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EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM:

WKU WEATHER ALERT:

Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

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

College Facts

Interesting facts about the Gordon Ford College of Business:

General Facts:

Institution:

Western Kentucky University

Location:

Bowling Green, KY

Established:

1884 as the Southern Normal School and Business College

Renamed:

December, 1998

Accreditation:

AACSB International - (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), since 1982

Faculty/Student Ratio:

1/23

Expected Costs/Year:

$12,100 In-State, $20,548 Out-of-State

College Alumni:

20,000


Undergraduate Profile:

Enrollment:

2,228

Student Category:

84% Full-Time, 16% Part-Time

Student Gender:

60% Male, 40% Female

Student Ethnicity:

84% White, 8% Black, 7% Other

Avg. Test Scores:

21.2 ACT

Avg. Class Size

30


Graduate Profile:

Enrollment:

135

Student Category:

22% Full-Time, 78% Part-Time

Student Gender:

53% Male, 47% Female

Student Ethnicity:

64% White, 4% Black, 32% Other

Avg. Test Scores:

521 GMAT

Avg. Class Size

19


Faculty Profile:

Full-Time Faculty:

75

Terminal Degree Faculty:

81%

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