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A Western Kentucky University Regional Location
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We bring Western Kentucky University to you – in partnership with University Center of Southern Kentucky – through a wide variety of academic programs, resources, non-credit programs and student support to help you meet your goals.

Over 50 online degrees are also available, so you can earn your degree close to home and utilize the resources of WKU in Somerset.


Teacher Education

Elementary Education

Prepare to serve as a reflective decision maker in instructional settings for diverse learners. 

CLICK HERE to learn how we can help you prepare for a rewarding career in elementary education – close to home! 

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. 




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



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.



When you're ready to REACH HIGHER – 

Hilltoppers are here!


Student Support

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 9/16/22