Harry S Truman School of Public Affairs University of Missouri

Harry S Truman School of Public Affairs University of Missouri

Columbia, MO
student ratio
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
7 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Organizational Change Graduate Certificate
    • Nonprofit Management Graduate Certificate
    • Public Management Graduate Certificate
    • Grantsmanship Graduate Certificate
    • Science And Public Policy Graduate Certificate
    • Public Affairs Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 53
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 19
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


53% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 152
    • Accepted 81
    • Acceptance Rate 53
    • Enrolled 51
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFinancial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students169
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students169
    • Part-time Percentage51%
    • Full-time Percentage49%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American12%
    • White / Caucasian80%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown4%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty12
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPublic service ethics, history and theory, organizational symbolism and culture; program evaluation and social policy, with special emphasis on child development, education and health policies; organization theory and applied psychoanalytic theory; foreign policy and international political economy; health care delivery for persons with disabilities and health policy; survival strategies employed by low-income households; rural economic development, fiscal and economic impact analysis
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Harry S Truman School of Public Affairs

University of Missouri

Columbia, MO 65211
United States

Dr. Bart Wechsler


Phone: 573-882-3304
Email: wechslerb@missouri.edu

Ms. Nicole Harris

Assistant Program Director for Student Services

Phone: 573-882-3471
Email: harrisnr@missouri.edu

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