COPLAC Membership

Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges

Truman State University is a proud member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC), an organization of publicly funded colleges with a strong dedication to the liberal arts.

COPLAC members must show:

  • a focus on sustaining a high-quality relations between students and faculty
  • selective admissions
  • recognition of cultural and intellectual diversity
  • a commitment to high-quality liberal arts education for those who may not achieve it otherwise

Membership also┬árequires evidence of the college’s dedication in its mission statement, curricular requirements, resource allocations and faculty hiring, promotion and tenure policies.