Truman as a Highly Selective Institution
Under guidelines to remain a highly selective institution by the Missouri Department of Higher Education, students who receive the strongest consideration for admission will have a 140 “combined ability.” You can find your combined ability by adding your GPA percentile, or high school rank percentile, with the national percentile of your ACT or SAT score.
High School Curriculum
For admission, Truman requires a strong college preparatory curriculum which should include:
Because of the flexibility in these requirements, Truman is able to maintain our holistic approach to reviewing applications. This allows our Admission Committee to learn more about you and benefits you when your application file is reviewed again for scholarship consideration. Want the required parts of an admission application? Check out the freshman student application page.