King's College

  • For over 110 years, King’s College has helped graduates Finish First. We know that your time, your money, and your future are important to you. That’s why King’s College’s programs are designed to get you the quality training you need QUICKLY and AFFORDABLY. You can finish school in 8-16 months, depending on the program and diploma or degree option that you choose. That way, you can start the career you want and begin earning money. King’s College offers a combination of applied associate degrees and diplomas in 10 different program areas. Each program’s curriculum has been designed by faculty and industry professionals to emphasize what employers need in their new hires.
School Highlights
  • King's College serves 395 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the state community college average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
  • King's College is one of 5 community colleges within Mecklenburg County, NC.
  • The nearest community college is Central Piedmont Community College (0.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
King's College(NC) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty13 staff139 staff
King's College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 395 has declined by 25% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has decreased from 35:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment395 students2,380 students
King's College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio30:120:1
King's College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students395 students1,019 students
King's College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
King's College Enrollment Breakdown NC All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
136721
King's College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
King's College American Indian/Alaskan (2014-2016)
% Asian
3%
2%
King's College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
13%
6%
King's College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
35%
21%
King's College Black (2007-2016)
% White
43%
63%
King's College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
4%
1%
King's College More (2014-2016)
% Unknown races
1%
5%
King's College Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.670.55
King's College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
70%
16%
King's College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,900$27,500
King's College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,280 is less than the state average of $16,754. The private state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,280$16,754
King's College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%78%
King's College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$11,955$10,500
King's College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,589$6,092
King's College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate98%69%
King's College Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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