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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

Certificate in Advanced Accounting Studies

Advanced Accounting Studies Certificate

A certificate program in advanced accounting studies is now available for students pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. The Certificate program is designed for accounting majors needing to earn a total of 150 credit hours to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Examination.

The Program requires the completion of 12 unduplicated hours from the following 21 hours of elective Accounting courses:

  • ACCT 401 - Business Combinations Related Topics
  • ACCT 410 - Advanced Managerial Cost Accounting
  • ACCT 420 - Government Non-Profit Accounting
  • ACCT 431 - Advanced Tax Accounting
  • ACCT 440 - Business Law for the Accounting Professional
  • ACCT 451 - Advanced Audit
  • ACCT 460 - CPA Problem

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 Last Modified 9/25/14