Founded in 1873, Southeast Missouri State University is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the large town of Cape Girardeau (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Missouri. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Southeast Missouri State University (SEMO) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Southeast Missouri State University (SEMO) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 147 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. SEMO also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Southeast Missouri State University|
|Motto||At Southeast Missouri State, we take pride in our will to do.
|Colours||Red and black|
|Address||1 University Plaza
|Tel||+1 (573) 651 2000|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||One University Plaza
Cape Girardeau 63701-9980
(573) 651 2590
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, no graduate coexistence|
Southeast Missouri State University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 380,006 physical volumes, 19,404 physical media, 149,880 digital/electronic medium and 159 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Southeast Missouri State University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 3,036 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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