KGCS-TV has served Missouri Southern State University and the Joplin region for more than 30 years. The station provides hands-on training opportunities for students in the Department of Communication. It provides programs of interest to the campus and community.
A promotional video produced by students in the Spring 2016 semester highlights KGCS-TV. It is found on the station YouTube channel, KGCS Missouri Southern.
KGCS programming may be seen over the air on digital broadcast channel 22, reaching more than 168,000 households in the region.
KGCS may also be seen on regional cable television systems, including channel 22 on Cable One in Joplin. Other cable systems carrying KGCS include Mediacom, Suddenlink, LeRue and Columbus, KS.
Many locally-produced programs are also posted on the station YouTube site, "KGCS Missouri Southern."