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.
School of Health Sciences and Education
Violette Hall 2300
100 East Normal Avenue
Kirksville, Missouri 63501-4221
Fax: (660) 785-4668
Heather Redel, an MAE student in Elementary Education, has been selected for a 2014-2015 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to *Malaysia*. The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program of the United States and is one of the most prestigious awards programs worldwide. The program was established to increase mutual understanding between the people […] Read More
Announcing an Internship Available for Truman Students for Summer 2014 Summer Internship at the Harry S. Truman Presidential Museum and Library in Independence, Missouri Who is eligible? All Truman juniors and seniors who meet university guidelines for an internship Hours earned? Between five and eight credit hours (This is an eight week, 40-hour-a-week internship, coinciding […] Read More