Knox College

2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401

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Knox College

Most Popular Majors

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Agriculture and Natural Resources

Major Bachelors
Environmental Studies

Arts & Humanities

Major Bachelors
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Christian Studies
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures and Linguistics
Creative Writing
Divinity, Ministry, Seminary (BD, MDiv)
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
English Language and Literature
Film, Cinema, Video, Movie Studies
Fine/Studio Arts
Foreign Languages and Literatures
French Language and Literature
General Music
General Studies
German Language and Literature
History
Interior Design
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Philosophy
Product and Industrial Design
Religion/Religious Studies
Russian Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature
Theology/Theological Studies

Business

Major Bachelors
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
Business Administration and Management
Business/Corporate Communications
Construction Management
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
Fashion/Apparel Design
Finance
Hospitality Management and Administration
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Management Information Systems
Management Science
Other Accounting and Related Services
Other Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations
Other Marketing
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management
Restaurant & Food Services
Tourism, Travel, and Hotel Services Management

Communication & Media

Major Bachelors
Advertising
Animation, Interactive Media, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Commercial & Advertising Art
Communications Technology/Technician
Design & Visual Communications
Film/Video & Cinematography
Graphic Design
Intermedia/Multimedia
Other Computer Software and Media Applications
Photography
Recording Arts Technology
Web Page, Digital Multimedia, Information Resources, and Graphic Design

Cosmetology & Beauty

Major Bachelors
Barbering/Barber
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist
Esthetician & Skin Care
Hair Styling & Hair Design
Make-Up Artist/Specialist
Manicurist/Nail Specialist

Culinary Arts & Food Service

Major Bachelors
Baking and Pastry Arts
Culinary Arts

Education

Major Bachelors
Curriculum and Instruction
Early Childhood Education
Education
Educational Leadership and Administration
Other Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
Secondary Education

Engineering

Major Bachelors
Other Electrical Technician

Family and Consumer Science Professions

Major Bachelors
Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management

Fitness, Recreation and Leisure Studies

Major Bachelors
Other Health and Physical Education/Fitness

Health & Medical Services

Major Bachelors
Clinical/Medical Lab. Technician
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) and Licensed Vocational Nurse Training (LVN)
Massage Therapy, Therapeutic Massage
Medical Insurance/Biller
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Nursing Administration
Nursing Assistant / Aide and Patient Care Assistant / Aide
Occupational Therapist Assistant
Other Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems (Holistic Medicine)
Other Nursing
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Registered Nurse and Registered Nursing (RN)
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant
Surgical Technologist
Ultrasound Technician

Interdisciplinary Studies

Major Bachelors
Gerontology
Neuroscience

Legal Professions

Major Bachelors
Court Reporting
Legal Administrative Assistant
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Legal Studies

Life Science

Major Bachelors
Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Major Bachelors
Financial Mathematics
Mathematics

Natural Sciences

Major Bachelors
Chemistry
Physics

Security and Protective Service Careers

Major Bachelors
Corrections
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement
Firefighter, Fireman and Firefighting Science
Forensic Science and Technology
Homeland Security (DHS, National Security Policy, Disaster Planning and Intelligence)
Human Services
Other Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, Paramilitary, and Related Protective Services

Skilled Trades

Major Bachelors
Aircraft Maintenance
Autobody Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Building Property Management and Maintenance
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR)
Plumbing Technology/Plumber
Welding Technology/Welder

Social Sciences

Major Bachelors
African-American/Black Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Asian Studies/Civilization
Clinical Psychology
Counseling Psychology
Economics
Forensic Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
International Relations and Affairs
Other Social Sciences
Political Science and Government
Psychology
Russian Studies
Sport Psychology
Women's Studies

Social Work

Major Bachelors
Public Administration

Technician Careers

Major Bachelors
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Computer Systems Technology
Other Engineering Technologies/Technicians

Technology

Major Bachelors
Computer Repair and Installation Technology, Technician
Computer Science
Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance (CIS, Internet Security)
Network and System Administration / Administrator
Other Computer Programming
Other Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
Telecommunications Technology
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Transportation Careers

Major Bachelors
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology
Truck and Bus Driver, Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor (Trucking)

Veterinary Medicine

Major Bachelors
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant

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Knox College Academic Details

Academic Calendar Trimester
Average Freshman GPA 2.70
Retention Rate 88%
Carnegie Class Baccalaureate Colleges--Arts & Sciences
Orientation Month(s) Orientation for new students held in September, January, and March.

Specialty Study Options

  • Double Majors
  • Independent Study
  • Honors Program
  • Internships
  • Distance Learning

Domestic Off-Campus Semester-Away Programs

  • Washington Semester (American University)
  • Other: Argonne Science Semester. Chicago Arts Program. Chicago Business, Entrepreneurship & Society Program. Chicago Center for Urban Life & Culture program.

Pre-Professional Programs

  • Pre-Law
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Optometry

Class Sizes at Knox College

  • Fewer than 20 Students: 66%
  • 50 - 100 Students: 0%
  • 20 - 49 Students: 33%
  • 100+ Students: 0%
Fewer than 20 Students 66%
50 - 100 Students 0%
20 - 49 Students 33%
100+ Students 0%

Faculty Ethnic Diversity

  • Caucasian: 88
  • African American: 5
  • Latino: 3
  • Asian: 2
  • Unknown and Other: 2
Caucasian 88
African American 5
Latino 3
Asian 2
Unknown and Other 2

Faculty at Knox College

Total Faculty 153
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 11
Full-Time Professors 342
Male Faculty 89
Part-Time Professors 113
Women Faculty 64

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