About School of Health Sciences & Education

School of Health Sciences & Education

Truman students seek depth and breadth in their studies, and the programs in the School of Health Sciences and Education (SHSE) allow our students to discover connections across a wide range of endeavors.

We prepare intellectual and curious students for careers in:

Many of our graduates enter medical school, teach abroad, begin private practices, and devote their talents and energies in various ways to making the world a better place.

All of our programs are based on a solid foundation in the liberal arts and sciences. That foundation, coupled with the specific professional preparation you will receive in our programs, will serve you well in whatever path you take in life.

School of Health Sciences and Education Newsletter

Our students and faculty are doing greats things in this lively community of learners. Read the latest edition of our SHSE newsletter to see how they are using their intellectual pursuits to make a difference in the world.

Language and Literacy Conference

We share a passion for learning and like to share knowledge through events like our  Annual Language and Literacy Conference. Students, local teachers, practitioners, and alumni attend the conference to develop their skills so they can help improve children’s reading and writing achievement.

Contact Us

School of Health Sciences and Education
Violette Hall 2300
100 East Normal Avenue
Kirksville, Missouri 63501-4221
(660) 785-4383
Fax:  (660) 785-4668
shse@truman.edu

Purple Pride Award Accepting NominationsPurple Pride Award Accepting Nominations

April 23, 2018

Nominations are now open for the Mark and Robin Gambaiana Purple Pride Award.

TruCare Tops 12,000 Hours of ServiceTruCare Tops 12,000 Hours of Service

April 23, 2018

As part of the TruCare service initiative, more than 1,200 members of the Truman community contributed 12,370.5 hours of service across the country.

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