Kings College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
133 North River Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
(570) 208-5858
(888) 546-4772
Fax: (570) 208-5971

Contact: Michelle Lawrence-Schmude
Director of Admissions
Main Address
133 North River Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
(570) 208-5900

www.kings.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 2,339
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 560
Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,070
Graduate enrollment: 334

Setting
Urban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 75%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 79%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Drama/Theater Arts B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management A,B,C
Finance/Banking B
Human Resources Management A,B
International Business B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,B,C

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Clinical Laboratory Science B
Health Services – General B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B
Neuroscience B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Theology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

King's College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(570) 208-5900
Website:www.kings.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.kings.edu/Admissions/applying_to_kings
Address:133 N River St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0801
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,422
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):66%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,269 (94% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$34,720
Out-of-state Tuition:$34,720
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$20,151

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

King's College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at King's College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services62
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education332
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs252
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies2
Natural Resources and Conservation2
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology2
Social Sciences3
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total5436

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at King's College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Grand total11

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at King's College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$34,720
Out-of-state$34,720
Books and supplies$1,250

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$41,750
Out-of-state$41,750

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid50598%
Grant or scholarship aid50598%$20,151
Student loan aid45087%$9,137

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,81291%$18,656
Federal student loans1,53577%$7,067

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for King's College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled King's College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,8522,0601,792
Percent admitted100%70%72%
Percent admitted who enrolled15%15%14%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

King's College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,422
Undergraduate enrollment2,082
Graduate enrollment340

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

King's College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

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