Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Overview

AddressOne University Plaza, MS2025
School Websitewww.semo.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Small

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Southeast Missouri State University is a small public, 4-year college based in Cape Girardeau, Missouri that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is post-master's certificate. In the 2019 academic year, 4,638 students applied to Southeast Missouri State University. Of those students, 3,883 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Southeast Missouri State University was $6,254, in addition to fees of $1,164. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Southeast Missouri State University.

Southeast Missouri State University has a 49% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

Very High

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired

%

The Southeast Missouri State University acceptance rate is 84%. To put this into perspective, 3,883 of the 4,638 students who applied to Southeast Missouri State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Southeast Missouri State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Southeast Missouri State University had an SAT score between the range of 1,030 and 1,240. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Southeast Missouri State University was between 20 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Southeast Missouri State University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

$

Books and Supplies$
Other Fees$
Room and Board$
Budget for Other Expenses$
Total one year cost$

$

Books and Supplies$
Other Fees$
Room and Board$
Budget for Other Expenses$
Total one year cost$
Average Federal Aid$
Percentage Awarded Federal Aid%

Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Southeast Missouri State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $6,254. Combined with fees of $1,164, room and board costs of $8,935, other expenses of $4,593 and the $624 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $21,570.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $13,155 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Southeast Missouri State University to $27,307 for out-of-state students.

Students at Southeast Missouri State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Southeast Missouri State University was $4,769 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 38%.

Southeast Missouri State University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio20:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Southeast Missouri State University.

Southeast Missouri State University has a good gender split, with 59% of undergraduates being female and 41% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Missouri residents; in fact, 78% of all students reside in Missouri. However, 19% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Southeast Missouri State University is 20:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Southeast Missouri State University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 31% students enroll at Southeast Missouri State University part-time; the other 7,677 students enrolled full-time.

Other Colleges

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Type: Administrative Unit
Size: Small
Center Valley, Pennsylvania
Type: Public, 4-year or above
Size: Large
Altoona, Pennsylvania
Type: Public, 4-year or above
Size: Small
Monaca, Pennsylvania
Type: Public, 4-year or above
Size: Large
Reading, Pennsylvania
Type: Public, 4-year or above
Size: Large
Middletown, Pennsylvania
Type: Public, 4-year or above
Size: Large
Media, Pennsylvania
Type: Public, 4-year or above
Size: Large
DuBois, Pennsylvania
Type: Public, 4-year or above
Size: Remote
Lemont Furnace, Pennsylvania
Type: Public, 4-year or above
Size: Small
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
Type: Public, 4-year or above
Size: Small