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College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

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Academic Units

The College of Education and Behavioral Sciences at WKU offers degree tracks in Counseling and Student Affairs, Educational Leadership, Organizational Leadership, Military Science, Psychology, Workforce Administration, and Education.

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To learn more and become a part of CEBS’s vibrant and diverse community, please visit our prospective student’s page to launch your future as a Hilltopper.

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CEBS - College Preview Day

  • Location: Gary A. Ransdell Hall
  • Time: 9:00am
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Research in the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

Research is an important part of the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences. Students and faculty work together to conduct research on a wide variety of topics in laboratories and classrooms. Faculty in CEBS use a variety of methods to investigate questions relevant to counseling, education, leadership, and psychology.

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Student Opportunities

Kentucky P-12 Educator Tuition Discount

In recognition of the importance of Kentucky’s teachers and other certified school personnel in helping to ensure that our high school graduates are college and career ready, WKU provides a significantly reduced tuition to help these personnel enhance their areas of expertise.

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Scholarship Opportunities

WKU offers generous scholarships that may help you further reduce the cost of the Hilltopper experience. The WKU TOPDollar Scholarship Source allows you to search for various opportunities that exist and complete one General Scholarship Application to be eligible to be considered for scholarship opportunities at WKU.

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Minority Teacher Recruitment Program

Minority Teacher Recruitment Program (MTRP) is committed to increasing the number of minority teachers in Kentucky classrooms. Along with scholarship opportunities, the center provides workshops for students such as Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators and Praxis PLT prep, résumé writing and interviewing skills and professional development.

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WKU Distinguished Educator Awards

We’re excited to announce the implementation of the inaugural WKU Distinguished Educator Awards, which will celebrate current Kentucky educators in our service region who are making significant contributions to the teaching profession.

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