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After Truman

Our goal is to provide an exemplary education that endows our graduates with the skills and knowledge to lead and to develop creative solutions for local, state, national and global issues. With unlimited opportunities to explore everything that intrigues you as a student at Truman, your career path might end up aligning directly with your major. Or, you might discover a hidden passion for an area you did not even know existed. Starting your first year at Truman, our Career Center can help you develop a roadmap for your professional goals.

Where Will a Truman Degree Take You?
Our placement rate for graduates reflects the University’s commitment to producing exceptional graduates who are well-equipped for their next step. Around half of our graduates enter the work force directly, while the other half go on to attend graduate and professional schools including dental, medical, law, physical therapy, occupational therapy, athletic training, pharmacy and veterinary schools among others.

Check out some of our notable alumni to see how Truman graduates are making a difference in the world.

Truman graduates are recruited by some of the best organizations around the world. Here’s a sampling of where some of our most recent graduates started their careers:

  • AmeriCorps
  • The Boeing Company
  • BJC Healthcare
  • Cerner
  • Cushman & Wakefield
  • Deloitte
  • Edward Jones
  • Ernst & Young
  • FleishmanHilllard
  • Johns Hopkins
  • MasterCard Worldwide
  • Mercy Hospital
  • Monsanto
  • SSM Healthcare
  • Peace Corps
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Sherwin Williams
  • Truman Medical Center
  • United States Army
  • University of Missouri Health Care
Many Truman graduates choose to continue their education after graduating from Truman.  Here’s a sampling of some of the institutions they are attending:

  • American University
  • Boston University
  • Cambridge University
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Duke University
  • Georgetown
  • Harvard
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Purdue University
  • St. Louis University
  • Stanford University
  • Truman State University
  • Tulane University
  • University College London
  • University of Graz
  • University of Notre Dame
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Washing University in St. Louis
  • Yale
Sumter, Cody 2017

If you have a full, well-rounded liberal arts education, you have the ability to tackle problems from a lot of different angles.

Cody Sumter ('10), Facebook, Product Manager/VR Apps & 360 Photography