Graduate Studies

  • MA Student Receives Award

    March 6, 2014

    Luis Viquez, Master of Arts in Music student, has been named a recipient of the 2014 Robert Fountain Memorial Award from the Macro Analysis Creative Research Organization.  The $1000 honorarium is presented by MACRO to an outstanding music major in the area of performance, in memory of the University of Wisconsin’s Dr. Robert Fountain, an […]

  • 2013 CPA Exam Rate Results

    March 4, 2014

    Truman State University is proud to announce the 2013 CPA exam rate results. Truman had 53 candidates with a first-time pass rate of 75.9% in 2013,  4.2% above the University of Missouri – Columbia. Truman was third in the state behind Wash U and Drury. Overall, Truman ranked 33rdin the nation among 787 institutions with 10 or […]

  • Masters Student Published in WASBE Journal

    January 23, 2014

     MA in Music student Luis Viquez will be published in the 2013 issue of the World Association of  Symphonic Bands and Wind Ensembles Journal (Volume 20). This past summer, Viquez performed  a clarinet concerto as a guest soloist of the Symphony Orchestra of Heredia, one of the leading  symphonic ensembles in Latin America. His article titled "The Clarinet […]

  • JOB OPPORTUNITY: Graduate Community Director

    November 4, 2013

    ATTENTION CURRENT AND PROSPECTIVE GRADUATE STUDENTS: Need a job to help finance your education? Truman is looking for Graduate Community Directors for the 2014-2015 school year. The Graduate Community Director (GCD) is a position that comes with a number of meaningful experiences including direct supervision of a staff of 8, oversight of 1 Residence Hall & […]

  • Truman’s Chamber Orchestra Presents: Graduate Student Conductors Concert

    October 16, 2013

    The Truman Chamber Orchestra will be performing on October 17 at 8pm in the Concert Hall of Ophelia Parish. The program includes works by Mendelssohn, Elgar, Dallapicola and performances from two students: Andrew Robson and Luiz Viquez.  Luis Viquez, Master's in Music student (pictured), will be conducting two unusual works by Paul Hindemith and Charles Ives.  […]

  • Truman’s Ranked 3rd in 2013 Master’s University Rankings

    September 27, 2013

    Recently, Washington Monthly released their 2013 Master's University rankings. One hundred public and private universities made the list based on three categories: research, social mobility, and service. Truman State University was the only Missouri school listed in the top sixty-five and ranked third overall. This is the third year in a row Truman has  ranked within the […]

  • Recent MAE Graduate Receives Fulbright/HAEF Teaching Fellowship

    August 30, 2013

    Bethany Hoekzema, a recent MAE graduate, was one of twelve to receive the Fullbright/HAEF Teaching Fellowship. Not only will Bethany be teaching in Greece, but she will also act as a young ambassador, providing a cross-cultural educational experience for her students. Congratulations to Bethany Hoekzema and all of the other Fulbright recipients. This fellowship is sponsored by […]

  • Luis Viquez, Master’s student in Music, to participate in “Sounds of the Continent: Breaking the Mold” concert series.

    June 4, 2013

    Luis Viquez, a Master’s student in Music at Truman State University, will be lending his talents to the University of Costa Rica as a masterclass instructor on June 22, serving as guest conductor of the Braulio Carrillo Youth Symphony Orchestra on July 5, and the National Concert Band of Cartago on July 7, and performing […]

  • Graduate Assistant to the Dean position opening

    May 29, 2013

    There is an opening for the Graduate Assistant to the Dean position in the Graduate Office for the 2013-2014 acadmic year. Click here for more details and information on how to apply: Graduate Assistant to the Dean

  • 9 Graduate Students were honored at the Academic Honor Awards on May 10th. Congratulations to Holly Fling, Xiaojing Bai, Dr. Elaine Boda, Kailey Tyler, Frankie Bruning, Stephen Elford, Bethany Hoekzema, Megan Wargo-Kearny, and Karianne Jones!

    May 15, 2013

    Congratulations to the following students: Outstanding Graduate Student in English – Holly Fling Outstanding Graduate Student in Accounting – Xiaojing (Mercury) Bai Outstanding Graduate Student in Communication Disorders – Dr. Elaine Boda Outstanding Graduate Student in Counseling – Kailey Tyler Outstanding Graduate Student in Elementary Education – Frankie Bruning Outstanding Graduate Student in Secondary Education – […]