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Accountancy
Master's Degree (MAc)
Truman’s Master of Accountancy program prepares you for a successful future as a professional accountant in a fast-changing business environment. In combination with an undergraduate degree in accounting, our program satisfies the requirements to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam.
Accounting
Undergraduate Degree (BS)
Career opportunities in accounting are boundless—from corporate to nonprofit to education to small business. Our School of Business and accounting program are accredited by AACSB International, the gold standard of business school accreditation worldwide.
Actuarial Science Minor
Minor
If you are considering a career in risk assessment for insurance, business and other industries, you can pursue an actuarial science minor to prepare for the first two actuarial exams, which serve as the gateway into the profession.
African/ African-American Studies Minor
We have the people of Africa to thank for much of our literature, music and sensibilities both in the U.S. and across the world today. Conduct an in-depth study of the peoples of Africa and gain a deeper understanding of the origin and dynamic cultural mix that now constitutes the African Diaspora.
Agricultural Business Minor
Whether you plan to pursue a career in production agriculture, business, lending, consulting, or running your own business, having a broad understanding of marketing techniques, livestock and grain commodities, financing, and the economics of agriculture adds value to your knowledge base.
Agricultural Science
Undergraduate Degree (BS)
Experience a holistic approach to the study of food and fiber production and their association and interaction with societal concerns. Our focus is on a sustainable agricultural system—including food production, processing and consumption.
Agricultural Studies Minor
Minor
Broaden your educational experience by pursuing an agricultural studies minor to gain a broad overview of agricultural and environmental sciences.When combined with any major offered at Truman, an agricultural studies minor enhances your preparation for a wide range of careers or further study in graduate or professional schools.
Anthropology Minor
Minor
Anthropology is a comparative science that examines all societies from different angles to gain a better understanding of humanity’s past, present and future. No matter what major you are pursuing at Truman, you can increase the multicultural dimension of your degree with a minor in anthropology.
Applied Linguistics Minor
Minor
At Truman, you develop strong critical thinking and analytical skills that serve you well across a number of professional fields. You hone your craft of linguistic analysis, become a better writer, and develop an advanced understanding of human thought in expressed action.
Art
Undergraduate Degree (BA)
Making art has been a fundamental part of human activity since the beginnings of known history; studying art has played a central role in the development of our understanding of human civilization. Further, societies are judged often by the art that they produce.
Art History Minor
Minor
When you focus on the material aspects of cultural expression and how art reflects history, politics, religion, science, and technology, you gain experience thinking about the broader issues of the interaction between art and society.
Art Studio Minor
Minor
Improve your practical art skills and add studio art experience to your undergraduate studies. Studio art includes ceramics, fibers, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture.
Art with concentration in: Design
Undergraduate Degree (BFA)
A Bachelor of Fine Arts: Design (commonly known as graphic design, visual communications, or commercial art) allows you to apply your creative abilities toward careers in advertising, publishing, corporate in-house design, and the ever-growing new media design market.
Art with concentration in: Studio Art
Undergraduate Degree (BFA)
Pursue a creative career and explore a variety of practical art concepts in our modern facilities. Pursue one of six different studio emphases: ceramics, fibers, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture.
Asian Studies Minor
Minor
Deepen your understanding of global and cultural engagement and learn how the unique traditions, culture, and arts of Asia have influenced the world.
Astronomy Minor
Minor
Astronomy is one of the oldest natural sciences that is devoted to the study of celestial objects such as moons, planets, stars, nebulae, and galaxies.
Athletic Training
Master's Degree (MAT)
Through a combination of specialized coursework and practical experience, our Master of Athletic Training program prepares you for a successful career in athletic training.
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Undergraduate Degree (BS)
This interdisciplinary field gives you an opportunity to gain the knowledge necessary for a comprehensive understanding of how chemical processes and molecular mechanisms impact biological systems.
Biology
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
From molecules to cells to ecosystems, Truman’s biology program has something for everyone. Here you will receive a firm foundation in the biological sciences and gain the expertise, technical skills, and confidence to pursue a competitive future in the career of your choice.
Biology Minor
Minor
With a minor in biology, you can expand your academic horizons. You’ll find that biology is not an isolated discipline, but one with far-reaching applications addressing real-world issues in your field.
Business Administration
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
Today’s business world requires a sophisticated skill set. Our classes teach you how to manage people, time, money, and resources efficiently and effectively.  At Truman, you’ll find a cooperative spirit as you work on group projects, form study groups, and collaborate with professors who care enough to learn your name.
Business Administration Minor
Minor
Pursuing a minor in business administration can complement any degree offered at Truman. Whether you are an art, music, history or science major, a background in business administration can make the difference in landing that all-important first job.
Celtic Studies Minor
Minor
With an interdisciplinary Celtic studies minor, you will study the broad geographical, linguistic, and cultural histories of the Irish, Scottish and Welsh peoples to understand Celtic identity, experience, and expression.
Chemistry
Undergraduate Degree (BS)
Programs offered include professional chemistry, pre-allopathic and pre-osteopathic medicine, and pre-pharmacy. The bachelor’s degree in chemistry is an American Chemical Society (ACS) accredited professional program.
Chemistry Minor
Minor
As a student at Truman, you can broaden your academic horizons when you pursue a minor in chemistry. Conduct experiments and find answers to the questions about the scientific world that have always intrigued you while you augment your knowledge and your credentials.
Child Studies Minor
Minor
The child studies minor at Truman gives students the opportunity to focus on the physical, psychological, cognitive, and social development of children; the creation and critique of art and media focused on and directed towards children; and the political debates and social policies that influence children in an interdisciplinary way.
Chinese Minor
Minor
Chinese is one of the most useful languages for business, and foreign language skills are in high demand worldwide. Adding a Chinese minor to your college experience provides you with valuable cross-cultural skills and insights you can apply to nearly any career.
Classical Studies Minor
Minor
By studying various aspects of ancient Greek and Roman languages and cultures, you develop a sense of how the ancients responded to the universal questions of the human experience. Learn how to ask thoughtful questions, make surprising connections, and communicate across perspectives.
Classics
Undergraduate Degree (BA)
Classics is a rich and varied field of study that draws together languages, literature, history, philosophy, art, and cultures of the ancient Greeks and Romans.
Cognitive Science Minor
Minor
Our cognitive science minor is the interdisciplinary study of the mind and its processes — how and why we think the way we think. Perhaps one of the most interdisciplinary fields offered at Truman, cognitive science lies at the crossroads of neuroscience, philosophy, linguistics, psychology, anthropology and artificial intelligence.
Communication
Undergraduate Degree (BA)
As a communication major at Truman, you will pursue the complexities that characterize communication  in an advanced, technical, and multicultural world — fast-paced and ever-changing.
Communication Disorders
Master's Degree (MA)
The Master of Arts in Communication Disorders program provides the specialized coursework and practical experience that prepare and qualify successful candidates for careers in speech-language pathology.
Communication Disorders
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
As a communication disorders major at Truman, you form mentor relationships with faculty; collaborate with peers; and explore your interests through special assignments, hands-on activities, research projects, service learning, and study abroad.
Communication Minor
Minor
As a communication minor at Truman, you will pursue the complexities that characterize communication  in an advanced, technical, and multicultural world — fast-paced and ever-changing. We guide you to meet these challenges in and out of the classroom to be a thoughtful, engaged citizen in many walks of life.
Computer Science
Undergraduate Degree (BS)
Your computer science degree from Truman gives you the foundation you need in a competitive, fast-growing field of software development. Study the latest theories of computation and design from within the practical problem-solving framework of programming applications.
Computer Science Minor
Minor
No matter your major, you can get secondary training in basic foundations of computer science by declaring a computer science minor. It’s a great way to introduce yourself to programming as well, which is a useful skill across a variety of professional fields.
Creative Writing
Undergraduate Degree (BFA)
As a creative writing major at Truman, you will stretch your writing talents in a challenging yet encouraging environment, drawing inspiration from a foundation of liberal arts courses. We are the only public university in Missouri offering a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Creative Writing.
Data Science Certificate (online)
Graduate Certificate
Truman State University’s 15-credit Graduate Certificate in Data Science is a fully online program designed for the working adult with a college or graduate degree who wants to expand their skill set.
Design Minor
Minor
If you want to develop above average skills in digital literacy, creating graphics, design layout and content/project management while at Truman, consider adding the design minor to your course of study.
Disability Studies Minor
Minor
By pursuing a disability studies minor, you will focus on disability as a social and political phenomenon and explore how disability is defined and represented.
Economics
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
Truman’s comprehensive economics major provides a solid background for a number of professions or further education after graduation. Our graduates obtain jobs in the business and public policy sectors, and with government agencies and nonprofit organizations.
Economics Minor
Minor
Pursuing an economics minor gives you a basic understanding of the economical fundamentals at work. You learn about important theories of demand and pricing as well as the economic impacts of fiscal and monetary policies.
Education
Master's Degree (MAE)
Truman prepares teachers for initial certification through our Master of Arts in Education (MAE) graduate program (prior to entering our MAE program, students must complete a bachelor’s degree in a content field with a strong liberal arts background.
Education Minor
Minor
The Education Minor is designed for students interested in pursuing a Masters of Arts in Education degree at Truman as well as for students interested in working in the field of education in nontraditional settings such as zoos and/or museums. The minor includes core undergraduate courses required by the Missouri Department of Secondary and Elementary […]
English
Master's Degree (MA)
The Master of Arts in English program offers an opportunity for in-depth exploration in an area of the discipline the student finds useful and fascinating. The ultimate goals of this program are to prepare a community of exceptional students, scholars, teachers and creative writers engaged in a lifetime of writing and literature, and preparation for work at the doctoral […]
English
Undergraduate Degree (BA)
The English major focuses on language, writing skills, and the theoretical, cultural, and historical diversities that shape literary tradition. Forge your own path and specialty by choosing from nearly 100 diverse courses — from Beowulf to gender theory, film studies to Russian drama, linguistics to children’s literature.
English Minor
Minor
As an English minor at Truman, you will learn to better understand and enjoy your own and other cultural traditions by engaging with a range of fascinating, challenging, and transformative literature.
Environmental Studies Minor
Minor
If you have a love for the outdoors and a desire to protect and preserve our natural resources, you’ll want to consider adding this minor to your plan at Truman.
Equine Studies Minor
Minor
Whether you’re preparing for vet school, want to master your competitive riding skills, or simply enjoy riding (or want to learn to ride), you can pursue an equine studies minor at Truman.
Exercise Science
Undergraduate Degree (BS)
As an exercise science major, you study human movement, enhance your critical thinking and research skills, and acquire specific skills in preparation for professional certification.
Film Studies Minor
Minor
Learn about the production, distribution, exhibition, history and theory of film by declaring the interdisciplinary film studies minor at Truman
Folklore Minor
Minor
As an interdisciplinary program, the folklore minor is more than just reading stories. Literature, language, dance, history and fine arts all play a role in understanding folklore and its cultural impact.
Foreign Language Teacher Preparation Minor
Minor
This program provides initial training for Classical and Modern Language students who want to explore teaching languages but who do not seek K-12 teacher certification.
Forensic Science Minor
Minor
Whether you’re interested in law enforcement, archaeology, history, biology, geology, or astronomy, learning to scientifically analyze data will boost your skill set no matter what career you plan to pursue.
French Minor
Minor
You’ll develop your French proficiency and gain in-depth knowledge of French civilization and French and francophone literature.
French Minor for the Professions
Minor
This program is designed to provide students with the basic language skills necessary for working in a variety of contexts in which proficiency in French is required.
French Minor in Translation
Minor
You’ll receive a more intense focus on the composition and stylistics of translation, alongside a briefer overview of French culture and conversation
German Minor
Minor
Enrich your knowledge and professional prospects by adding an international perspective to your studies.
Greek Minor
Minor
Whatever you are studying now, chances are good that the Greeks had something to say about it two millennia ago!
Health Science
Undergraduate Degree (BS)
When you pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in health science, you focus on the area that’s the best match for your future career by selecting a concentration.
History
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
As a history major at Truman, you pursue the wondrous complexities of the past while acquiring the skills and insight necessary to prepare for an exciting and fulfilling future.
History Minor
Minor
A history minor complements any degree offered at Truman. You pursue the wondrous complexities of the past while acquiring the skills and insight necessary to prepare for an exciting and fulfilling future.
Information Systems Minor
Minor
The information systems minor teaches you how information technology affects organizations, including systems analysis, databases, and internet programming.
Interdisciplinary Studies
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
You can pursue a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies. The best way to decide if designing your own major is the right choice for you is to enroll in Introduction to Interdisciplinary Studies (IDSM 175) early in your Truman career.
International Studies Minor
Minor
Add depth and diversity to your major by expanding your studies beyond the United States with an international studies minor
Italian Studies Minor
Minor
A minor in Italian Studies pairs well with any major —  whether you’re in business, communication, medicine, education, or many other professional fields.
Japanese Minor
Minor
You start off with elementary Japanese and continue to advanced Japanese along with Japanese culture and sociolinguistics; these courses ensure that you attain solid foundations of language skills and a fine understanding of culture.
Jazz Studies Minor
Minor
Acceptance into the Minor in Jazz Studies is by audition with the Director of Jazz Studies.
Justice Systems
Undergraduate Degree (BS)
As a justice systems major at Truman, you discover how to navigate the components that make up the justice systems while learning the basics of criminal justice: law enforcement, criminal law and the courts, corrections, and criminology.
Justice Systems Minor
Minor
If you’re curious about our system of justice and want to become a more informed and better citizen, you can pursue a minor in criminal justice at Truman. The minor in justice systems complements any major offered at Truman.
Latin Minor
Minor
Studying Latin provides insight into the workings of many modern languages. About two-thirds of English words come from Latin, and many Latin expressions are still used in English today.
Leadership
Master's Degree (MA)
Develop a better understanding of leadership by examining best practices and studying leadership theories, decision-making, research, ethics and organizational change.
Linguistics
Undergraduate Degree (BS)
Linguistics is the study of human language as it is — not as we think it should be. Truman is one of the few universities in the region offering an undergraduate degree in linguistics.
Linguistics Minor
Minor
Linguistics is the study of human language as it is — not as we think it should be. Truman is one of the few universities in the region offering an undergraduate degree in linguistics.
Mathematical Biology Minor
Minor
If you are a student in mathematics, computer science, or biology, the interdisciplinary mathematical biology minor prepares you to work at the intersection of the life and mathematical sciences.
Mathematics
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
As a math major or minor at Truman, you learn as you collaborate with faculty, conduct collaborative research, compete in national and state math competitions, join a professional mathematics organization and have fun doing it.
Mathematics Minor
Minor
As a math major or minor at Truman, you learn as you collaborate with faculty, conduct collaborative research, compete in national and state math competitions, join a professional mathematics organization and have fun doing it.
Medieval Studies Minor
Minor
As a medieval studies minor, you can better understand our own world by exploring the ways it has developed from its medieval roots.
Military Science Minor
Minor
All academic majors at Truman can pursue a military science minor and participate in the U.S. Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC),
Modern Language: French, German, Russian, Spanish
Undergraduate Degree
Major in Modern Language and study the language, culture and literature of the French, German, Russian, or Spanish language communities.
Museum Studies Minor
Minor
The interdisciplinary minor in Museum Studies combines practical courses in exhibit preparation and object study with theoretical and liberal arts approaches to museum interpretation and management. Those students for whom this minor is appropriate include those interested in museums of all sorts, from art to history, from national parks to zoos and botanical gardens, to […]
Music
Master's Degree (MA)
The Master of Arts in Music program prepares promising graduate students for future leadership roles and cultivates musical potential. Students choose from a wide range of music graduate study options. Our flexible degree programs are designed to meet the needs of the individual graduate student. Our faculty are nationally and internationally recognized performers, conductors, composers, and scholars.
Music General
Undergraduate Degree (BA)
As a music major at Truman, you will study privately with well-known artists/teachers and perfect your performance skills in instrumental and choral ensembles with national reputations for excellence. Our music program is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.
Music Minor
Minor
Supplement your non-music major with a Music Minor or Jazz Studies Minor. We also offer a graduate Master of Arts in Music — and if you want to teach, consider our Master of Arts in Education (MAE) program.
Music Pre-Certification
Undergraduate Degree (BA)
The Bachelor of Arts in Music, Pre-Certification prepares you for a fifth-year Master of Arts in Education professional teaching degree in one of four tracks: vocal, instrumental, or piano.
Music with concentration in: Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Degree (BA)
The Bachelor of Arts in Music with a Liberal Arts Concentration gives you the background you need for careers in music scholarship and library science.
Music with Emphasis Groups
Undergraduate Degree (BM)
Emphasis areas include Choral & Vocal, Clarinet, Double Reeds, Flute, Horn, Jazz, Low Brass, Theory/Composition, Percussion, and Piano.
Musical Theatre Minor
Minor
Whether your primary major is in theatre, vocal performance, exercise science, or another area, you can pursue a Musical Theatre minor to extend your degree.
Nursing
Undergraduate Degree (BSN)
It is an exciting time to be a nurse as you’re on the frontlines of health care, and national demand for professional nurses is outpacing the number of practicing nurses. As a nursing major at Truman, you learn how to provide safe, effective nursing care to patients of all ages in a variety of health-care […]
Philosophy and Religion
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
There is no major more practical and marketable than Philosophy and Religion. To understand any human cultural system—whether political, social, scientific, economic, or psychological—we need to learn to recognize and analyze the philosophical and religious beliefs and assumptions grounding that system. And we prepare our majors to excel in the skills of critical and integrative thinking, communication, and creativity that employers and […]
Philosophy and Religion Minor
Minor
A philosophy and religion minor complements any degree offered at  Truman. You enhance your critical-thinking skills, conduct collaborative research with faculty, extend your learning beyond the classroom, and meet like-minded peers at conferences both on and off campus.
Physics
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
As a physics major at Truman, you will pursue a rigorous training in the theories and practice of physics, learning to think independently and critically and work with modern technology and equipment in a competitive and supportive academic environment.        
Physics – Dual Degree Program
Other Undergraduate Programs
Do you have passion for physics but you want to pursue engineering as your career? Then the dual degree may be right for you. With Truman’s Physics/Engineering Dual Degree program, you can receive a Bachelor of Arts in Physics from Truman and a Bachelor of Sciences in Engineering from an engineering school in typically five […]
Physics – Pre-Engineering
Other Undergraduate Programs
All physics and mathematics courses taken at Truman are guaranteed to transfer to the University of Missouri at Columbia and Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, and usually transfer to other engineering schools as well.
Physics Minor
Minor
As a physics major at Truman, you will pursue a rigorous training in the theories and practice of physics, learning to think independently and critically and work with modern technology and equipment in a competitive and supportive academic environment.
Political Communication Minor
Minor
The political communication minor prepares you to enter the world of political campaigns and political consulting. You will gain a background in the theories of communication and political science, the structures of government and campaigns, and skills in message construction and persuasion—all elements necessary for work in political campaigns.
Political Science and International Relations
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
Whether you’re looking for a career in politics, law, teaching, grassroots organization or political consulting, there’s a place for you here as a political science and international relations major or minor at Truman.
Political Science and International Relations Minor
Minor
Learning the underlying theories that drive political behavior gives our students a deep understanding of why things happen in the world of politics – and helps them find a place in it.
Pre-Athletic Training
Pre-Professional Interest
When you pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science, you can select Applied/Pre-Athletic Training as your concentration.
Pre-Chiropractic
Pre-Professional Interest
Preparation for chiropractic school is a challenging journey you can begin at Truman State University. Students who plan to go on to chiropractic school often choose to major in health science, exercise science, or biology at Truman.
Pre-Dental
Pre-Professional Interest
Preparation for dental school is a challenging journey you can begin at Truman State University. As a pre-dental student at Truman, you have the opportunity to obtain the essential academic competencies needed to be successful in dental school.
Pre-Education
Other Undergraduate Programs
Truman prepares teachers for initial certification through a graduate program, the Masters of Arts in Education (MAE).  Students initially complete a bachelor’s degree with a strong liberal arts background.
Pre-Elementary Education
Pre-Professional Interest
When you pursue a teaching career, you begin an incredible journey — one that will have a meaningful impact on the lives of others. Deep and rigorous content knowledge coupled with an emphasis on reflective practice ensures that our teacher candidates are well-prepared to meet the unique challenges facing today’s educators.
Pre-Engineering
Pre-Professional Interest
The Pre-Engineering Program Worksheet will help you plan for Truman courses to take before transferring to an engineering school. Please print it out. You may also want to look at sample engineering curricula from UM-Columbia and MUST-Rolla.
Pre-Law
Pre-Professional Interest
You can use  your passion for sound judgment and make a difference in the world by pursuing a career in law. No matter what major you pursue at Truman, our pre-law studies are designed to ensure you’re well-equipped for law school and beyond. Begin your successful future right here.
Pre-Medicine
Pre-Professional Interest
Preparation for medical school is a challenging journey you can begin at Truman State University. As a pre-med student at Truman, you have the opportunity to obtain the essential academic competencies needed to be successful in medical school.
Pre-Middle School Education
Pre-Professional Interest
Truman prepares teachers for initial certification through our Master of Arts in Education (MAE) graduate program (prior to entering our MAE program, students must complete a bachelor’s degree in a content field with a strong liberal arts background; Truman does not offer an undergraduate degree in education).
Pre-Occupational Therapy
Pre-Professional Interest
As a health science major who plans to pursue a career in occupational therapy/athletic training, you blend academic pursuit and human connection into the kind of action that helps individuals live independent and satisfying lives. Truman offers classes to prepare you for accredited graduate programs in occupational therapy at other universities and the Master of Athletic Training at Truman.
Pre-Optometry
Pre-Professional Interest
Truman has an agreement with the University of Missouri—St. Louis College of Optometry that provides Truman’s health and exercise science graduates with an automatic interview with priority interview scheduling pending favorable evaluation of required credentials during the admissions process.
Pre-Pharmacy
Pre-Professional Interest
If you plan to become a pharmacist, you can begin the first step of your journey at Truman. As an undergraduate student at Truman, you can tailor your curriculum to meet the specific prerequisite needs of the pharmacy schools to which you plan to apply.
Pre-Physical Therapy
Pre-Professional Interest
As an exercise science major or other major of interest to you at Truman, you can choose pre-physical therapy as your area of concentration with the flexibility to tailor your classes in preparation for admission into a doctoral degree program in physical therapy at other universities..
Pre-Physician Assistant
Pre-Professional Interest
Our pre-physician assistant (PA) studies prepare you for physician assistant programs that enable you to operate as a mid-level practitioner in family practice, preventive medicine, or orthopedic (sports medicine) settings under the supervision of a physician. In addition to course work in biology, chemistry, and psychology, you should be sure to gain experience in medical-settings […]
Pre-Secondary Education
Pre-Professional Interest
When you pursue a teaching career, you begin an incredible journey — one that will have a meaningful impact on the lives of others. Deep and rigorous content knowledge coupled with an emphasis on reflective practice ensures that our teacher candidates are well-prepared to meet the unique challenges facing today’s educators.
Pre-Special Education
Pre-Professional Interest
Working with our certification analyst, you can design an academic experience that fits your dreams and aspirations. When you enter our Master of Arts in Education program, you choose the area of specialization that matches your professional goal
Pre-Veterinary
Pre-Professional Interest
At Truman, you can pursue the questions that intrigue you and dig deeply for more complete answers so you’re well-equipped when you enter veterinary school. Our two most popular pre-veterinary majors are biology and agricultural science, but you have the freedom to choose the major that fits your interests and professional goals.
Psychology
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
Curious about what makes people tick? As a psychology major at Truman, you get to explore behavior and mental processes through a combination of rigorous coursework and learning opportunities outside the classroom.
Psychology Minor
Minor
A psychology minor complements virtually any area of study at Truman and can be especially useful if you pursue a career in business, justice systems/law, medicine and health-related fields, sociology or teaching.
Public Administration Minor
Minor
At Truman, no matter what your major is you can complement it with a public administration minor and acquire leadership skills that will benefit any organization.
ROTC
Other Undergraduate Programs
The U.S. Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) is a first-class leadership development program that requires only a few hours each week and offers hands-on leadership and management training. Students are prepared for success—be it in the Army or a civilian occupation.
Russian Studies Minor
Minor
As a Russian Minor, you’ll be studying one of the top-10 high-frequency languages of the world — one of the six official languages of the United Nations — spoken by the largest ethnic group in Europe.
Sociology Minor
Minor
Leverage any degree you’re pursuing at Truman by enhancing your skills for dealing with people with a minor in sociology. Enjoy smaller classes where you get personal attention from professors, hone your critical thinking and writing skills, and expand your learning beyond the classroom.
Sociology/ Anthropology
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
As a sociology/anthropology (SOAN) major at Truman, you’ll collaborate with your professors, participate in group projects, and conduct independent research, as you develop an understanding of human behavior and social situations, at levels ranging from the individual self to variability in cultural patterns within the natural and social environment.
Spanish Minor
Minor
Study the Spanish language at any level — elementary, intermediate, and advanced. Advanced courses in literature, conversation, translation, medical Spanish, business Spanish, linguistics, cinema, and civilization naturally cross over into your liberal arts studies at Truman to satisfy your intellectual curiosity.
Spanish Minor for the Professions
Minor
When you pursue a Spanish Minor for the Professions at Truman, your studies will build on the three pillars of language, literature and civilization. With a Spanish Major, you can also pursue teaching certification through the Master of Arts in Education.
Statistics
Undergraduate Degree (BA, BS)
You can make a meaningful difference in the world when you pursue the science of learning from data. As a statistics major at Truman, you discover hidden patterns by analyzing information and creating models to capture insights that help solve complex problems.
Statistics Minor
Minor
Statistics is the science of learning from data. When you pursue a statistics minor, you’ll work with students from across the university, exploring the use of data to learn about our world and make decisions in the face of uncertainty.
Study Abroad
Other Undergraduate Programs
Participating in a study abroad or exchange program will enhance your Truman experience and prepare you to be a citizen of the world. You will gain the confidence and independence that will prepare you for almost any career path you take.
Theatre
Undergraduate Degree (BA)
As a theatre major or minor at Truman, you work side-by-side with seasoned professionals, learning by doing — students perform, design, direct, choreograph, construct, circuit, paint, sew, write plays, research and teach.  And our academic coursework gives you an edge when you strike out on your own.
Theatre Minor
Minor
As a theatre major or minor at Truman, you work side-by-side with seasoned professionals, learning by doing — students perform, design, direct, choreograph, construct, circuit, paint, sew, write plays, research and teach.  And our academic coursework gives you an edge when you strike out on your own.
Women’s and Gender Studies Minor
Minor
When you pursue a women’s and gender studies minor, you’ll examine ideas, approaches, and activism related to gendered identities, in conjunction with sexual orientation, race, class, culture, and public policy across many disciplines.  The WSGT minor encompasses feminist studies, masculinity studies, and sexuality studies.