Bowling Green State University was originally founded in 1910 as a teacher-training institution. The first bachelor's degrees were awarded in 1917. After establishing a name for themselves, Bowling Green attained full university status in 1947 and they formed their Graduate School later that year. Bowling Green State University is a four-year public university, focused on providing experiences that enhance their students’ lives.
Undergraduates at Bowling Green can choose from more than 200 programs, and master’s students can choose from about 50 graduate programs. Bowling Green State University understands the demands on their students’ schedules, which is why they offer over 25 distance learning and online programs for bachelor’s degrees, master's degrees, certificates, and endorsements. Through their strong focus on producing successful and capable students, Bowling Green State University has been nationally recognized for First Year Success for their entering students. They also had their online master's degree in education program named as one of the best in the country by U.S. News and World Report.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
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