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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Careers in Accounting

A Career in the accounting field...

Student Success Stories: See what graduates of the Accounting Department have to say about the program!


Each fall, the Department of Accounting and Beta Alpha Psi hold a "Meet the Recruiters Night". This function gives accounting students the opportunity to meet with prospective employers prior to the formal interview process. Accounting graduates from WKU are hired by national, regional, and local public accounting firms. Also, graduates are placed in positions in industry and governmental accounting.

The Department of Accounting has located a few of the sites that relate to careers in accounting. This represents only a sample of the sites that are available. Click below on your area of interest to obtain more information about accounting careers:

International Accounting Firms

Regional Firms

Other Career Opportunities

Career Enhancement Opportunities

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 Last Modified 9/24/14