School of Business Mission
The School of Business at Truman State University graduates prospective leaders who are ethical, broadly educated problem-solvers, effective team players, clear writers and articulate speakers.
We cultivate a community of learners by emphasizing:
• A rigorous, broad academic experience
• Effective communication skills
• Highly selective admission of students primarily from the Midwest
• Teaching, while valuing applied and instructional scholarship and service
The School of Business at Truman State University will be recognized for excellence in business education for undergraduate students and in selected areas of graduate study. The programs of study will be distinguished by the personalized attention accorded to students, a cohesive and contemporary curriculum, and the dedication of the faculty to creating an extraordinary classroom environment, and facilitating career opportunities for graduates.
The School of Business at Truman State University will create a curriculum and educational environment that takes advantage of current conditions and addresses the needs and interests of key constituent groups. This curriculum will offer emphases in two key areas: professional preparation and global business.