Truman is recognized as one of the nation's "Best Values" in higher
education. It is a distinction that has been earned through Truman’s
demonstrated quality and affordable tuition. These attributes make
Truman an outstanding college choice!
Truman’s affordability is further enhanced by one of the most
generous scholarship programs in the nation. Approximately 96 percent of
first time freshmen are
awarded either Truman
scholarships and/or federal financial aid.
Students can choose from more than
40 areas of study including
Physics, Accounting, Russian, Art History, Health Science, Communication
Disorders, Psychology, Computer Science, and Interdisciplinary Studies
for those who are looking for even greater flexibility to satisfy their
diverse interests. These majors are complemented by more than
55 minors, including
Environmental Studies, Cognitive Science, Public
Administration, and many more.
Faculty are selected for their ability to teach as well as their
achievements in their chosen fields. With an average class size of only
24 students, there is ample opportunity for significant interaction in
the classroom. Faculty encourage students to engage in research while at
Truman to further enrich the undergraduate experience. Truman’s
commitment to offering students the best possible undergraduate
preparation results in over 99 percent of Truman graduates who reported
post-graduation plans being placed in professional employment or
graduate school within six months of graduation!