Truman State University

Kirksville, Missouri

Truman State University Overview

Student population

Address100 E Normal Avenue
Kirksville, MO
School Websitewww.truman.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Remote

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Truman State University is a small public, 4-year college based in Kirksville, Missouri that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,568 students applied to Truman State University. Of those students, 2,983 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Truman State University was $7,425, in addition to fees of $324. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Truman State University.

Truman State University has a 72% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Truman State University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The Truman State University acceptance rate is 65%. To put this into perspective, 2,983 of the 4,568 students who applied to Truman State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Truman State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Truman State University had an SAT score between the range of 1,080 and 1,358. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Truman State University was between 24 and 30 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Truman State University as part of their application.

Truman State University Cost

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Truman State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $7,425. Combined with fees of $324, room and board costs of $8,780, other expenses of $3,800 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $14,601 in tuition.

Students at Truman State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Truman State University was $4,473 last year, with 26% of students being awarded federal aid.

Truman State University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Truman State University.

Truman State University has a good gender split, with 59% of undergraduates being female and 41% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Missouri residents; in fact, 81% of all students reside in Missouri. However, 13% of students come from out-of-state and 6% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Truman State University is 17:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Truman State University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
EDUCATION
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
SOCIAL SCIENCES

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