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Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Kings College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into King's College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
70.9%
Admission Difficulty for King's College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Kings College and can I get accepted? The school has a 71% acceptance rate. Last year, 3,088 out of 4,354 applicants were admitted making Kings College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. King's College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 20% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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Kings College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
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Kings College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.34
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need above average high school grades to get into King's College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at King's College was 3.34 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Kings College accepts 71% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted King's College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 31% Good
3.50 to 3.75 9% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 18% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 22% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 17% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 3% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

70% of King's College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted King's College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 14%
Top 25% of class 34%
Top 50% of class 70%
Bottom 50% of class 30%
Bottom 25% of class 6%

Admission Statistics

King's College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,995 2,359 4,354
Accepted 1,466 1,614 3,088
Acceptance Rate 73% 68% 71%
Enrolled 276 349 625
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 19% 22% 20%

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at King's College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=213321 IPEDS survey data for King's College.