As a business administration major at Truman, you learn how to succeed in virtually any area of business through a combination of rigorous coursework and learning opportunities outside of class, such as research, professional internships, and study abroad.
Business Savvy That Drives Success
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. Truman’s School of Business is among the elite group of schools accredited by AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, ensuring you’re among a community of intellectuals who demand the highest standards in our business program.
Design Your Own Career Path
As a business administration major, you create an educational plan tailored to match your interests and career goals. Select the Bachelor of Science for a stronger emphasis in economics and math. Or pursue a Bachelor of Arts instead if you are interested in obtaining intermediate proficiency in a foreign language. You also have the option of focusing your studies with one of four concentrations:
And if you are not a business administration major, you can complement your degree and bolster your career potential by pursuing a minor in business administration.
Our Graduates Succeed
Our students consistently score in the top five percent on the Major Field Achievement Test in Business and are highly sought after by employers nationwide. Here are some of the places our graduates end up:
- Boeing Company
- Cerner Corporation
- Federal Reserve Banks
Many of our graduates go on to earn graduate or professional degrees. Some of the schools they attend include:
- University of Missouri
- Harvard University
- London School of Economics
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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February 12, 2020
Congratulations to School of Business alums Drake Raftery (’19), Ben Wingo (’19), and Danny Alter (’19) who all recently found out that they passed the CFA Level 1 Exam! This is a great accomplishment as the national pass rate was 42%. These alums are employed with Principal Financial Group, Boeing, and RubinBrown, respectively. Drake, Ben, […]
December 18, 2019
Study Abroad Spotlight: Sustainability at home and abroad! Katie Bruton is a business student at Truman studying marketing and international studies. She is completing a semester abroad at Artevelde University of Applied Sciences in Ghent, Belgium. In one of her classes, she designed stamps based on the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals and Artevelde […]