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Creator Graduate Studies & Research (WKU)
Title UA58. Graduate Studies & Research Series. 3 Annual Reports
Collection WKU Archives
Object Name Records
Year Range From 1976
Description Annual reports created by and about the Graduate School.
Admin / Biog History Created in 1931 as the Graduate College, disbanded in 1936 and recreated in 1941 for Education only. A Graduate Assistant Program was created in 1960 which was expanded in 1962 when WKU was authorized to offer 30 hours over the Masters Degree. The Graduate School was created for all disciplines by the Board of Regents in 1964. The push for university status led to the creation of the Graduate Division in 1965. In 1969 the Graduate School was renamed Graduate College. In 1966 a joint doctoral program was created with the University of Kentucky. In 1967 a joint doctoral program was created with then Peabody College (Vanderbilt University). WKU Graduate Studies & Research was renamed The Graduate School July 26, 2013.

Finley Grise 1932-1959
Raymond Cravens 1963-1965
John Minton 1965-1972
J.T. Sandefur 1972-1975
Elmer Gray 1975-1999

Richard Bowker 2007-2010
Subjects Western Kentucky University
Search Terms Graduate School (WKU)
Graduate Studies & Research (WKU)
Finding Aids TopScholar - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_fin_aid/233/
Catalog Number UA58.3
Dates of Creation 1976-
Caption WKU Archives Documents
Number of Images 1
Access Conditions no restrictions
Parent ID UA58
Level of Description Series
Containers Annual Reports
Annual Reports
Annual Reports
Annual Reports