More about Trulaske Business Academy
Rising 11th and 12th grade underrepresented minority students are eligible to apply for the program. All students selected to participate in the Trulaske Business Academy are awarded a scholarship to cover the cost of the general cost of the program (i.e. meals, lodging, activities).
Participants of the Trulaske Business Academy will spend a majority of their day in classroom activities facilitated by faculty, staff, and corporate representatives. Evenings are spent participating in social activities with Academy Coordinators and Counselors exploring the Mizzou campus and Columbia area.
- Special attention is paid to the areas of accounting, finance, management and marketing, which are areas of study in our college.
- Hands-on activities and team competitions are incorporated into the lessons to help students connect the material to the real world.
- Students are exposed to lessons about professionalism, team work, communication, and leadership skills.