Education Department

We believe deep and rigorous content knowledge, coupled with an emphasis on reflective practice, ensures that our graduates are well prepared to meet the unique challenges facing today’s educators.

Academic Programs


Accredited by Missouri’s Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Truman’s Education Department is also recognized by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

A Leader in Teacher Preparation Across the Midwest

Originating as a teacher’s college in 1867, Truman State University has a long history of preparing Missouri teachers, focusing on best practices and providing personalized attention from faculty with practical experience in public school settings.

Support for Alumni

We encourage our MAE graduates to reach out to us if you need support in your future endeavors. If you have expertise or exciting news to share, email

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