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Saturday classes at the Bowling Green campus will proceed as scheduled. 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 have been rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert


School of Teacher Education

Special Education


B.S. in Special Education

The undergraduate major in Special Education is a dual certification in Learning and Behavior Disorders and Moderate and Severe Disabilities P-12. Students are admitted to the program in cohorts during the fall semester of their Junior Year after meeting the requirements for admission to Teacher Education. Participation in the professional organization, Student Council for Exceptional Education, provides students opportunity to attend and participate in the annual state and national conventions.


Contact Dr. Gail Kirby with any questions about the undergraduate program.

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 Last Modified 9/25/14