Knox College: Review & Facts

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Knox College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,430 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1837 and is one of the 2 schools located in Galesburg, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
At Knox College you can obtain your bachelor's degree.

Knox College deploys a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are English and Literature, Biology, Education, Psychology, and Foreign Languages. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
88%
The rate of student retention at Knox College is high at 88% (well above Illinois average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Knox College is good: 73%.

Student to faculty ratio at Knox College is good: 11:1. Learn more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$36,600
Average tuition price is extremely high, $36,200 per year. The additional fees at Knox College beyond tuition are roughly $400; which comes to a total of $36,600 annually.

Read the details about Knox College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
78%
According to recent data, 2,208 applications were submitted and 1,713 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

Knox College might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Knox College is $40.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Knox College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (309) 341-7000 or check Knox College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,000
Knox College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Knox College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Knox College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,200 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low - about $4,000 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Knox College seems to be a very dangerous school. The school has been investigated by the government for possible crime reporting violations. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Knox College Location and Maps



Post Address: Knox College, 2 E South St, Galesburg, Illinois 61401-9999, USA
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