The Department of Art offers several degree options including a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a Bachelor of Science in Education degree.  The Department of Art provides a winning combination of:

  • Highly trained, talented and well-qualified faculty who care about the student’s success.
  • Nurturing environment with personable class sizes.
  • Outstanding opportunities through internships or practicum experiences.
  • Professional organizations to enhance the student’s networking.

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Art Department News

  • Winning Sculpture Now On Display at Spradling House

    A two-part steel sculpture titled “Emergence” and designed by Southeast Missouri State University student Deanna Hoffman was selected and is on display as an outdoor artwork for a year at the Spradling House at 1304 Broadway in Cape Girardeau. The earthy dark sculpture, standing roughly nine feet tall is a reflection of nature—from the rocky […]
  • ‘Re-Framed’ Opening Dec. 2 at Catapult

    Southeast Missouri State University’s Catapult Creative House at 612 Broadway in downtown Cape Girardeau is pleased to announce the opening Dec. 2 of an exhibit titled, “Re-Framed: The Alchemy of an Object.” An opening reception is scheduled for 5-9 p.m. in the gallery. Joshua Newth, Southeast instructor of art, distributed an array of two dimensionally […]
  • Southeast Team Wins Award of Excellence in Global Animation-Special Effects Competition

    Two digital art students and two recent digital art alumni of Southeast Missouri State University were part of a creative arts team directed by KevinHand that recently won an Award of Excellence in animation and special effects at the IndieFest Film Awards. Those honored were current students Michelle Pennington of Caruthersville, Missouri, and Ashley Tong […]
  • Art Guild Holding Fall Show and Sale Nov. 10 at River Campus

    The Art Guild at Southeast Missouri State University is sponsoring its annual Show and Sale in the atrium of the Cultural Arts Center at the River Campus from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 10. Patrons are encouraged to stop by to purchase holiday gifts for family, friends or themselves. This is also a great […]