South Asian Students Excel Here


International students from South Asia and all over the world study at Truman State University, a nationally ranked institution that offers an affordable, high-quality education with the personal attention you deserve. We’re glad you’re here!

Undergraduate STEM Degree Programs

Eight Truman majors are considered qualifying STEM programs for OPT:

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Computer Science


All Degree Programs

All Programs



Special President’s Honorary Scholarship for Students from South Asia

Truman honors academic excellence and, for a limited time, we’re offering a special President’s Honorary Scholarship program for high-achieving students from South Asia. Check out the criteria below and apply now.

AwardGPA/SAT RequirementIELTS RequirementEssayNumber of Scholarships Available
$10,0003.5 GPA & 1300 SAT 7.0 minimum (or equivalent)Required10 per semester
$7,5003.25 GPA or 1240 SAT 7.0 minimum (or equivalent)RequiredVaries
$5,0003.0 GPA or 1160 SAT6.5 minimum (or equivalent)Not RequiredVaries

Application Deadlines:

  • September, 2022 for Spring 2023 applicants
  • April 30, 2023 for Fall 2023 applicants



For more information about Truman, complete and submit this brief form and our international admissions team will be in touch.


“I have learned a lot about myself and the environment at Truman has helped me develop both academically and personally.”

Major: Computer Science; Hometown: Delhi, India