Knox College

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General Information

Admission Office

Knox College – Campus Box 148

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999

(309) 341-7100

(800) 678-5669

Fax: (309) 341-7070



Contact: Paul Steenis

Dean of Admission
Main Address

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401

(309) 341-7000

www.knox.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,379

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 367

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,360

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: $40
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 66%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 88%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B
American Studies B
Asian Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B

Education

Education – General B
Social Science Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
German B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Applied Mathematics B
Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies B
Neuroscience B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology 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.

Knox College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(309) 341-7000
Website:https://www.knox.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://www.knox.edu/admission/apply-to-knox.html
Address:2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401-9999
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,359
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):79%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:1,359 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$43,285
Out-of-state Tuition:$43,285
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$29,335

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Knox College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Knox College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies3
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education4
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics6
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics3
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts4
Grand total37

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Knox College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Knox 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$43,285
Out-of-state$43,285
Books and supplies$900

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid38098%
Grant or scholarship aid37998%$29,335
Student loan aid24563%$7,022

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,35297%$26,648
Federal student loans87362%$7,101

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Knox 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 Knox College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,5151,5082,007
Percent admitted100%62%67%
Percent admitted who enrolled10%10%10%

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

Knox College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,359
Undergraduate enrollment1,359
Graduate enrollment0

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

Knox College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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