About the School of Business
When you pursue studies in accounting or business administration in the School of Business at Truman State University, you acquire the knowledge and develop the skills to become successful leaders—and not just in business and industry. You will be well-prepared to make meaningful contributions to service organizations, governmental agencies, not-for-profits, and your community.
Relevant, Broad-based Programs
A core business curricula for all accounting and business administration majors provides breadth of knowledge, experience, perspectives, as well as skills you choose to develop as part of your liberal arts education. To prepare you for the fast-paced, rapidly changing global economy, the School of Business offers several academic programs:
Accounting Academic Programs:
Business Administration Academic Programs:
- Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with concentrations in finance, international business, management, and marketing
- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with concentrations in finance, management, and marketing
- Minor in Business Administration
Student-focused and Skills-based Mission
Our mission guides all we do – the students we recruit, the faculty we hire, the curricula we offer, and the experiences we provide. The School of Business graduates ethically-aware prospective business and civic leaders who are articulate communicators, effective team members, and skilled critical thinkers and problem solvers.
The School of Business cultivates a community of learners by emphasizing:
- A rigorous, liberal arts and sciences educational foundation;
- Highly selective admission of students;
- Civic engagement;
- Leadership development; and,
- Experiential and applied learning activities to enhance student learning.
Demonstrated Excellence — AACSB Accredited
At Truman, you take classes with top-quality faculty and collaborate with high-caliber students who are curious and strive for success at all levels. You pursue a business education at one of only five percent of business schools worldwide that have earned AACSB accreditation. AACSB schools must pass rigorous quality standards, and they have proved to provide the best in business education world.
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3 April 2017 | 6:24 pm
The Bulldog Student Investment Fund (BSIF) earned the 1st Place (undergraduate) award for Value Portfolio management. This year’s Global Asset Management Education (G.A.M.E.) Forum was attended by over 1600 students representing 150 Universities from 49 US states and the District of Columbia. In addition, students from 50 different countries represented their respective Universities. The G.A.M.E. […]
21 February 2017 | 9:48 am
The Truman team of Annali Cler (Junior, Political Science & Economics), Anthony Hill (Junior, Accounting & Business Administration-Finance), and Shane Legatzke (Junior, Accounting & Business Administration-Finance) won the St. Louis CFA Institute Research Challenge on Friday, February 17. The team conducted equity research and a company analysis of Spire (formerly the Laclede Group). They prepared […]