King University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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King University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,920 students enrolled. This college was established in 1867 and is the only college located in Bristol, Tennessee.

King University is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
44
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at King University.

King University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 44 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Nursing, Computer Science, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
73%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

King University student retention rate is fair at 73% (close to Tennessee average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at King University is below average - 52%.

Student to faculty ratio at King University is decent -- 16:1. Read more regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$26,600
High
Average tuition price is very high, about $25,100 per year. The additional fees at King University (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $1,500; which makes it a total of $26,600 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
44%
Doable
According to recent data, 843 applications were submitted and 371 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

King University might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at King University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,100
Medium
King University offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at King University, 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
C-
Unsafe
King University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 500 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, approximately $4,100 a year.

Based on the college crime information, King University appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

King University Location and Maps



Post Address: King University, 1350 King College Rd, Bristol, Tennessee 37620-2699, USA
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