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College is challenging enough. The process of going shouldn't be difficult. We’re local. We’re helpful. And we have 10 complete degree programs right in your own backyard

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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.

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Qulin Legion Riders Make Gift to Support Southeast’s Sikeston Autism Center

The Qulin (Missouri) Legion Riders made a gift Nov. 6 to the Southeast Missouri State University Autism Center for Diagnosis and Treatment at Southeast’s Sikeston Campus in support of its mission to serve individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities and their family, caregivers and service providers throughout the southeast Missouri region. The [...]

Southeast Hosting Future Redhawk Student Receptions Across Region

Prospective students are invited to attend Southeast Missouri State University’s Future Redhawk Student Receptions to be held Nov. 7, 12 and 13. “These student receptions are great opportunities for anyone interested in learning about pursuing their college education goals at Southeast, whether it be in Cape Girardeau, Kennett, Poplar Bluff or Sikeston, or through an [...]

Articulation Agreements to Ease Transfer of TRC Students to Southeast Programs in Business, Agriculture

Officials with Southeast Missouri State University and Three Rivers College (TRC) signed articulation agreements today to assist in the seamless transfer of TRC students with associate degrees in business administration and agriculture into Southeast bachelor’s degree programs in these academic areas. Signing the agreements at Three Rivers College today were Dr. Carlos Vargas, president of [...]


/// From the Dean

The regional campuses were established to make a college education and degree attainable to students who, for a myriad of reasons, would otherwise not be able to pursue one. They are students who simply love their hometown and aren’t interested in leaving. Since opening, thousands of students have attended one of Southeast's regional campuses where they can now earn a degree in 10 programs. College should be available to everyone. I'm proud to say Southeast held that value long before the internet made it a reality.

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