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EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM:

WKU WEATHER ALERT:

Due to the impending winter weather, WKU Owensboro will close 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.

Undergraduate Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Programs

Students pursuing a major within the Gordon Ford College of Business must earn a minimum of 60 credit hours with an overall grade point average (GPA) of 2.50. In addition, they must complete the admission courses listed below with a separate GPA of 2.50.

Business Tool Courses

  • ACCT 200 - Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 201 - Managerial Accounting
  • CIS 141 - Basic Computer Literacy
  • COMM 161 - Business & Professional Speaking or
    COMM 145 - Fundamentals of Public Speaking
  • ECON 202 - Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECON 203 - Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECON 206 - Statistics
  • MATH 116 - College Algebra or higher

Information for Accounting majors

  • Students must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 and must have completed ACCT 200 and ACCT 201 with a grade of "B" or higher in each course.
  • Accounting majors must earn a grade of "B" or better in ACCT 200 and 201. Accounting majors must earn a grade of "C" or better in ACCT 300, 301, 310, and 312 and other courses that are prerequisites for succeeding courses.

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 Last Modified 9/24/14