Liberal Studies Core Curriculum
Truman students involved in cocurricular activities have higher GPAs, on average
A Truman education empowers you to succeed in any profession you pursue throughout your life. How do we do this? By instilling the value of asking the great questions; cultivating the practical intellect; and developing your critical-thinking, problem-solving and communication skills so you become a better-informed and more effective citizen.
Regardless of the academic program you pursue, our Liberal Studies Program helps turn curious learners into well-rounded individuals by building a broad base. Our core curriculum focuses on:
- Essential Skills for lifelong learning
- Multiple Modes of Inquiry so you learn how to approach problems and issues in different academic disciplines
- Interconnecting Perspectives that allow you to draw on the broad breadth and depth of knowledge you gain as a result of your educational experience at Truman