Quick Stats

  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $7,672
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    4,252
  • University Selectivity
    87%
  • University Yield
    32%
  • Average Salary
    $44,319
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
  • School Status
    Public
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1914
  • Program Length
    Two Year
Contact Information
359 Cornell Hall
Columbia, Missouri 65211, United States
Website
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Trulaske College of Business

The Trulaske College of Business, founded in 1914, today prepares more than 4,300 students for the rigors of their careers with a challenging business curriculum and hands on experiences. The college has four academic units - accountancy, finance, management, and marketing - and offers an undergraduate degree in business administration, a full-time MBA degree and an execMBA for working professionals, a 150-hour program that confers both undergraduate and master's degrees in accountancy, and PhD programs in both accountancy and business administration. The college takes great pride in its graduates. More than 32,000 alumni are contri

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We have a very strong, ever-evolving Professional Development Program. Since it is required for undergraduate students, every individual who gets a degree must first participate in workshops which include professional writing, financial planning, networking, diversity, etc.

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About University of Missouri, Columbia

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
87% University of Missouri, Columbia 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. SAT/ACT scores
  2. Class rank
  3. High school GPA
University Admissions
  • Min. SAT
  • Min. ACT 24
  • Min. GPA
B-School Admissions
  • Min. SAT
  • Min. ACT 24
  • Min. GPA
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
20737% 20,737
87% 87
32% 32
87% School Selectivity
32% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • ACT
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

TOEFL exam for international students.

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
3982% 3,982
80% 80
38% 38
80% Program Selectivity
38% Program Yield
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not required
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled
  • Min college GPA for transfers
  • Other transfer requirements
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions Yes
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen 94
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses? Yes
  • How freshmen are admitted Indicate interest on university application
Other requirements for freshmen

Careers

Financial Services 19%
Top Industry
  • Consulting 8%
  • Other 5%
  • Real Estate 4%
Cerner 38
Top Employer
  • Veterans United 26
  • Ernst & Young 25
  • Pricewaterhouse Coopers 24
More Information
Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
0%
79% 79
59% 59.252482758620694
79% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
0%
14% 13.55
17% 16.796475409836066
14% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
0%
0%
0%
91% Graduates seeking full-time employment
9% Graduates not seeking employment
96% Percentage of graduates for whom employment information is available
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
4% 4
$46,278.00
32K 63K
Finance/Accounting
41% 41
$45,136.00
20K 75K
General Management
14% 14
$41,699.00
15K 75K
Marketing/Sales
26% 26
$41,652.00
23K 80K
Other
15% 15
$42,850.00
32K 65K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
18% 18
$49,300.00
44K 58K
Consumer Products/Retail
20% 20
$41,905.00
20K 75K
Consulting
8% 8
$49,428.00
32K 75K
Financial Services
19% 19
$44,444.00
22K 75K
Government/Education
2% 2
$43,500.00
30K 67K
Pharma/Biotech/Health
9% 9
$43,270.00
25K 55K
Manufacturing
2% 2
$48,177.00
30K 67K
Media/Entertainment
2% 2
$41,666.00
36K 50K
Non-Profit
1% 1
$22,750.00
15K 28K
Petroleum/Energy
1% 1
$44,917.00
32K 57K
Real Estate
4% 4
$37,633.00
30K 45K
Sports/Leisure
1% 1
$36,510.00
15K 46K
Technology/Science
3% 3
$39,110.00
27K 53K
Transportation
4% 4
$38,680.00
24K 54K
Utilities
1% 1
$41,250.00
31K 52K
Other
5% 5
$40,125.00
26K 80K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
2% 2
$52,000.00
42K 57K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
1% 1
$32,412.00
24K 40K
U.S. South
7% 7
$44,496.00
20K 65K
U.S. Southwest
5% 5
$45,833.00
20K 56K
U.S. Midwest
83% 83
$43,818.00
15K 75K
U.S. West
2% 2
$57,153.00
40K 80K
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • Pricewatershouse Coppers 24
  • Northwestern Mutual 19
  • KPMG 18
  • Ernst & Young 14
  • Veterans United 10
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 10
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 75
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 392
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 418
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Workshops and Career Emphasis Days Include: Building Credibility, Career Crossroads, Cover Letter/Application Tutorial, How to Work a Career Fair, Interviewing 101 & 201, Managing Your Job Search, Managing Your Online Image, Networking, Resume 101 & 201, Dress to Win, Promoting Your Personal Brand, Negotiating Compensation, and Understanding Financial Certifications. Career Emphasis Days. Additional activities include: Corporate site visits, mock interview days, Leadership Conference, Resume 911 and BCS Photo Day.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$19,492
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $7,672
  • Fees $1,758
  • Expenses $10,062
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$32,884
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $21,064
  • Fees $1,758
  • Expenses $10,062
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need
  • Merit
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website https://financialaid.missouri.edu
Scholarships
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • Trulaske College of Business
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
79% 73
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
52% 30
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
Trulaske College of Business 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
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Business Program Classes
8% Less than 20 Students 24% More than 50 Students
68% 21 to 50 students
30 Average number of students in non-business required electives
40 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Cross Cultural Management
  • Crisis Management
  • Introduction to Business Processes & Technology
  • Program length Two Year
  • Last change to curriculum
Degrees Offered
  • BSBA/Bachlor of Science in Business Administration
  • BS ACC, MA ACC/ Combined Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and Masters of Accountancy
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
93% 93
46% 46
Prominent Faculty
  • Jere Francis

    Accountancy

  • Murali Mantrala

    Marketing

  • Daniel Turban

    Management

  • Are work study or co-ops available? Yes
  • Description of work study / co-ops:

    Students are required to complete an internship. In addition, students are able to participate in a job shadowing program, alumni mentoring program, participate in leadership conferences, and compete in case competitions.

  • Is study abroad available? Yes
  • Description of study abroad programs:

    The Trulaske College of Business sponsors programs in Spain, Italy, China, and Prague as well as intersession programs during the winter break to locations such as Australia, New Zealand, India and South America. These programs are taught in English and utilize both MU faculty and international faculty. In addition, the campus provides opportunities in study abroad locations and affiliate programs.

  • Is community service or volunteering available? Yes
  • Description of community service/volunteering:

    The Trulaske College of Business has college wide service events and student organizations have community service requirements each semester. In addition, the campus has a service learning office to facilitate service learning courses and internships. As part of the Professional Development Program course, students partner with local non-profits to solve business problems.

Students

27 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
84% 84
African American
9% 9
Hispanic
3% 3
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
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U.S. Regional Breakdown
1%
94%
1%
2%
2%
0%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
98% 98
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
2% 2
Canada
0% 0
18 Average age of full-time students
85% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
0%
73% 73

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni
Alumni Donations
Average Gift Largest Gift

Most Prominent Alumni