King College

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King College, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Bristol, TN, a predominately urban area. There are around two thousand students enrolled each year at King College.

Students can submit either the SAT or ACT exam scores at this school. A score within the range of 990 - 1205 on the SAT exam, or 20 - 25 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the King College average GPA ranges from 3.06 to 3.33 for accepted students. About 60% of all students which applied were accepted at King College, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 35% continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall King College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for King College was reported as 62.1% in Fall 2020 with over 949 college applications submitted to King College. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 20 - 25
  • Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into King College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into King College, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for King College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 51.4%
  • 2017-2018: 51.4%
  • 2018-2019: 58.1%
  • 2019-2020: 62.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 53.6%

How Does King College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for King College is ten percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Emory & Henry College73.1%
Lees-McRae College54.8%
The University of Virginia's College at Wise59.4%
Tusculum College72.4%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to King College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading490 - 600
Math500 - 605
Total Score990 - 1205
ACT®Score Range
English19 - 25
Math19 - 25
Composite Score20 - 25
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