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 worldwide.
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15 April 2016 | 3:19 pm
Six Truman students pitched their entrepreneurial ideas before a panel of judges during the finals of the Bulldog B.I.T.E. Pitch Competition held at the T-REX co-working space and technology incubator in downtown St. Louis on March 31, 2016. Each finalist had two minutes to pitch his idea followed by three minutes of questions from the […]
14 March 2016 | 3:51 pm
The School of Business Academic Advising Center is looking to hire Peer Mentors for the 2016-2017 academic year. Academic Peer Mentors support the professional and faculty advising staff by providing an academic outreach program to first and second year Business and Accounting majors. Applications and job descriptions are available at the Business Academic Advising Center VH 2413. Deadline for […]