Established in 1867, Truman State University is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the large town of Kirksville (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Missouri. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Truman State University is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Truman State University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 153 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Truman State University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Truman State University|
|Colours||Purple and white|
|Address||100 E Normal Avenue
|Tel||+1 (660) 785 4000|
|Fax||+1 (660) 785 5395|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is considered but not required
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||100 E Normal
(660) 785 4114
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, no graduate coexistence|
Truman State University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 364,028 physical volumes, 212,944 physical media, 101,896 digital/electronic medium and 107 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Truman State University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,700 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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