King University is pleased to announce students in traditional and professional studies undergraduate programs who received academic honors for the fall 2012 semester.
The King University President’s List recognizes students who take at least 12 hours of academic work and achieve a perfect 4.0 semester grade point average. 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 are honored on the King University Dean’s List. For the fall 2012 semester, 1,023 students were honored with 429 named to the President’s List and 594 to the Dean’s List.
Maribeth Alphin Kern of Buchanan, VA
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.