Knox College Overview

Student population

Address2 E South St
Galesburg, IL
School Websitewww.knox.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Distant

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Knox College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Galesburg, Illinois that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,738 students applied to Knox College. Of those students, 2,032 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Knox College was $45,783, in addition to fees of $771. 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 Knox College.

Knox College has a 75% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Knox College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARecommended
Applicants admitted

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The Knox College acceptance rate is 74%. To put this into perspective, 2,032 of the 2,738 students who applied to Knox College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Knox College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Knox 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 Knox College was between NaN and NaN in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Knox College as part of their application.

Knox College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Knox College, the tuition for in-state residents is $45,783. Combined with fees of $771, room and board costs of $9,870, other expenses of $1,000 and the $900 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students 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 $46,554 in tuition.

Students at Knox College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Knox College was $4,993 last year, with 32% of students being awarded federal aid.

Knox College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Knox College.

Knox College has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 40% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 47% of students come from in-state and 13% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Knox College is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Knox College Popular Majors and Programs

SOCIAL SCIENCES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
PSYCHOLOGY
EDUCATION
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES

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