Founded in 1837, Knox College is a non-profit private liberal arts higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the large town of Galesburg (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Illinois. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Peoria, Quad Cities. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Knox College is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Presbyterian religion. Knox College offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 185 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Knox College also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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|Colours||Purple and gold|
|Address||2 E South Street
|Tel||+1 (309) 341 7000|
|Fax||+1 (309) 341 7070|
|Other locations||Peoria, Quad Cities|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is recommended
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are recommended
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||2 East South Street
(309) 341 7100
800 678 5669
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
Knox College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 331,297 physical volumes, 13,264 physical media, 162,293 digital/electronic medium and 200 licensed digital/electronic databases. Knox College's library has 1 branch.
Knox College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,116 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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