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John Jones
John Jones

Clinical Psychology Major

John completed his degree this fall, despite the loss of his daughter Leighan in August. He plans to pursue a master’s degree and open his own drug abuse counseling office.

“She was so proud of me, so I dedicated my studies to her.”

Carmen Conner
Carmen Conner

Sociology Major

Carmen is a first-generation college student, wife, and mother of three. She will graduate with a B.S. in Sociology this semester and plans to pursue her master's degree. As a Student Tutor for the WKU START Center, Carmen learned how dedicated WKU faculty and staff are to their students.

"I found out that people, kindhearted people, are behind what makes The Hill work."

A full list of degrees available at WKU in Glasgow can be found on the academic programs page. Over 50 online degrees are also available, so you can earn your degree close to home and utilize the resources of WKU in Glasgow.

Public Health
Public Health

Prepares students to face current and emerging health concerns by developing programs that improve quality of life and health for local, state, national and global communities.


Social Work

Social Work - Now Also Offered Online!

A rewarding and challenging field for people who are interested in making a difference in the lives of people and their communities.


Paralegal Studies

Paralegal Studies

A beneficial mix of general education, theory, ethics and procedure stressing understanding and reasoning rather than rote learning of facts.


Teacher Education

Elementary Education

Prepares students to serve as reflective decision makers in instructional settings for diverse learners. 




Designed to further awareness and understanding of social life including the social causes and consequences of human behavior in groups, organizations, societies, and various cultures.




For those interested in helping others and who want to understand why people behave the way they do.


Computer Information Technology (CIT)
An online degree which prepares students for a wide variety of careers in the computer information technology industry.

Engineering Technology Management

Engineering Technology Management

Prepares you for leadership positions that support innovation and global competitiveness within business, industry or workforce development. 




Provides a broad business perspective for students who wish to be involved in profit or goal management responsibilities.


Paralegal Studies


Criminologists study factors such as when and where crimes are most often committed, the reasons for criminal behavior, and the types of crimes most often committed. 






When you're ready to REACH HIGHER –

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Student Support

  • Academic & transfer advising
  • Financial aid counseling
  • Learning Commons 
  • Computer Lab
  • Writing assistance
  • Testing Center 
  • Library support & services 
  • Military student services
  • Career & Workforce Development

Course Delivery Formats

  • In-person 
    Classes taught with instructor on site 
  • Live-Streaming Technology
    Real-time video streaming between campus locations
  • Online
    Web-based courses that can be accessed from anywhere 
  • Hybrid
    Combination of in-person, live-stream, and online






Information about accreditation can be found through the Office of the Provost.

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 Last Modified 3/3/21