“Truman State University’s
strategic plan builds boldly upon our
traditions and values as Missouri’s
statewide public liberal arts and
sciences university while recognizing
the challenges today’s students face in
an ever-changing world. We view our
effort through the broad lens of effective
support for our public purpose to
strengthen our democracy through
the development of future leaders.”

— Troy D. Paino
President, Truman State University

THEME 1

Preparing Students for Tomorrow and Beyond

We will provide engaging,
effective and adaptive learning envi-
ronments with multiple opportunities
for transformation, ensuring that
graduates are globally competitive
professor and student and prepared to
make significant
contributions to
their communities
and our world.