King's College

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Overview

Address133 N River St
School Websitewww.kings.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Small

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

King's College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,292 students applied to King's College. Of those students, 3,330 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in King's College was $35,668, in addition to fees of $1,558. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend King's College.

King's College has a 63% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The King's College acceptance rate is 78%. To put this into perspective, 3,330 of the 4,292 students who applied to King's College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in King's College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into King's College had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for King's College was between null and null in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to King's College as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At King's College, the tuition for in-state residents is $35,668. Combined with fees of $1,558, room and board costs of $12,940, other expenses of $2,580 and the $1,300 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $54,046.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $37,226 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in King's College to $54,046 for out-of-state students.

Students at King's College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at King's College was $5,050 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 26%.

King's College Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to King's College.

King's College has a good gender split, with 48% of undergraduates being female and 52% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Pennsylvania residents; in fact, 67% of all students reside in Pennsylvania. However, 28% of students come from out-of-state and 4% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at King's College is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from King's College to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 17% students enroll at King's College part-time; the other 2,136 students enrolled full-time.

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