58%

Acceptance Rate

$19,838

Avg.Financial Aid

003496

FAFSA Code

About King University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,948

Website

www.king.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Presbyterian Church (USA)

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

King University (KU) originally named King College was established in the year 1867. It is a private not-for-profit university and Christian academic community integrating academic programming with an exploration of faith. The university is located at Bristol, Tennessee in 135 scenic acres.

  • It is recognized as the Best Regional University in the South by U.S.News & World Report.

  • The university is a Military and veteran-friendly and also takes part in the Yellow Ribbon Program.

  • The University's acceptance rate is 51% and the graduation rate is 58%.

  • It has a total student population of 1,948 and the student-faculty ratio is 15:1.

  • University provides scholarships on the basis of student’s academic achievements, proven leadership, and extracurricular activities.

Online Education at King University

  • The online degree programs are designed in such a way that the students feel like it as a traditional program by making the professors easily accessible to the students.

  • King University has an excellent credit transfer facility. It accepts up to 76 credits for all bachelors.

  • The university online programs are enrolled throughout the year in spring, summer, and fall semesters.

  • There are some benefits offered to students who complete their Undergraduate programs faster. Major coursework can be completed as little as 16 months. 


Reviews

Some of the reviews about the university are

  • The online programs at King can be completed within less time with more flexibility.

  • The student can get a great learning experience and the professors here are very friendly.

  • Many adults feel comfortable in taking the online courses in spite of their busy schedules.

Location & Contact

Address

1350 King College Rd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4239681187
Fax: 4236526309
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Rankings

  • In 2016, Brookings University has ranked the King University 3rd for preparing the students for high paying jobs.

  • U.S.News & World Report has ranked the university as one of the Best Colleges in the Nation for the past 26 years.

  • The University ranks #65th in Regional Universities South.

  • #47th in Top Performers on Social Mobility.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

58%

SAT Range

950 - 1160

ACT Range

19 - 25

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

King University is quite a difficult school with moderate chances to get admitted in, with the acceptance rate of 58%. Last year, over only 24 applicants out of 110 were admitted into the faculty. Academically it has an average requirement for admission test scores.

The SAT score should be in 950 or above and an ACT score should be 19 or above. The average high school GPA requirement is 3.4 or above on a 4.0 scale for the admitted freshmen class.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$21,034

Average Annual Cost

$28,104

Books And Supplies

$1,480

Other Fees

$1,610

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$8,762

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,534

Total One Year Cost

$43,490

You might be thinking of  "How much does it take to attend the Judson University?", So here is the answer to your query. The total cost to attend the Judson University is $43,490 annually, it varies depending upon the program an applicant applies for, there are slight variations in the cost of attendance for various programs.

The Net-price to attend the university is $21,034, the average total cost for tuition is $28,8104 books and supplies is $1,480, $8,762 for room and board, and $1,610 for other fees. 

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

66%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

43%

Male Professors

57%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

287 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

257 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

85 Graduates

Psychology, General

72 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

58 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

41 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

33 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

23 Graduates

Biology, General

18 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

15 Graduates

History

13 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

12 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

11 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

9 Graduates

Mathematics

8 Graduates

Medical Illustration and Informatic...

8 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

7 Graduates

Political Science and Government

7 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

6 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

5 Graduates

Music

3 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

3 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

2 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

2 Graduates

Pastoral Counseling and Specialized...

2 Graduates

Physics

2 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

2 Graduates

Chemistry

1 Graduates

Social Work

1 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,579

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

45%

Full-time

92%

Part-time

8%

Students Gender

Male

38%

US National: 44%

Female

62%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

72% White

14% Unknown

6% Black

3% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

55%

Out Of State

42%

In State

3%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$48,448 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 78% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

78%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$4,400/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,362/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,362/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Twister

School Colors

scarlet and navy

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

238

Total Female Athletes

216

Intramural Sports

17

Sports Club

3

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Wrestling

Other

Cycling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Wrestling

Other

Cycling

Acrobatics

Tumbling

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $9,024 per year for living on campus. The average meal plan at KU costs around $4,362 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 35% male and 65% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$40,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$43,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$17,964

$24,600

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$186 - 255

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

87%

Average Aid Per Year

$19,838

Students Receiving Federal Grants

44%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,935

Students Receiving State Aid

35%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,657

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

80%

Average Aid Per Year

$16,887

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$20,834

$30K - $48K

$19,343

$48K - $75K

$21,314

$75K - $110K

$17,504

> $110K

$17,636

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,149,390

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,411,977

The university provides financial assistance schemes to students who need them. The aids are provided in order for the students to pay fees or meet other academic-related expenses. The financial support schemes are implemented in multiple formats like loans, scholarships, grants, and work-study opportunities. Students must fill the FAFSA form to know about eligibility and requirements.

The federal school code of the university is 003496. The various aids provided by the university are mentioned below.

  • Along with the affordable tuition fee, the university offers financial aids in the form of scholarships, grants, and loans.

  • More than $19 million is awarded as financial aid by the university every year.

  • The following Federal Aids are provided by the U.S. Department of Education where the student is required to fill FAFSA application.

  • The State Aids like Tennessee State Grant, HOPE Scholarship, and Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship can also be applied from the university.

  • Merit-Based Scholarships, Bell Scholarships, and Freshers Merit Scholarships are offered as Institutional Aids. 

The Percentage of Aid offered to the students per year at King University year is given below:

  • The total of 87% of students receive Gift Aid for an average amount of $19,838.

  • A total of 44% of students receive Federal Grant Aid of an average amount of $4,935.

  • An average amount of $4,657 is offered as State Aid to 35% of students.

  • And an average amount of 80% of students receive Institutional Aid for an average amount of $16,887.

Average Grant that will be offered is based on student's Family Income, for the detailed information about Average Net Price by Family Income, go to the Program and Tuition page.

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