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WKU School of Nursing

School of Nursing

WKU School of Nursing offers several Degrees & Programs for those seeking to enter the nursing profession or to further your nursing career.


Mission Statement

The mission of the School of Nursing (SON) of Western Kentucky University is to produce culturally sensitive nurses for an increasingly global society at the associate, baccalaureate and graduate levels and to provide continuing education opportunities for life long learning to our constituents.


Kentucky Board of Nursing

WKU School of Nursing is approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing to offer graduate and undergraduate nursing programs. Benchmark data comparing WKU to other Kentucky Schools of Nursing can be viewed here KBN Benchmark Report.


The Associate of Science in Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.  The Baccalaureate, Masters, and Doctoral Nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on the Collegiate Nursing Education 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC  20001 (202) 887-6791 www.ccneaccreditation.org  All WKU nursing programs are approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing.

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WKU School of Nursing

Mailing Address:

Medical Center/WKU Health Sciences Complex

1906 College Heights Blvd, #11036

Bowling Green, KY 42101-1036

South Campus

2355 Nashville Road

Bowling Green, KY  42104

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30

Building Address:

The Medical Center/WKU Health Sciences Complex (MCHC)

700 First Avenue, Suite 2055



270-745-3392-MCHC FAX


270-780-9419-SC FAX


Mary Bennett 






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 Last Modified 11/26/18