Princeton Review Names Truman a “Best Value”

Truman has again been named one of the nation’s “Best Value” colleges and universities according to The Princeton Review. Truman is profiled in its newly published book, “The Best Value Colleges: 2013 Edition.”

“The Best Value Colleges: 2013 Edition” profiles of 75 public and 75 private colleges selected after reviewing data from 650 institutions on their academics, cost and financial aid.

Of all of the 75 public schools named by the Princeton Review, Truman was No. 3 overall in affordability for out-of-state students. Of the three Missouri public schools to make the list, Truman was the most affordable for both in-state and out-of-state students. It was also the No. 1 Missouri public school in terms of average student debt at graduation.

The Best Value Colleges feature story appeared in the print edition of the USA Today Feb. 5. Complete details on each of the schools listed, including sortable information regarding costs and enrollment, are available at

More information about “The Best Value Colleges: 2013 Edition” is available at

The Princeton Review is the second national publication to recognize Truman this year. The February edition of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine featured Truman and ranked the University at No. 19 on its list of 100 “Best Values in Public Colleges.”