King's College (PA)


Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Pennsylvania


Transferring to King's could not be easier, especially if you're transferring from LCCC. Whether you are working toward an undergraduate degree or a master's degree, or taking courses for self-improvement - it's a smooth transition to King's. Our transfer guidelines will explain what you need to apply to King's and our academic advisors can help determine appropriate courses. Our transfer advisors will perform a credit evaluation and will work with you throughout the process to ensure that your transcript is evaluated properly, and that you are on the road to continuing your educational career in a program that's in line with your individual needs. King's offers generous financial assistance packages so don't let cost be a deterrant.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 2673
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 129

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 21:1
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Contact Information

133 N River St
Wilkes-Barre Pennsylvania 18702


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Main Phone: 570-208-5900

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Admissions Contact:
Charles Kociolek
Director of Academic Advisement, Office of Academic Advisement

Transfer Services Contact:
Michelle Lawrence-Schmude
Director of Admissions, Office of Admissions

International Admissions Contact:
Kathryn L. Weiss
Academic Advisment Contact, Office of Academic Advisement

Athletics Contact:
Cheryl J. Ish
Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, Athletic Department

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

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Minimum GPA for Applying:
Minimum GPA requirements: Liberal arts/Business majors - 2.0, Science majors - 2.5 GPA, Education majors - 3.0 GPA overall prior to entering, Accounting majors - 2.5 GPA and a 2.5 GPA in the major, Physician Assistant majors - 3.0 GPA and 3.0 GPA in the major

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Only those courses with a C grade or better will be considered to be transferable.

Credits (Min/Max):
An official evaluation will be performed after an offer of admission is extended. King's will accept up to 60 credits in transfer; half of the major requirements need to be taken at King's.

Test Scores for Applying:
SAT or ACT scores if available should be submitted for admission consideration.

Letters of Recommendation Required:

Essay(s) required:
The essay or personal statement is required for admission consideration.

Application Fee:
$30 applicationfee, if submitting paper application by mail. Fee is waived if doing an online applications, but this fee wavier does not apply to International Applications.

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Fall Deadline:
After September 15 - Rolling Admission

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Financial Aid

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Over 95% of all students attending King's College receive financial assistance in the form of scholarship, grant, loan and work-study programs funded by federal, state, institutional and private sources so don't let cost deter you from applying to King's.

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