarded the Outstanding Educator Award by the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). The award will be conferred by Garland Stansell, 2020 PRSA chief executive office, on Oct. 27 in conjunction with the PRSA International Conference. Gonders said, “I have been [...]

    Southeast Alumna Receives MPA Outstanding Young Journalist Award

    The Missouri Press Association (MPA) last week honored Southeast Missouri State University alumna Katelyn Mary Skaggs of Festus, Missouri, as the recipient of its 2020 William E. James Outstanding Young Journalist Award. The award is given to two Missouri journalists under the age of 30 who have demonstrated excellence in the field of journalism and [...]


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Department of Mass Media
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701