Nursing
Bachelor of Science

Nursing

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RN to BSN completion

The completion program in nursing recognizes the prior nursing knowledge and experience of licensed registered nurses (RNs) through advanced placement into the nursing curriculum, allowing a fast and flexible path to your Bachelor's degree. Please be aware that students must be a permanent resident of Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky or Arkansas.

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Bachelor of Science

Healthcare Administration

Major in Healthcare Administration

The BSBA in Healthcare Administration focuses on the business component of healthcare.

Healthcare Management
Bachelor of Science

Healthcare Management

Major in Healthcare Management

Prepares students for a variety of administrative opportunities in the healthcare industry being ideal for part-time students or those who cannot travel to the Southeast campus to take courses.

Computer Information Systems
Bachelor of Science

Computer Information Systems

Major in Computer Information Systems

The goal of this program is the education of software developers - the people who create the software tools and systems that are used by others.

Technology Management
Bachelor of Science

Technology Management

Completion option in Technology Management

The completion program in technology management recognizes previous technical knowledge by allowing qualified students to gain advanced placement into the technology management curriculum.

Criminal Justice
Bachelor of Science

Criminal Justice

Major in Criminal Justice

The Criminal Justice major currently requires a total of 45 hours consisting of 30 hours of core courses and 15 hours in academic track courses.

Psychology
Bachelor of Arts

Psychology

Major in Psychology

Provides a general background in basic processes (learning and memory), cognitive processes, social psychology, developmental psychology, clinical/personality psychology, and statistics and research design.

Business Administration
Bachelor of Science

Business Administration

Major in Business Administration

Prepares students for a variety of professional opportunities through a flexible method of delivery, and it holds the AACSB accreditation. The Healthcare Administration option focuses on the business component of healthcare.

Interdisciplinary Studies
Bachelor of Science

Interdisciplinary Studies

Choose 2-4 Areas of Emphasis

For the major in Interdisciplinary Studies, students develop an individual study plan tailored to their career and professional goals.

Social Science
Bachelor of Arts

Social Science

Choose 1 Major and 1 Minor Concentration Area

This major allows you to focus your coursework in the disciplines of Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Economics, History, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology.

General Studies
Bachelor of General Studies

General Studies

Major in General Studies

The major itself is largely comprised of electives of choice, in addition to the general graduation requirements necessary for all students.

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Master of Business Administration

General Management

MBA in General Management

The general management option is ideal for individuals aspiring to advance into upper managerial positions and holds the same AACSB accreditation as our other options available on-campus.

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Master of Business Administration

Health Administration

MBA in Health Administration

The health administration option prepares students for a variety of administrative opportunities in the healthcare industry.

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Master of Business Administration

Sport Management

MBA in Sport Management

Students who are interested in the Sport Management dimensions of business desire an option in Sport Management in the MBA program which requires at least 33 hours.

Management
Master of Science

In Management

All online students receive in-state tuition regardless of location.

The Master of Science in Management degree is especially well suited for people who do not have a major in business administration at the undergraduate level, but are employed in positions with managerial responsibilities.

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Elementary Education
Master of Arts

Elementary Education

This online graduate degree offers three emphasis areas: Reading, Math/Science, and Early Childhood Education.

Elementary School Administration
Master of Arts

Elementary or Secondary School Administration

Designed to prepare elementary, secondary building level principals and k-12 directors of special education.

Teacher Leadership
Master of Arts

Teacher Leadership

Prepares teacher-leaders who excel in teaching and learning in non-administrative roles in their schools.

Exceptional Child
Master of Arts

Exceptional Child Education

This online graduate degree offers three emphasis areas: Mild/Moderate Cross-Categorical, Autism, and Early Childhood Special Education.

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Master of Arts in Teaching

Exceptional Education

Designed for those with an undergraduate degree in a related field, such as communication disorders, psychology or child development, but not certified as a teacher.

Secondary Education
Master of Arts

Secondary Education

Option in Educational Technology

Option in Educational Studies

Teaching English
Master of Arts

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Ideal for individuals interested in teaching English as another language, including work with children in pre-school through high school, in adult education programs with refugees and immigrants or in college and university programs.

Criminal Justice
Master of Science

Criminal Justice

All online students receive in-state tuition regardless of location.

The MS in Criminal Justice is a cooperative program offered by Southeast Missouri State University and Missouri Southern State University.

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Business Administration
Master of Science

Technology Management

The Master of Science in Technology Management program at Southeast incorporates appropriate theories and practices utilized in "real-world" applications for addressing the needs of modern industries.

Healthcare Management
Master of Science

Healthcare Management

If you are currently employed in healthcare or seeking advancement in this area, this masters program is for you. The additional healthcare training will allow individuals to better perform in their current position and future positions.

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Applied Behavior Analysis
Master of Arts

Applied Behavior Analysis

This program prepares students to become practitioners of Applied Behavior Analysis who work with individuals with autism spectrum disorders and other neurodevelopmental disabilities.

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Master of

Public Administration

MPA in Public Administration

All students take 21 hours of Master of Public Administration core courses, an additional 12 hours of electives, and complete an internship or thesis (3 hours). All required courses will be completed on campus at Southeast Missouri State University or via web-based instruction.

Minors are a great way to diversify your academic transcript or learn about a discipline beyond your major. Contact your advisor or our online program specialist to learn more about how you can build minors in to your degree plan: 573-651-2766 or southeastonline@semo.edu.

ESOL

K-12 English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) DESE Certification

ESOL certification allows teachers to enhance their ability to address the needs of limited English proficient children in the K-12 classroom. Prospective students must hold a valid teaching certificate in the state of Missouri and have prior coursework in Teaching Reading in the Content Areas and Psychology of the Exceptional Child.  Missouri State (DESE) requirements for the ESOL Certification program include 21 hours of coursework in the areas of Theories of Second and Foreign Language Learning, Methods and Techniques of TESOL, Materials and Assessment of TESOL, Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, and Practicum in TESOL. 

ESOL

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Undergraduate Certificate

The undergraduate certificate from Southeast introduces the student pursuing any major to the practices and principles of ESOL as well as the study of language and culture.  Students complete 15 hours of coursework that include four modules: Linguistics, Language Acquisition,  Methods and Techniques for Teaching ESOL, and Language and Culture. 

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Autism Spectrum Disorder Certification

The Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Certificate Program enables students to attain knowledge and skills essential in making a positive impact on individuals with ASD. The increasing prevalence and large research-to-practice gap in educational programs drives this critical need. We offer a 15 credit hour certificate program that is available as an add-on to an undergraduate degree or can be incorporated into a graduate degree. The courses are also available to non-degree seeking students wanting to learn more and make a positive impact on individuals with ASD. Courses are taught as online courses with opportunities to meet face-to-face if desired.

Looking for non-credit certification options? Visit the Office of Extended and Continuing Education for more information.

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Child Advocacy Studies Training Certificate

  • A multidisciplinary approach to ending and responding to child abuse and neglect
  • 9 credit hour certificate
  • Certificate is not included on transcripts, but a paper certificate is awarded from the College of Health and Human Services
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Healthcare Management Graduate Certificates

  • Healthcare Management
  • Healthcare Management – Administration
  • Healthcare Management – Communication
  • Healthcare Management – Informatics
  • Healthcare Management – Quality and Patient Safety
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Specialist in

Educational Administration

This degree is designed to prepare superintendents; career elementary and secondary building level principals; and career K-12 directors of special education.

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Specialist in

Teacher Leadership

Designed to enhance the skill set of teacher leaders and prepare them to serve at the building or district-level in the areas of Curriculum and Data, Operations, Human Resource, or Instructional Technology.