Western Kentucky University

The Western Kentucky University is established in and located at Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101-1000. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 165 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Western Kentucky University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has City: Small setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Western Kentucky University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - professional practice in more than 27 Subject areas as well as 142 specializations.

Contact Details

1906 College Heights Blvd
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1000
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

Western Kentucky University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - professional practice
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 40
Graduate application fee
: $ 40

Admissions & Requirements

Western Kentucky University Undergraduate application fees is $40 and Graduate application fees $40. Below table’s shows Western Kentucky University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions : www.wku.edu/atwku/admissions.php

Applications: www.wku.edu/atwku/admissions.php


  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 410 580
SAT Math 420 570
ACT Composite 18 25
ACT English 18 26
ACT Math 17 24

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:



Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $8,722 $363
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $8,722 $363
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $22,248 $927
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $9,800 $490
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $9,800 $490
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $12,800 $640

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $7,320 $7,320 $7,320 $6,543
On campus, other expenses $1,780 $1,600 $1,600 $1,687
Off campus (not with family), room and board $6,845 $6,736
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $4,292 $1,000
Off campus (with family), other expenses $1,780 $1,000


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Sun Belt Conference
Basketball Sun Belt Conference
Baseball Sun Belt Conference
Cross Country/Track Sun Belt Conference


Scholarship Name Majors Award amount Deadline Awards available
Returning Student Academic Scholarship All Fields of Study Varies 30-May Varies

Western Kentucky University Majors with degree levels

The Western Kentucky University is up with semester based academics that offer 142 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 90 Majors
  • Master Degree : 44 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 16 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 14 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 1 Majors

Agriculture‚ Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

Architecture and Related Services

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


  Certificate Number of less than 1-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs offered
Associate Bachelor Masters Doctrate Number of Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-professional practice programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-other programs offered
Education‚ General
Educational Leadership and Administration‚ General
Educational Administration and Supervision‚ Other
Educational/Instructional Technology
Special Education and Teaching‚ General
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
Student Counseling and Personnel Services‚ Other
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Secondary Education and Teaching
Teacher Education‚ Multiple Levels
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Teacher Education and Professional Development‚ Specific Levels and Methods‚ Oth
Art Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Technical Teacher Education
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language‚ Other


Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

Legal Professions and Studies

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Library Science

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Western Kentucky University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Western Kentucky University College.