Western Kentucky University

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About Us

is a general institution of higher learning education which is located in Bowling Green, Kentucky, United States and it was created in 1906 with a vision to be a Leading American University with International Reach.Hence the mission is to prepares students of all backgrounds to be productive, engaged, and socially responsible citizen-leaders of a global society. The University provides research, service and lifelong learning opportunities for its students, faculty, and other constituents. WKU enriches the quality of life for those within its

Programs Offered

Colleges, Academic Departments, and Affiliated Areas

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

Counseling and Student Affairs, Educational Administration, Leadership and Research, Military Science, Psychology, School of Teacher Education

College of Health and Human Services

Allied Health, Communication Disorders, Consumer and Family Sciences, Kinesiology, Recreation and Sport, School of Nursing, Public Health, Social Work

Gordon Ford College of Business

Accounting, Economics, Finance, Information Systems, Management, Marketing, MB

Ogden College of Science and Engineering

Agriculture, Architectural and Manufacturing Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Geography and Geology, Mathematics, Physics and Astronomy, Psychological Sciences

Potter College of Arts & Letters

Art, Communication, English, Folk Studies and Anthropology, History, Interdisciplinary Studies, School of Journalism and Broadcasting, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy and Religion, Political Science, Sociology, Theatre and Dance

University College

Alive Center for Community Partnerships, Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies, Computer Information Technology, Chinese Flagship, Confucius Institute, Regional Campuses, Institute for Citizenship and Social Responsibility, Leadership Studies Program, MA Leadership Dynamics, Systems Management, University Experience, WKU FINISH-Project Graduate, Adult Learner Services, Women’s Studies Program, WKU South Campus

Other Related Areas

Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science

WKU is the home of the Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky which offers a residential program for bright, highly motivated Kentucky high school students who have demonstrated interest in pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

The Graduate School

The Graduate Office serves both as the point of contact for prospective and new graduate students and as a liaison between students and faculty members of all graduate programs. We are ready to share information and to offer further direction for graduate study in more than 80 degree and certificate programs.

Honors College

Affiliated Areas- Office of Scholar Development, Office of Undergraduate Research, Flagship Chinese Language Program


1906 College Heights Blvd.,
Bowling Green, KY 42101-3576

General Information/Campus Operator:

(270) 745-0111


Admissions: admission@wku.edu