Cape Girardeau


MAC Cape Girardeau

Mineral Area College is excited to give Cape Girardeau-area students the opportunity to earn associate degrees locally. With small class sizes, affordable tuition, and a convenient location, MAC is the perfect place to take your next step.


Your future starts here!

English Composition. World Civilization. Chemistry. General Psychology and More!

We're offering the general education courses you need in Cape Girardeau. Plus, as a MAC student, you'll have access to all our online course offerings too.

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Associate of Arts

Mineral Area College offers an Associate of Arts (AA) degree at MAC Cape Girardeau. This transferable degree parallels the work done in the first two years of a four-year institution. Students are advised to contact their transfer institution or academic advisor for major and elective degree requirements. 

Behavioral Health Support

Starting Fall 2024, students can earn a Behavioral Health Support Associate of Applied Science degree at MAC Cape.

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Amanda Heslinga
(573) 519-0601

Advanced Placement LPN to RN in Cape Girardeau

Mineral Area College partners with Saint Francis Medical Center to provide the advanced placement LPN to RN program in Cape Girardeau. 

Students attend synchronous Zoom lectures streamed from MAC's main campus with simulation lab work and skills check-offs done on-site in Cape Girardeau. Students also have the opportunity to apply for participation in the Academic/Employer Partnership to begin working at SFMC before graduation.

Click here to learn more or to apply for a MAC Nursing program

MAC Allied Health Department
(573) 518-2172

We accept A+ Benefits!

Under grants made available through the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education A+ Schools program, qualified graduates from participating high schools are eligible for Missouri community college scholarship grants. Students must fulfill A+ program requirements at the high school before applying for grants. 

Learn more in our Financial Aid guide.

We're close to home!

It's never been more convenient for residents of the Cape Girardeau area to earn a degree at MAC! Our facility boasts modern classroom, lab, and study spaces with free parking just steps from the building! 

MAC Cape Girardeau
1050 South Silver Springs Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703



Amanda Heslinga
Cape Girardeau Outreach Center Director
(573) 519-0601