KGCS provides national programming from the Youtoo America Network, as well as local programs serving the Joplin Region. Other programming comes from the Pursuit Channel and Classic Arts Showcase.
Local programs include:
- interview shows
- sports coverage
- governmental coverage
- Missouri Southern presentations
Students assist with local productions, gaining valuable hands-on experience.
- News programs: Newsmakers, Public Forums, live and recorded coverage of Joplin City Council Meetings, coverage of MSSU Board of Governors meetings
- Sports programs: Live and recorded coverage of MSSU football and basketball game - See a promotional spot on the KGCS YouTube site.
- Missouri Southern programs: Missouri Southern Lecture Series, Missouri Southern Music Presentations, Window on the World
- Local interest programs: Joplin Insider and other regional programs
- Special Interest programs: Spotlight on Senior Issues and other local programs
Youtoo America: Children's and youth programming, lifestyle programming, classic and Western movies.
Classic Arts Showcase: Highlights of music classical arts productions
- Pursuit Channel: Outdoors programming, featuring hunting and fishing