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Corporate Academy
Course Catalog

Whether you want to complete a Master's degree or try your hand at photography, the Corporate Academy has a class for you.  Courses in these areas and in many other subjects are available to all TMC employees, volunteers, and their families on-site and online through the TMC Corporate Academy. This pioneering venture on both the Hospital Hill and Lakewood campuses is a first not only for TMC but also for the state of Missouri.

This unique benefit provides career and lifelong learning opportunities on-site and online. The offerings include undergraduate and graduate degree programs, certificate programs, and courses in various areas that address personal and professional skills.

Part of the Corporate Academy is the Center for the Healing Arts which incorporates visual, performing, communicative, and relationship arts as a form of learning, expression, and healing for patients and employees.

The Center works in partnership in the community to offer a variety of programs, initiatives, and enrichment opportunities for both patients and staff of TMC. It uses the creative expression of arts and literature to encourage a broader understanding of people in health and illness. 

The Center for the Healing Arts features:

First Friday Concerts - The First Friday concerts are held every month in the hospital lobbies and bring local and national talent to the patients and employees of Truman Medical Centers.

  • TMC Healing Arts Gallery - Rotating displays of art --paintings, murals, sculpture, photography -- in both hospital campuses from renowned artists.
  • Healing Ceilings - Custom-painted ceiling tiles promote the therapeutic quality of TMC space and positively affect staff's productivity.
  • Arts on a Cart - Bedside activities with no disruption to the medical treatment of the patient started in the Oncology Clinic is expected to grow to other locations for patient access.
  • Employee Art Shows - Employees are encouraged to share their various art forms with the employees and visitors of Truman Medical Center. Art is displayed in a designated Employee Art Gallery outside the cafeteria entrance on the ground floor.
  • Book Club - to discuss ideas generated from fiction and non-fiction literature that the groups have read.

2012 Summer Catalog

For a complete list of Corporate Academy courses, click here...  



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