King's College

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$36,774
3.1% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$26,791
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
6.61%
Default Rate
2019 Acceptance Rate
80.9%
4,176 Applicants
2019 Enrolled Students
2,519
83.7% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
62.9%
322 Graduates

About

King's College is a higher education institution located in Luzerne County, PA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at King's College were Other Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences (65 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (40 degrees), and Accounting (36 degrees).

In 2019, 618 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at King's College. 56.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 43.7% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (470 degrees), 9.79 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (48 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at King's College is $36,774, which is $14,748 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,027).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at King's College is $36,774, which is $14,748 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,027).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $26,791.

In 2019, 84% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 71% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$36,774
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at King's College was $36,774. The cost of tuition at King's College is $14,748 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,027).

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Average Net Price

$26,791
2019 Value
0.45%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 King's College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $26,791. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of King's College grew by 0.45%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,881
Room and Board
$1,300
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at King's College was of $9,881 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,300. The cost of room and board increased by 5.3% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies increased by 4% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

84%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
71%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

84% of undergraduate students at King's College received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a decline of 2.33% with respect to 2018, when 86% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
6.61%
2017 Default Rate
39
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at King's College was 6.61%, which represents 39 out of the 590 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

King's College received 4,176 undergraduate applications in 2019, which represents a 2.7% annual decline. Out of those 4,176 applicants, 3,380 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 80.9% acceptance rate.

There were 2,519 students enrolled at King's College in 2019, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

King's College has an overall enrollment yield of 16.6%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

80.9%
Acceptance Rate in 2019
3,380
Accepted Out of 4,176

In 2019, the undergraduate acceptance rate of King's College was 80.9% (3,380 admissions from 4,176 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2018, which was 77.6%. Between 2018 and 2019, the number of applicants declined by −2.7%, while admissions grew by 1.5%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%
Submission Percentage
N/A
Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at King's College in 2019 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

King's College has a total enrollment of 2,519 students. The full-time enrollment at King's College is 2,108 students and the part-time enrollment is 411. This means that 83.7% of students enrolled at King's College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at King's College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 70.3% White, 7.66% Hispanic or Latino, 3.57% Black or African American, 2.26% Two or More Races, 2.02% Asian, 0.238% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0397% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at King's College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Male (35%), followed by White Female (34.1%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (4.6%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (71.2%), followed by White Male (18.2%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (3.03%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

83.7%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at King's College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,519 students. The full-time enrollment at King's College is 2,108 and the part-time enrollment is 411. This means that 83.7% of students enrolled at King's College are enrolled full-time compared with 69.2% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

72%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at King's College was 72%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (74%), King's College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,770
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    193
  3. Black or African American
    90

The enrolled student population at King's College is 70.3% White, 7.66% Hispanic or Latino, 3.57% Black or African American, 2.26% Two or More Races, 2.02% Asian, 0.238% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0397% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 53.3% White, 16% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.9% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 156 students (6.19%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 78 more women than men received degrees from King's College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at King's College is white (470 degrees awarded). There were 9.79 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (48 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at King's College is Other Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences (65 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (40 degrees) and Accounting (36 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at King's College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Natural Resources & Conservation (12 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (18 degrees), and History (8 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at King's College are Physicians (461,719 people), Other managers (240,215 people), Postsecondary teachers (209,737 people), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (167,588 people), and Other Physical Scientists (161,932 people).

The most specialized majors at King's College are Natural Resources & Conservation (12 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (18 degrees), History (8 degrees), Biology (39 degrees), and Protective Services (33 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at King's College are Surgeons, Agents & business managers of artists, performers, & athletes, Physicians, Actuaries, and Advertising sales agents

The most specialized majors at King's College are Natural Resources & Conservation (12 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (18 degrees), History (8 degrees), Biology (39 degrees), and Protective Services (33 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at King's College are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (522,213 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (482,412 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (383,675 people), Elementary & secondary schools (382,965 people), and Offices of physicians (236,617 people).

The most specialized majors at King's College are Natural Resources & Conservation (12 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (18 degrees), History (8 degrees), Biology (39 degrees), and Protective Services (33 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by King's College.
Most Common
  1. 65 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 40 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 36 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at King's College was Other Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences with 65 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

270
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
348
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 270 degrees were awarded to men at King's College, which is 0.776 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (348).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 26 degrees were awarded to men at King's College in Accounting, which is 2.6 times more than the 10 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 49 degrees were awarded to women at King's College in Other Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences, which is 3.06 times more than the 16 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

62%
100% Completion Time
67%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 62% of students graduating from King's College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 67% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 67% within 200%.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
American Indian or Alaska Native Male
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at King's College is Male and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 4.35% of graduates (14 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    470 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    48 degrees awarded
  3. Unknown
    28 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at King's College is white (470 degrees awarded). There were 9.79 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (48 degrees).

4.53% of degree recipients (28 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    271 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    199 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Male
    28 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at King's College is white female (271 degrees awarded). There were 1.36 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (199 degrees).

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Operations

King's College has an endowment valued at nearly $86.8M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $3.29M (3.79%), compared to the 4.44% average return ($1.71M on $38.5M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2019, King's College had a total salary expenditure of $64.6M. King's College employs 51 Associate professors, 45 Professors, and 35 Assistant professors. Most academics at King's College are Female Associate professors (26), Male Professors(25), and Male Associate professors (25).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at King's College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 57 employees, Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance, with 46 employees, and Management with 40 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$86.8M
2019 Endowment
2.63%
growth from 2018

King's College has an endowment valued at about $86.8M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of King's College grew 2.63% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $48.3M higher than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Small Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $563k - Federal
  2. $2.17M - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, King's College received $563k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $2.17M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$26.4M
2019 Salaries
1.07%
growth from 2018

In 2019, King's College paid a median of $26.4M in salaries, which represents 40.9% of their overall expenditure ($64.6M) and a 1.07% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 8.9% growth from 2017 and a 0.528% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 34.1M (40.6% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$11M
Instructional Salaries
140
Number of Employees

In 2019, King's College paid a total of $11M to 140 employees working as instructors, which represents 41.7% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $11.2M (32.7%) for similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
51 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
57 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at King's College were Associate professor with 51 employees; Professor with 45 employees; and Professor with 35 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at King's College were Office and Administrative Support with 57 employees; Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance with 46 employees; and Management with 40 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Associate professor
  2. Male Professor
  3. Male Associate professor

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at King's College was Female Associate professor with 26 employees, Male Professor with 25 employees, and Male Associate professor with 25 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at King's College.

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