Resources › For Students and Parents King's College Admissions SAT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid, Tuition, Graduation Rate & More Share Flipboard Email Print King's College. Vasiliy Meshko / Wikimedia Commons For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated October 04, 2017 King's College Admissions Overview: Students interested in King's College can apply through the school's application, or with the Common Application. With an acceptance rate of 71%, the school is largely accessible to applicants. Interested students should visit King College's website, or get in touch with the admissions office for more information. Admissions Data (2016): King's College Acceptance Rate: 71%King's College has test-optional admissionsTest Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: - / -SAT Math: - / -SAT Writing: - / -What's a good SAT score?ACT Composite: - / -ACT English: - / -ACT Math: - / -What's a good ACT score? King’s College Description: Located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, King’s College is a Catholic liberal arts college established in 1946 by the Congregation of the Holy Cross. The downtown campus sits along the Susquehanna River, and the nearby Pocono Mountains offer year-round outdoor activities. King’s College is situated within a few hours of several major cities including New York, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. On the academic front, the college has a 14 to 1 student faculty ratio and an average class size of 18 students. King’s College offers 35 undergraduate majors in addition to 10 pre-professional programs and seven special concentrations. The most popular areas of study include accounting, business administration, elementary education and criminal justice. The college provides a number of opportunities for students to become involved on campus, with 50 student clubs and organizations. The King’s College Monarchs compete in the NCAA Division III Middle Atlantic Conference. Enrollment (2016): Total Enrollment: 2,422 (2,082 undergraduates)Gender Breakdown: 52% Male / 48% Female92% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17): Tuition and Fees: $34,720Books: $1,250 (why so much?)Room and Board: $12,318Other Expenses: $2,540Total Cost: $50,828 King’s College Financial Aid (2015 - 16): Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 98%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 98%Loans: 87%Average Amount of AidGrants: $20,151Loans: $9,137 Academic Programs: Most Popular Majors: Accounting, Business Administration, Clinical Lab Science, Criminal Justice, Elementary Education Graduation and Retention Rates: First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 77%4-Year Graduation Rate: 59%6-Year Graduation Rate: 65% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs: Men's Sports: Football, Swimming, Track and Field, Wrestling, Tennis, Basketball, Soccer, Golf, Lacrosse, Cross CountryWomen's Sports: Field Hockey, Basketball, Volleyball, Lacrosse, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Soccer, Tennis, Cross Country Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics If You Like King's College, You May Also Like These Schools: Arcadia University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphCabrini College: Profile Lock Haven University: Profile Temple University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphAlfred University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphDelaware State University: Profile Drexel University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphNeumann University: Profile Marywood University: Profile Wilkes University: Profile Kutztown University of Pennsylvania: Profile University of Scranton: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT Graph King’s College Mission Statement: mission statement from http://www.kings.edu/aboutkings/traditions_and_mission/mission_statement "King's College, a Catholic college in the Holy Cross tradition, provides students with a broad-based liberal arts education which offers the intellectual, moral, and spiritual preparation that enables them to lead meaningful and satisfying lives."