- La Follette, TN
2013 Jan 24
Krista Renee England of La Follette, TN (37766) was recently named to the King University Dean's List for the fall semester 2012. The Dean's List recognizes students taking at least 12 hours of academic work and attaining a semester grade point average within the range of 3.50 to 3.99. Students who take at least 12 hours and achieve a perfect 4.0 semester grade point average are honored on the President's List. For the fall 2012 semester, 1,023 students were honored with 429 named to the University's President's List and 594 to the Dean's List.
King is one of the oldest private institutions of higher learning in the Southeast and a school with an established academic reputation and widening geographic outreach. On Jan. 23, 2013, King President Greg Jordan announced to students that the 146-year-old King College of Bristol, Tenn., is officially becoming King University, effective June 1, 2013.
King University is a Presbyterian, master's-level comprehensive university. Founded in 1867 as King College, the University offers more than 80 majors, minors, pre-professional degrees and concentrations in fields such as business, nursing, law, medical and health sciences, pharmacy, digital media, education, and humanities. Graduate programs are offered in business administration, education, and nursing. A number of research, off-campus learning opportunities, and travel destinations are also available. King University is a NCAA Division II and a Conference Carolinas member with 25 varsity athletic teams. For more information about King University, visit www.king.edu.
King University does not discriminate against academically qualified students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, or disability. King University is certified by SCHEV to operate locations in Virginia. For more information, contact the King University office at Southwest Virginia Community College, 309 College Road, Richlands, VA 24641.