MCC AND WKU OFFER BUSINESS STUDENTS OPPORTUNITIES TO EARN A FOUR-YEAR BUSINESS
ADMINISTRATION DEGREE ONLINE
Madisonville Community College (MCC) students interested in earning a four-year business
administration degree should consider a new opportunity available to Kentucky Community
and Technical College System (KCTCS) transfer students through the Western Kentucky
University (WKU) College of Business s online Plus 2 Business Administration Program.
MCC students who complete their associate degree and required pre-requisite courses
with a minimum 2.50 GPA are eligible to participate in the program; those that have
a 3.75 GPA will qualify for a $4,000 annual scholarship, renewable provided students
maintain a 3.25 GPA while enrolled at WKU.
MCC s Transfer Advisor Lori Johnson shares, This is an exciting opportunity for our
students interested in a business career. Our college s business program is undergoing
a major curriculum revision to ensure students are prepared for the challenges of
a 21st century business career and completion of a four-year business degree. WKU
offers a very attractive and viable pathway for students who want to challenge themselves.
Many MCC general education and business classes can be taken online to better accommodate
students busy schedules.
More information about the WKU program can be found on the university s website at
http://www.wku.edu/cohort/plus2business/. Hannah King, an academic advisor and recruiter
at WKU, adds, MCC students should also consider enrolling in the Joint Enrollment
program that WKU and MCC offers so that they can take advantage of the advising services
and other benefits WKU offers its students before applying for the Plus 2 Business
Administration Program. The Plus 2 plan offers students an excellent opportunity to
complete a competitive four-year business program at a very affordable cost by taking
advantage of low tuition costs at the community college and earning scholarships at
Students interested in the MCC business administration systems program should contact
Kim Simons at firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional information regarding the
Plus 2 Business Administration Program, contact Adam Davis at email@example.com or
Pat Jordan at firstname.lastname@example.org.