Western Kentucky University

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Public 

Admissions Office Phone

(270) 745-0111 

Admissions Office Address

1906 College Heights Blvd, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101-1000 

Admissions Website

http://www.wku.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Required

Secondary school rank required

Neither required nor recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Required

Recommendation required

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Neither required nor recommended

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Neither required nor recommended

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Neither required nor recommended

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Masters
Bachelors
Associates
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

109

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Accounting

Accounting

Acting

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Administrative Assistant

Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary

Advertising

Advertising
Public Relations/Image Management

Allied Health

Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)

Architecture

Architectural Technology/Technician

Art

Commercial and Advertising Art
Fine/Studio Arts, General

Audio Production

Radio and Television

Biochemistry

Biochemistry

Biology

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Business

Accounting
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Finance, General
Financial Planning and Services
Information Resources Management
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Real Estate
Advertising
Information Technology
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General

Chemistry

Chemistry, General

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering, General

Communications

Organizational Communication, General
Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Construction Management

Construction Engineering Technology/Technician

Counseling

College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Counseling Psychology

Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygiene/Hygienist

Design

Commercial and Advertising Art

Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education and Teaching

Education

Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Education, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Special Education and Teaching, General
Technical Teacher Education
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education

Educational Leadership

Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
Educational/Instructional Technology
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship

Elementary Education

Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship
Elementary Education and Teaching

EMT

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)

Engineering

Civil Engineering, General
Mechanical Engineering
Engineering/Industrial Management

English

English Language and Literature, General
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other

Fashion Design

Apparel and Textiles, General

Finance

Business/Managerial Economics
Finance, General
Financial Planning and Services

Forensic Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Health Information

Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Health Science

Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General

Healthcare

Alternative and Complementary Medical Support Services, Other
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Public Health, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Healthcare Administration

Health/Health Care Administration/Management

History

History, General

Hospitality

Hospitality Administration/Management, General

Human Services

Social Work

Information Systems

Management Information Systems, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Geographic Information Science and Cartography

Information Technology

Information Resources Management
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Technology

International Business

International Business/Trade/Commerce

Journalism

Journalism
Photojournalism

Language

French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature

Law

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts

General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Philosophy

LPN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Management

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Marketing

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Math

Mathematics, General

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Music

Music, General
Music, Other

Nurse Practitioner

Family Practice Nurse/Nursing

Nursing

Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Paralegal

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Paramedic

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)

Photography

Photojournalism

Physics

Physics, General

Political Science

Political Science and Government, General

Property Management

Real Estate
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General

Psychology

Counseling Psychology
Psychology, General
School Psychology

Public Administration

Public Administration

Public Health

Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Environmental Health
Public Health, General

Public Relations

Advertising
Public Relations/Image Management

Real Estate

Real Estate

RN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to MSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

School Psychology

School Psychology

Science

Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Molecular Genetics
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Library and Information Science
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Chemistry, General
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
Geology/Earth Science, General
Meteorology
Physics, General
Counseling Psychology
Psychology, General
School Psychology
Anthropology
Geography
Social Sciences, General

Small Business

Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies

Social Work

Social Work

Sociology

Sociology

Special Education

Special Education and Teaching, General

Speech Therapy

Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General

Sports Management

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Teaching

Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
Technical Teacher Education
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education

Technology

Information Resources Management
Management Information Systems, General
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
Information Technology
Civil Engineering, General
Industrial Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician

Theology

Religion/Religious Studies

Visual Communications

Commercial and Advertising Art
Visual and Performing Arts, General