Western Kentucky University 西肯塔基大學 (肯塔基州 KY)


Western Kentucky University (WKU) has an international reach with a personal touch that inspires students to succeed. The WKU campus is recognized as one of the most beautiful in the United States. WKU students will also benefit from the attention and dedication of an outstanding team of staff and faculty. This team understands and can help students through the challenges they may encounter while learning in a different culture.


WKU offers numerous choices for undergraduate areas of study through majors, minors, associate degree programs, certificate programs, pre-professional study, and areas of concentration within majors. There are over 150 majors available across seven colleges. In addition, WKU’s schoolof Journalism and Broadcasting has finished among the top eight schools nationally in the annual Herarst Journalism Awards Program for 16 consecutive year.

The Basics
Setting located in the city of Bowling Green, easy access to Nashville
School Type 4 years public university
Tuition US$21,000 - $22,000
Housing Homestay or apartment
Current Weather
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General Information
State Kentucky (KY)
Location Bowling Green
Environment Suburban
Campus Size 235 acres
Year Founded 1906
Admission Req.m HK F.6
Academic Calendar Fall/ Spring
Level Offered Bachelor, Associate degree - 2-year University Transfer Program
Enrollment Approximately 18,000 students
International 2%
Student-to-Teacher 19:1

Academic Programs:

Seven colleges within WKU: College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, College of Health and Human Services, Gordon Ford College of Business, Ogden College of Science and Engineering, Potter College of Arts & Letters, University College, Potter College of Arts & Letters


Programs: Accounting, Administrative systems, Advanced manufacturing, Biology, Broadcasting, Business and Marketing Education, Business Economics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Dance, Dental Hygiene,  Economics, Engineering, English/ Communications, English: Literature, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Health Science, Finance, Geography, German, History, International Affairs, International Business, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Medical Technology, Music, News/Editorial Journalism, Performing Arts, Physics, Political Science, Pre-Law, Psychology, Public Relations, Social Studies, Social Work, Visual Arts, Women’s Studies etc.



Campus Services and Facilities: ID Services, Parking and Transportation, Postal Services, Printing Services, Restaurant and Catering, The WKU Store, Vending Services, Environment, Health & Safety, Facilities Management, Planning, Design, and Construction, Real Property, Sustainability, Surplus and Recycling


Students Life:

The WKU campus has everything students would expect of a major university, but on a scale that makes them feel at home. Most of the students pursue their studies on the pedestrian-friendly campus, which houses administrative and academic offices, libraries, student services, 15 on-campus residence halls, and athletic facilities.


Active Clubs : Badminton Club, Dodgeball Club, Exercise Science Club, Paintball Club, WKU Fencing Club, WKU Men’s Club Soccer, WKU Men’s Rugby Club, WKU Tennis Club, Disc Golf, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Racquetball, Triathlon, Ultimate Frisbee etc.


Students Clubs and Honoraries:

Delta Phi Alpha, Spanish Club, International Club etc.