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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

Business Core Courses

Business Core Courses

All majors within the Gordon Ford College of Business complete the same core course requirements including:

  • CIS 243 - Principles of Management Information Systems
  • FIN 330 - Principles of Financial Management
  • MGT 200 - Legal Environment of Business
  • MGT 210 - Organization and Management
  • MGT 314 - Operations Management
  • MGT 498 - Strategy & Policy or
    MGT 496 - Small Business Analysis & Strategy
  • MKT 220 - Basic Marketing Concepts

Check with your academic advisor regarding which one of these courses to take:

  • ECON 306 - Statistical Analysis or
  • ECON 307 - Financial Data Modeling or
  • MGT 313 - Quantitative Methods

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 Last Modified 9/25/14