1,799
Students
Financial aid thermometer
16,036
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
59
59%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

King University is a Comprehensive institution located in Bristol, TN, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1350 King College Road
Bristol, TN  37620
United States
Contact Mr. Tom VerDow
Director of Undergraduate Recruitment
Email: admissions@king.edu
Phone: 423-652-4149
Fax: 423-652-4727

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Professional, Technical, Business, And Scientific Writing Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,152
Applied
683
Accepted
1,799
Enrolled
59%
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Female Admissions

766
Females Applied
447
Females Accepted
58%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

386
Males Applied
236
Males Accepted
61%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

3.48
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 3

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 22 19 24

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

28,104
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Fees

1,610
Full-time student fees
8,762
Room & board
4,400
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

16,036
Avg. Financial Aid Package
24,806
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
21,120
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,676
Avg. Loan Aid
10,261
Avg. Grant Aid
13,202
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
68%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
13%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,799
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
40%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.11%
Black or African American 6.78%
White or Caucasian 79.43%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.06%
Asian 0.61%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.06%
Two or more races 1.72%
Other 4.61%

Gender

Male (38.85%)
Female (61.15%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 16%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Dogwood Festival/Alumni Weekend, Family Weekend and Late Night Exam Breakfast

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, King Security and Intelligence Studies Student Group and Enactus (formerly Students in Free Enterprise)

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
Emergency Notification System

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
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Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
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Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
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Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

272
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 98
Part-time - 174
Male - 113
Female - 159