Truman State University
Originally founded as a teacher’s college, then a regional university, Truman State University has evolved into Missouri’s only public highly selective, liberal arts and sciences institution. Founded in 1867, it has been committed to academic excellence and has espoused the belief that a strong education is the best means of preparing for a life of continuing personal growth and service. The mission at the Centre for International Students is to recruit a diverse and highly qualified international student population and empower them to be successful at Truman and throughout their lives.
Truman State University offers an exemplary and affordable public residential education to well -prepared students that is grounded in the liberal arts and sciences. It provides an outstanding liberal arts education to academically talented students from across the state of Missouri, their nation, and the world at an affordable price. The University offers exceptionally high quality academic programs that prepare their students to make a difference in the world. Truman offers undergraduate majors and minors, graduate studies and graduate certificate programs, and several pre-professional areas of study.
Truman’s beautiful 210 acre residential campus, located in Kirksville, Missouri, blends old and new with a mix of historic and contemporary red brick buildings that provide modern living and learning facilities. Lush green spaces like the Quad and a library filled with natural light and plenty of group study areas make campus a comfortable place to study, make new friends, and socialize.
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