Success After Truman
Truman’s focus on educating the whole person through a well-rounded curriculum of the liberal arts and sciences prepares students for great success in any career or graduate program they pursue.
In fact, six months after graduation, 92 percent of the Class of 2012 were either employed or enrolled in graduate school. Truman alumni were working at places such as:
Other recent graduates continued their education at institutions such as:
And that’s not all:
Success That Makes a Difference
In addition to developing the skills and knowledge base to lead successful careers, our students also graduate with a desire to make a difference—whether in their professional fields, communities, or world. It’s why within the past five years, Truman has ranked in the top 25 of medium-size schools in the nation producing the most Peace Corps volunteers. Because of the connections they make as a part of Truman’s learning community, our graduates go on to pursue fulfilling, meaningful lives of influence.
"Even in a small department, the personal contact matters. In the fall of my freshman year, I went to a barbecue at a professor’s house, so I met students and professors personally early on. I also joined the Society of Physics Students, where I met older students who gave me good advice about my four-year plan."
– Nathan K., Physics major, Philosophy & Religion minor