Western Kentucky University

School of Nursing

Western Kentucky University is a Public institution with a campus in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The institution is approved to offer nursing programs by the Kentucky Board of Nursing. The Bowling Green, Kentucky campus for Western Kentucky University is located in a City setting, see the map below. Total enrollment for all degrees including nursing programs is 20,171. The student-to-faculty ratio is 18-to-1. In-state tuition and fees were $9,140, while out-of-state tuition and fees were $23,352 for the most recent reporting period.

Nursing Degree Programs at Western Kentucky University

  • Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Visit the Western Kentucky University website to learn how to apply for the nursing degree programs listed above. We also recommend that all nursing students in Kentucky periodically review the requirements for a CNA, LPN, and RN nursing license as presented by the Kentucky Board of Nursing. Understanding the CNA, LPN, and RN nursing license requirements and duty restrictions for Kentucky will help you navigate your education needs and avoid career planning mistakes often made by nursing students.

Western Kentucky University 2014-2015
Student population:20,171
Student-to-faculty ratio:18-to-1
In-state tuition & fees:$9,140
Out-of-state tuition & fees:$23,352
Room and board:$7,170
Percent on financial aid:91%
ACT Composite range:19-26
SAT Math range:440-570
SAT Reading range:440-560
Percent admitted:93%
Religious affiliation:Not applicable

Ethnicity Profile of Students


Male 42%
Female 58%
Full-Time 71%
Part-Time 29%
Undergraduate 87%
Graduate 13%

Western Kentucky University Address And Campus Setting

Click the map below to see the physical campus address and get driving directions to: Western Kentucky University, 1906 College Heights Blvd, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101. You can also see the Western Kentucky University campus setting and nearby attractions in satellite or street view mode.
Western Kentucky University Nursing School in Bowling Green Kentucky

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Last updated: January 29, 2016