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New York, New York

The King's College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into The King's College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
40.9%
Admission Difficulty for The King's College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsDifficult
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into The King's College and can I get accepted? The school has a 41% acceptance rate ranking it #27 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 858 out of 2,098 applicants were admitted making The King's College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 25 percent. The King's College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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The King's College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1210-1360
Applicants Submitting SAT
52%
SAT Scores for The King's College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 640
SAT Math 25th 570
SAT Composite 25th 1210
SAT Scores for The King's College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 710
SAT Math 75th 650
SAT Composite 75th 1360
Average SAT Score 1290

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to The King's College?

The King's College typically requires applicants to be in the top 23 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1210 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1130. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1290 out of 1600. The school ranks #28 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. 52 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

The King's College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1360 and Above Good >54%
1285 to 1360 Avg + 41%-54%
1210 to 1285 Avg - 29%-41%
1135 to 1210 Reach 19%-29%
Less than 1135 Low <19%
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The King's College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
24-29 
Applicants Submitting ACT
56%
ACT Scores for The King's College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 25
ACT Math 25th 21
ACT Composite 25th 24
ACT Scores for The King's College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 31
ACT Math 75th 27
ACT Composite 75th 29
Average ACT Score 26

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into The King's College?

Admission data indicates that The King's College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 24 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 27 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 29 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #30 in New York for highest average ACT composite score. 56 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to The King's College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

The King's College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
29 and Above Good >57%
26 to 29 Avg + 41%-57%
24 to 26 Avg - 31%-41%
22 to 24 Reach 23%-31%
Less than 22 Low <23%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.63*
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need very good grades in high school to get into The King's College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at The King's College was 3.63 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #15 in New York for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to The King's College will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

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Admission Statistics

The King's College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,350 748 2,098
Accepted 576 282 858
Acceptance Rate 43% 38% 41%
Enrolled 97 52 149
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 18% 17%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 15, 2020
Days left to Apply
299

Applicants have 299 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2020.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to The King's College before the Aug 15 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
Nov 2 Nov 15
Dec 7 Dec 20
Mar 14 Mar 27
May 2 May 15
Jun 6 Jul 15
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Oct 26 Nov 14
Dec 14 Dec 24
Feb 8 Feb 19
Apr 4 Apr 14
Jun 13 Jun 23
Jul 18 Jul 28

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to The King's College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

The King's College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at The King's College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=454184 IPEDS survey data for The King's College.