Liberal Studies Core Curriculum

A Truman education empowers you to succeed in any profession you pursue throughout your life. How do we do this? By instilling the value of asking the great questions; cultivating the practical intellect; and developing your critical-thinking, problem-solving and communication skills so you become a more effective and better-informed citizen.

Liberal Studies Program

Regardless of the academic program you pursue, our Liberal Studies Program (LSP) helps turn curious learners into well-rounded individuals by building a broad base. Our core curriculum focuses on:

  • Essential Skills for lifelong learning
  • Multiple Modes of Inquiry so you learn how to approach problems and issues in different academic disciplines
  • Interconnecting Perspectives that allow you to draw on the broad breadth and depth of knowledge you gain as a result of your educational experience at Truman

LSP Requirements at a Glance