Rankings & Recognitions

Students in libraryNationally Ranked

  • No. 1 Public University in the Midwest region for 22 years running. More»
    U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges” (2019)
  • Named among “The Best 382 Colleges.” More»
    Princeton Review’s College Guide (2018)
  • The best “hidden gem” college in the state of Missouri. More»
    College Raptor (2016)
  • No. 49 on list of best public colleges in the U.S. More»
    Business First/The Business Journals (2016)

Affordable High-Quality Academics

  • Named among “Colleges That Pay You Back: The 200 Schools That Give You the Best Bang for Your Tuition Buck.” More»
    Princeton Review (2018)
  • Truman is the highest rated Missouri public school to be included in the 2018 Best College Values ranking.” More»
    Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (2018)
  • One of 10 public schools named as a “Best Buy” school noted for its quality academic offerings and affordable cost. More»
    Fiske Guide to Colleges (2019)