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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

Cohort Programs

Intercollegiate Athletic Administration


Advance your passion for sports with WKU's 100% online Master of Science in Recreation and Sport Administration with a concentration in Intercollegiate Athletic Administration (IAA).  This is an application-based program created to prepare you for work in intercollegiate athletics and will provide you the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills through an advanced curriculum. This 33-credit hour program is designed for students interested in careers in collegiate athletic administration such as, athletic directors, compliance and eligibility, student athlete development, finance and many other administrative roles. 

Unique Benefits of WKU's IAA Program--

Cohort Sequencing-The IAA program follows a cohort model which provides course sequencing to outline a sure path to degree attainment, guaranteed placement in classes, and additional admissions/registration services;

Flexibility-IAA is 100% online, which is ideal for anyone from a recent college graduate to an experienced working professional

Engaging Online Curriculum-Program utilizes emerging technology to connect students to the instructor and their cohort community.  Using the most up to date online tools (Skype, Adobe Connect, Tegrity, etc.), students will have unparalleled access to the program network.

Faculty Expertise-Program courses are taught by highly experienced faculty who have both prior and current experience in the industry and want to see you succeed in intercollegiate athletic administration. Our faculty will walk you through everything from governance and compliance to ethics and morals in collegiate athletics while exposing you to real world scenarios and helping to expand your professional network.

Make an investment in yourself by making WKU a part of your future. Join us in this unique experience of the exploration of intercollegiate athletics. Don't delay!  Apply today!



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