Southeast Missouri State University Graduate School

Southeast Missouri State University (referred to as Southeast Missouri State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Cape Girardeau, MO.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Southeast Missouri State is $6,957 for Missouri residents and $11,938 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,473 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,927 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Southeast Missouri State University (referred to as Southeast Missouri State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Cape Girardeau, MO.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1915 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Southeast Missouri State Directory Information
School NameSoutheast Missouri State University (Southeast Missouri State)
AddressOne University Plaza, MS2025, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Phone573-651-2000
Webhttps://www.semo.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.semo.edu/admissions/apply.htm
Financial Infohttps://www.semo.edu/sfs
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Southeast Missouri State is $6,957 for Missouri residents and $11,938 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,473 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,927 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 119 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Post-Master Certificate. Among them, 36 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$11,938
$6,957 for Missouri Residents
Student Population1,473
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Post-Master Certificate
Number of Programs119 graduate programs
(36 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio20 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Southeast Missouri State is $6,957 for Missouri residents and $11,938 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $345 for Missouri residents and $621 for out-of-state students.
Southeast Missouri State offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Missouri Residents$6,957
Out-of-State$11,938
Tuition per Credit Hour
Missouri Residents$345
Out-of-State$621
Southeast Missouri State offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)36 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Southeast Missouri State University is $6,957 for Missouri residents and $11,938 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.98% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2018-2019$4,981$699$9,292$699
2019-2020$5,242$717$9,796$717
2020-2021$5,373$753$10,039$753
2021-2022$5,858$753$10,840$753
2022-2023$6,205$752$11,186$752
The graduate school tuition & fees of Southeast Missouri State is inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Missouri. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Missouri graduate tuition is $17,382 (public) / $13,756 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Southeast Missouri State University$6,957$11,938
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Missouri Graduate Schools$12,498$15,001
Public$9,459$17,382
Private$13,756
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $15,306 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Southeast Missouri State.
On-campus living costs are increased by 2.62% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,306. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.62% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$8,935$4,593$8,935$4,593
2019-2020$9,267$4,708$9,267$4,708
2020-2021$9,511$4,816$9,511$4,816
2021-2022$9,974$4,941$9,974$4,941
2022-2023$9,954$5,352$9,954$5,352
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $345 for Missouri residents and $621 for other students at Southeast Missouri State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.16% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
2018-2019$277$516
2019-2020$331$584
2020-2021$298$558
2021-2022$325$602
2022-2023$345$621

Graduate Programs at Southeast Missouri State

Southeast Missouri State University offers 42 graduate programs for Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 473 students have completed their study at Southeast Missouri State University.
Offered Degrees at Southeast Missouri State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree3515400
Post Bachelor's Degree5421
Post Master's Degree2152
Total4220473
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Southeast Missouri State University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 47 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 52 completers.
Southeast Missouri State University offers 42 programs through Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 473 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 400 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 21 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 52 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 3 completers-
Environmental Science3-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] (1 completers) 62 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences52-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance10-
Education [+] (6 completers) 183 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration26$38,900
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration14-
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship7-
Secondary School Administration/Principalship20-
Special Education and Teaching25-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services27-
Elementary Education and Teaching16-
Secondary Education and Teaching19-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education2-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education2-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor25-
Engineering Technology [+] (1 completers) 7 completers-
Engineering/Industrial Management7-
English Language and Literature [+] 6 completers-
English Language and Literature--
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies (other)3-
English Language and Literature/Letters (other)3-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences6-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Mathematics2-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 3 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences--
Nutrition Sciences3-
Physical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Chemistry2-
Psychology [+] (2 completers) 4 completers-
Industrial and Organizational Psychology4-
Applied Behavior Analysis--
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 6 completers-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration--
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies6-
Human Services [+] (1 completers) 7 completers-
Public Administration7-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 44 completers-
Communication Sciences and Disorders21-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management8-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse15-
Business [+] (1 completers) 58 completers-
Business Administration and Management52-
Organizational Leadership6-
History [+] 7 completers-
History2-
Public/Applied History5-
Total400
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] --
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services--
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] --
Health/Health Care Administration/Management--
Total21
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 52 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration47-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services5-
Total52

Graduate Student Population at Southeast Missouri State

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 1,473 students enrolled into Southeast Missouri State University graduate schools where it has total 9,927 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 821 full-time and 652 part-time graduate students. By gender, 648 male and 825 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,473648825
Full-time821430391
Part-tme652218434
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 670 White (45.49%), 58 Black/African American (3.94%), 24 Hispanic (1.63%), 7 Asian (0.48%), and 714 students with other races. 676 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,473648825
American Indian/Native American000
Asian743
Black/African American582335
Hispanic24420
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White670175495
Two More20614
Un-Known18315
Non-resident Alien676433243
Southeast Missouri State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 452 graduate students (30.69% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 641 graduate students (43.52% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,473
Enrolled Online Exclusively452
Enrolled Some Online Courses641
Not in Online Courses380
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Southeast Missouri State University. 570 students are aged 20 to 24 (38.70% of total students), 41 students are aged above 50 (2.78%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Southeast Missouri State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,473648825
Age 20-21371423
Age 22-24533267266
Age 25-29448218230
Age 30-3418771116
Age 35-391003169
Age 40-491273295
Age 50-64381226
Over 64330

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