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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

Area of Emphasis

Areas of Emphasis

The broad areas of emphasis listed below are available for a BIS degree.

  •   Arts
  •   Business
  •   Education
  •   Health
  •   Humanities
  •   Organization and Communication of Ideas
  •   Science
  •   Social and Behavioral Sciences
  •   Social Justice and Equity Studies
  •   Technology
  •   Military
  •   Sustainability

If none of these areas of emphasis meets a student’s needs, he or she may design an individualized emphasis, with the help of an academic adviser.



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    Cyber Workshop Information

  • An Alternative: The BIS Degree
  • Academic Advising
  • Areas of Emphasis
  • BIS Degree Requirements
  • Capstone Course
  • Special Topics Courses in University College
  • Special Topics Courses Examples
  • iCAP
  • Choosing Your Area of Emphasis
  • Electives
  • Career Opportunities
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