Truman’s Education Department is a supportive community of educator-scholars committed to developing well-qualified, self-reflective teachers and counselors.

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Accredited by Missouri’s Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Truman’s Education Department is also recognized by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

A Leader in Teacher Preparation Across the Midwest

Originating as a teacher’s college in 1867, Truman State University has a long history of preparing Missouri teachers, focusing on best practices and providing personalized attention from faculty with practical experience in public school settings.

Support for Alumni

We encourage our MAE graduates to reach out to us if you need support in your future endeavors. If you have expertise or exciting news to share, email

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