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Dr. Bradley Deken, Chairman

We would invite and encourage you to come to the Department of Polytechnic Studies and learn about our programs, professors, and the job opportunities which will be opened up to you as a graduate of our program. Additionally, you are also encouraged to come and take a tour of our facilities and the highly technical, state-of-the-art labs and classrooms. We're housed in a super modern seventy thousand square foot facility, which represents the direction and focus of our program with new and ever-changing technology.

The Technology Management program is accredited by the Association of Technology Management and Applied Engineering (ATMAE) and, as such, is recognized nationally. The Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Come be a part of these exciting activities!

Dr. Bradley Deken, Chairman
Department of Polytechnic Studies

Polytechnic Studies News

  • Deken Named Interim Dean of COSTA, to Continue as Interim Dean of College of STEM

    Dr. Brad Deken, chair of the Department of Polytechnic Studies, has been appointed interim dean of the College of Science, Technology and Agriculture (COSTA), and will continue as chair of the Department of Polytechnic Studies from May 15-July 31. Effective Aug. 1, Deken will begin serving as interim dean of the College of Science, Technology, […]
  • Non-Traditional Grads Say It’s Never Too Late to Learn

    In spring 2016, Ron Broyles of New Madrid, Missouri, was out of a job after being displaced by Noranda Aluminum after nearly three decades at the smelter. Now, two years later, he’s completed an unimaginable journey towards a college degree and is hoping his new credentials will serve him well in the job market. Broyles, […]
  • Southeast, Sinclair Community College Partnering on Unmanned Aerial/Aircraft Systems

    Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, and Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio, are forming a partnership on aerospace and related technologies, including unmanned aerial/aircraft systems (UAS) initiatives in the areas of education, workforce training and development, and applied research. “We are pleased and excited to partner with Sinclair Community College through its […]
  • Southeast Joins Cisco Networking Academy Program in Celebrating 20 Years in Missouri

    Southeast Missouri State University’s Cisco Academy Support Center (ASC) was recently recognized during the 20th anniversary of the Cisco Networking Academy Program in Missouri celebration in Jefferson City, Missouri. Southeast joined the program as one of the first networking academies and has contributed to Cisco’s program providing more than 28,000 Missouri students with the training […]


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