Truman State University

Kirksville, MO

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Truman State University

Truman State University

Truman State University Student Essentials

Truman State University Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Bulldogs
Website: www.truman.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $7,216
Out-of-State Tuition: $12,952
Retention Rate: 89%
Enrollment: 6,452
Year Established: 1867

About Truman State University

Truman State University is a Missouri public liberal arts and sciences university. Though it is a public college, Truman State has highly selective admissions standards.

Before you panic, you should know that there is no application fee, and the process is streamlined so that applying for Truman State also automatically submits your application for their scholarship program. In order to receive the greatest consideration for scholarships, students should submit their applications before December.

Admissions at this school are based upon high school performance, specifically GPA, class rank, SAT and ACT scores, special abilities, and an essay. Students with a combined ability score of 140 or above will be the first to be considered. In order to determine your ability score, add your high school class rank percent to you national percentile on the ACT or SAT entrance exam.

Academics include more than 40 areas of study including Russian, Communication Disorders, Computer Science and even Interdisciplinary Studies for students that require more flexibility from their education. Truman State also has approximately 45 minors including International Studies and Environmental Studies.

Students are encouraged to engage in activities outside of the classroom, which is why they offer over 200 groups and college life opportunities in addition to an extensive Greek life.

Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave Truman State University 4 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Overall Rating

The Truman State University is the good place to get your degree and to become a good at your profession, especially it is Business School is really tough, but it helps you to proceed with its toughness.


Truman State University Map & Location

Truman State University
100 E Normal
Kirksville, MO 63501


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Getting Around Truman State University

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

10/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Kirksville, MO

Winter
Dec
37
19
Jan
33
15
Feb
39
19
Spring
Mar
50
29
Apr
62
39
May
72
51
Summer
Jun
81
61
Jul
86
65
Aug
84
63
Fall
Sep
76
53
Oct
64
42
Nov
50
30

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 6,067
Freshman Class 1,423
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 6,452

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 3%
  • African American: 4%
  • Caucasian: 85%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 5%
Latino 3%
African American 4%
Caucasian 85%
Asian 2%
Unknown and Other 5%

Undergraduate 94%
Graduate 6%
Full-Time 88%
Part-Time 12%
Women 60%
Men 40%
International 6%
Domestic 94%

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