Western Kentucky University

Diversity & Community Studies - SRSC Admissions

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A GRE score is not required for this program. Admission will be based on prior academic performance, a written Statement of Purpose, a resume, and two letters of recommendation.

In order to be admitted to this program, students must submit an online application and mail the following required documents to The Graduate School:

  • official copies of your undergraduate transcripts
  • resume
  • statement of purpose
  • two letters of recommendation

Mailing Address:
The Graduate School
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd. #11010
Bowling Green, Ky. 42101-1010

Review of applications for the Fall 2014 Cohort will begin April 14, 2014.  Applications accepted on a rolling basis.


Writing Your Statement of Purpose

Your Statement of Purpose should discuss your personal, professional, and/or academic preparation for graduate study and how the master’s program in Social Responsibility and Sustainable Communities will fit into your professional development.


Submitting Letters of Recommendation

Please have those who write the letters of recommendation on your behalf address your potential for graduate study and, in particular, this program of study.


For questions regarding the admissions process, contact:

Brandi Button

Program Support Specialist
(270) 745-3221 or (270) 745-6995


For academic questions, contact:

Jane Olmsted
(270) 745-5787

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