Enrollment up at Southeast Missouri State

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) - For the 19th straight year, enrollment is up at Southeast Missouri State University.

The Cape Girardeau-based university said Wednesday that enrollment for fall classes that began this week is 11,367, up 2.1% from a year ago.

International enrollment on the Cape Girardeau campus is 942, up from 811 in the fall of 2012.

A huge growth area has been in online classes. Southeast Missouri State says 971 students are enrolled solely online. The university now offers 16 degree programs available completely online.

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