About the School of Business

When you pursue studies in accounting or business administration in the School of Business at Truman State University, you acquire the knowledge and develop the skills to become successful leaders—and not just in business and industry. You will be well-prepared to make meaningful contributions to service organizations, governmental agencies, not-for-profits, and your community.

Relevant, Broad-based Programs

A core business curricula for all accounting and business administration majors provides breadth of knowledge, experience, perspectives, as well as skills you choose to develop as part of your liberal arts education.  To prepare you for the fast-paced, rapidly changing global economy, the School of Business offers several academic programs:

Accounting Programs:

Business Administration Programs:

Student-focused and Skills-based Mission

Our mission guides all we do – the students we recruit, the faculty we hire, the curricula we offer, and the experiences we provide. The School of Business graduates ethically-aware prospective business and civic leaders who are articulate communicators, effective team members, and skilled critical thinkers and problem solvers.

The School of Business cultivates a community of learners by emphasizing:

  • A rigorous, liberal arts and sciences educational foundation;
  • Highly selective admission of students;
  • Civic engagement;
  • Leadership development; and,
  • Experiential and applied learning activities to enhance student learning.

Demonstrated Excellence — AACSB Accredited

At Truman, you take classes with top-quality faculty and collaborate with high-caliber students who are curious and strive for success at all levels. You pursue a business education at one of only five percent of

business schools worldwide that have earned AACSB accreditation. AACSB schools must pass rigorous quality standards, and they have proved to provide the best in business education world.

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Majors Welcome!Majors Welcome!

August 20, 2019

The School of Business welcomed approximately 120 new students during the August 15 Majors Welcome.   Student teams were challenged to solve three “escape-room” challenges to discover the password for each challenge.  The teams with the shortest accumulated time for all three challenges were awarded prizes.  The challenges included a scavenger hunt, computer application, and student […]

Lana Bogeart Receives Purple Pride AwardLana Bogeart Receives Purple Pride Award

August 19, 2019

During the Fall Opening Assembly on August 14, 2019, Lana Bogeart was presented with the Mark and Robin Gambaiana Purple Pride Award.  The Mark and Robin Gambaiana Purple Pride Award is a cash award that recognizes Truman State University’s dedicated, non-exempt administrative assistants for exemplary service to their departments and to the University. The fund […]

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