Southeast Missouri State University provides student-centered education and experiential learning with a foundation of liberal arts and sciences, embracing a tradition of access, exceptional teaching, and commitment to student success that significantly contributes to the development of the region and beyond.
I have grown so much at Southeast, in ways that wouldn't have been possible at a larger institution.
- BHANU SEHGAL '17
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Being involved on campus and in the community has made my college experience worth more than simply getting the grades to obtain a degree.
- TAYLOR ALEXANDER '17
Roll up your sleeves, and get to work. Learning at Southeast is about doing, so here you’ll take that lecture and put it to practice. And with a plethora of student activities, organizations, leadership opportunities, intramural sports and the rec center, you can do all that you like.
My team has become my family away from home. When we aren't practicing, you'll find us studying together, volunteering, or just chilling.
- JASMIN HILLIARD '17
The University School for Young Children (USYC) at Southeast Missouri State University has been selected as an exemplary high quality early childhood program by the Early Childhood Section of the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and will be recognized for this status at a state conference next spring. USYC is one of only […]
Southeast Missouri State University has been awarded a five-year $1.16 million federal grant to continue the current successful Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program that began at Southeast in October 2003. The McNair Scholars Program, one of the seven federal TRIO programs, prepares first generation, limited income and underrepresented students for doctoral studies through involvement […]
A Southeast Missouri State University team of computer science students took third place Nov. 11 at the MegaMinerAI, a 24-hour artificial intelligence (AI) programming competition hosted by the Missouri S&T Association for Computing Machinery’s (ACM) Special Interest Group (SIG)-Game in Rolla, Missouri. Southeast students Aaron Gunther, a junior computer science major from Goreville, Illinois, and […]
The Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Catapult Creative House at Southeast Missouri State University announced the winners of the second annual Southeast Innovation Challenge during a Common Hour program Nov. 15. The program was held as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), a week in November during which thousands of entrepreneurial […]
Eleven students from across Mexico have spent four weeks immersed in the Southeast Missouri State University community, participating in the Intensive English Program (IEP) and experiencing American culture as part of the Proyecta Program. The students concluded their stay here in a closing ceremony Nov. 16, before returning to Mexico Nov. 18. The Proyecta Program […]
Anders Tjernlund, a successful entrepreneur and Silicon Valley venture-funded company co-founder who began his journey in marketing courses at Southeast Missouri State University, will return to campus to share his career experiences Nov. 15 as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week. His presentation, hosted by the Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, is scheduled […]