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Truman State University

Kirksville, MO
University Website: www.truman.edu
Apply Online: admissions.truman.edu/apply/application.asp
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Truman State University is a public liberal arts and sciences university located in Missouri, United States. It is a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges. Approximately six-thousand students attend Truman, pursuing degrees in forty-eight undergraduate and nine Graduate programs. It is located in Kirksville, in the northeastern portion of Missouri. The University is named after President Harry Truman, the only president born in Missouri. Until 1996, the school was known as Northeast Missouri State University, but the Board of Trustees voted to change the school's name to better reflect its statewide mission. In the 2012 U.S. News & World Report College Rankings, Truman again placed eighth in the Midwest among regional universities, the highest ranking in this category for a school in Missouri . Truman State is the only public institution in Missouri that is officially designated to pursue highly selective admissions standards.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $12,316.00 avg tuition

100 E Normal
Kirksville, MO 63501-4221
(660) 785-4000

Apply online Admissions:
admissions.truman.edu
Financial Aid:
financialaid.truman.edu

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Truman State University

Statistics:
Applied 4,569
Admitted 3,428 75%
Enrolled total 1,378
Full Time: 1,377
Part Time 1
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 510 630
SAT Math 530 650
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 25 30
ACT English 25 32
ACT Math 23 28
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 86%
4-year graduation rate 47%
6-year graduation rate 71%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Truman State University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $6,772.00 $6,772.00 $12,316.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $236.00 $236.00 $236.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $282.00 $282.00 $513.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $7,604.00 $7,604.00 $13,038.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $236.00 $236.00 $236.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $317.00 $317.00 $543.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $6,990.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $4,000.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $40.00
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 98%
Percent receiving grant aid 95%
Avg amount of grant aid $6,756.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 49%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,468.00

Truman State University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agriculture, General X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Foreign Language Teacher Education X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Social Science Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Linguistics X
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
Russian Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General X X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General X
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Art/Art Studies, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Music Performance, General X
Music, General X X

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