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King's College (PA)


King's Coll. (PA) Says...

The Office of Admission offers two methods for candidates to apply for admission: The SAT/ACT Traditional Choice and the Standardized Test Option/ Essay Choice. Applicants are required to state their preference prior to the application review and the decision is non-reversible.

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Visiting And Contact Information

133 North River Street

Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711

United States

Phone: 570-208-5858

Fax: 570-208-5971


Freshman Academic Profile
Admissions Selectivity Rating: 75
% Submitting Score:78%
     Critical Reading Middle 50%:470 - 570
     Math Middle 50%:470 - 580
     Writing Middle 50%:460 - 560
% Submitting Score:22%
Average High School GPA:3.38
     % with GPA 3.75 of higher:37%
     % with GPA 3.50 - 3.74:9%
     % with GPA 3.25 - 3.49:15%
     % with GPA 3.0 - 3.24:19%
     % with GPA 2.5 - 2.99:16%
     % with GPA 2.0 - 2.49:4%
Students in Top Tenth of HS Class:14%
Students in Top Quarter of HS Class:38%
Students in Top Half of HS Class:74%
Freshman Student from Public School High Schools:74%
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Freshman Acceptance & Retention
Total applicants: 2,780
Total applicants who are accepted: 1,988
Total of accepted students who enroll: 500
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Application Process
Application Fee: $30.00
Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes
Notification Begins: 10/01
Transfer Students Accepted: Yes
TOEFL required for non-native English speakers: Yes
Admissons Deposit Deadline: No set date
Housing Deposit Deadline: 6/1
Housing Deposit Amount: $200.00
Housing Deposit Refundable: No
Admission for Non-Fall Terms: Yes
Deferred Admission: Yes
Maximum Period of Postponement: 1 year
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Freshman Admissions Factors
Academic CriteriaImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record:Very important
Class Rank:Very important
Academic GPA:Very important
Standardized Test Scores:Important
Application Essay:Important
Non-Academic CriteriaImportance
Extracurricular Activities:Considered
Talent / Ability:Not Considered
Character / Personal Qualities:Important
First Generation:Not Considered
Alumni/ AE Relation:Considered
Geographical Residence:Not Considered
State Residency:Not Considered
Religious Affiliation / Commitment:Not Considered
Racial / Ethnic Status:Not Considered
Volunteer Work:Considered
Work Experience:Considered
Level of applicant's interest:Not Considered
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Freshman Academic Requirements
High School Completion:High school diploma required GED is accepted
Academic Units Required:
     Total Academic Units:16
     Lab Science:2
     Foreign Language:2
     Social Studies:3
     Academic Electives:0
     Computer Science:0
Academic Units Recommended:
     Total Academic Units:24
     Lab Science:2
     Foreign Language:4
     Social Studies:3
     Academic Electives:2
     Computer Science:2
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Key Statistics


  • Admissions Selectivity Rating:
  • SAT:
  •      Reading Middle 50%:
    470 - 570
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    470 - 580
  •      Writing Middle 50%:
    460 - 560
  • Average HS GPA:
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