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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. 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 scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

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Contact: Amy Fitzpatrick

Coordinator, Graduate Programs
School of Kinesiology, Rec. & Sport
(270) 745-2710

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Facility and Event Management Graduate Certificate

WKU’s School of Kinesiology, Recreation and Sport offers a 100% online graduate certificate in Facility and Event Management. This 12-credit-hour graduate certificate focuses on practical skills needed for employment in the rapidly growing field of Facility and Event Management. Recreation and sport professionals with skills and experience related to Facility and Event Management are extremely employable and this certificate can be obtained through online courses on a part-time or full-time basis!

Examples of professionals who can benefit from this certificate program include the following:


  • Municipal Park and Recreation Employees
  • Collegiate and Professional Sport Facility Managers
  • Convention and Conference Center Employees
  • Facility and Event Security Personnel
  • Aquatic Facility Managers
  • Golf Course Personnel
  • Stadium and Arena Managers
  • Athletic Coaches/Administrators
  • Campus Recreation Employees
  • Event Planners
  • Motorsports Personnel
  • Shooting Sports Employees

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