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Graduate programs

The following graduate programs are available at the Gordon Ford College of Business.



Three options are available:

  1. Full-time Accelerated: one-year, on-campus, Graduate Assistantship opportunities, team-based, real-world projects
  2. Online: Full or part-time; rated a "Best Buy"
  3. Professional: Weekends, two years, International trip, team-based, on-campus

CONTACT: Dr. Bob Hatfield, 270-745-6581, bob.hatfield@wku.edu

WKU MA in Applied Economics


  • One-year, on-campus, Graduate Assistantship opportunities
  • Emphasis on employable, applied skills
  • Opportunity to work on regional applied research in WKU Center for Applied Ecnomics
  • Flexible coursework to match student interest

CONTACT: Dr. Brian Goff, 270-745-3855, brian.goff@wku.edu

WKU MAcc- Masters in Accountancy


  • 30 credit hours, on-campus, Graduate Assistantship opportunities
  • For students who hold an undergraduate degree in accounting, any are of study and who desire a graduate degree in accounting
  • Depending on the student's background, additional courses may be required to prepare the student for graduate accounting

CONTACT: Sheri Henson, 270-745-5382, sheri.henson@wku.edu

The Gordon Ford College of Business and the Accountancy program are both accredited by AACSB.


The Gordon Ford College of Business is a top business school with dual AACSB accreditation in both business and accounting programs.

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 Last Modified 6/19/20