Knox College - Bachelor's Degree

The Lincoln Studies Center was established in 1998 by Rodney Davis and Douglas L. Wilson, who serve as joint co-chairs. The center deals with issues relating to the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln by fostering new research, publishing monographs, hosting annual lectures and occasional symposium.

  • Average Tuition USD 52,759

School Description

The fifth Lincoln-Douglas debate was held on Knox College campus in 1858. Lincoln used the occasion to denounce slavery on moral terms for the first time. This was not a coincidence.

Bachelor Programs

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    American Studies

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of American history, society, literature, and culture

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Anthropology

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual knowledge of Anthropology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human language, culture, societies, biological and material remains, biology, and the behavior of primates.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Architecture

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge required to pursue a higher education or career in Architecture. The program offers courses that focus on the study of architectural design, history, and theory; building structures and environmental systems; project and site planning; construction; and professional responsibilities.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Art History

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Art History. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the historical development of art; the theory of art; art history research methods; the conservation of works of art; and the study of specific periods, cultures, styles, and themes.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Biology

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Biology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of cell growth, DNA expression, botany, parasitology and recombinant DNA technology.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Business

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Business principles and techniques. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the fundamentals of business, like buying, selling and producing products; business organization; and accounting.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Chemistry

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Chemistry. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general chemistry, organic chemistry, and chemical analysis.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Childhood Education

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Childhood Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the design and provision of teaching including other educational services for infant and preschool aged children with special learning needs or disabilities.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Chinese

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    The program offers courses that develop students' Chinese conversation, reading, and compositional skills.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Classics

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Classics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of literature, history, philosophy, languages, and archaeology of the ancient Greek and Roman worlds.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Communication

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Communication. The program offers courses that focus on public relations, connectivity and culture, multimedia, digital analytics, communication law and ethics, creative writing, and media design.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Computer Science

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Computer Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of artificial intelligence, cyber security, the blockchain, and big data.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Cultural Studies

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and media; and culture and globalization.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Dance

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Dance. The program offers courses that focus on the study of dance as a cultural phenomenon; dance techniques and choreography; history of dance; and dance production.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Design

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Design. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; design techniques; and computer-aided design.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Drama

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Drama. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the history of theatre; dramatic literature; dramatic styles; and the analysis of theatre plays. Students are also offered performance-focused courses in acting, musical theatre, costume design and stage management.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Economics

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Economics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the systematic and efficient allocation of resources; economic theory; micro and macroeconomics; comparative economic systems; banking systems; international economics; quantitative analytical methods; and public policy.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Education

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of research, and administrative and support services related to learning and teaching.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Engineering

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical, scientific and technological principles in reference to the design of engines, machines, structures, and electrical systems.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    English Literature

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of English Composition. The program offers courses that focus on the principles of writing in effective sentences, paragraphs, and essays.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Environmental Studies

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Environmental Studies. The program offers courses that focus on renewable and non-renewable resources, ecosystems, pollution, and biodiversity.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Film Studies

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Film Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; the history, development, theory, and critical analysis of film; and the principles of filmmaking and film production.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Fine Arts

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program offers a wide range of courses that focus on the study of art history; art theory and criticism; performing arts; 2D art; 3D art; digital art; photography, and architectural modelmaking.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Forestry

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Forestry. The program offers courses that focus on forest-related sciences, mapping, statistics, harvesting and production technology, forest management, and forest improvement.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    French

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that develop students' French conversation, reading, and compositional skills.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Gender Studies

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Gender Studies. The program offers courses that focus on women's studies, men's studies, and LGBTQ studies.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    History

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with comprehensive knowledge of History. The program offers courses that focus on developing an awareness of differing political, cultural, social, and economic structures in past societies and their interrelationship.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    International Relations

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts and practical application of the principles of International Relations, politics and international institutions. The program offers courses that focus on the study of foreign policy analysis; international law and organization; the comparative study of specific countries and regions; and the theory and practice of diplomacy.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Journalism

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts and practical application of the fundamentals of Journalism. The program offers courses that focus on news writing and editing; reporting; photojournalism; layout and graphic design; journalism law and policy; professional standards and ethics; research methods; and journalism history and criticism.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Languages

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of language development, and the relationship between languages and language groups from a humanistic and/or scientific perspective.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Latin

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on Latin as a language; ancient history; classical art/archaeology; and classical literature.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Law

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with a comprehensive understanding of the world of law and contemporary governance, with a focus on the European Union. The program offers courses that focus on the independent professional practice of law; the legal system; and civil and criminal law.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Management

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of topics related to business; management; finance; economics; marketing; customers operations; communication; information technology; business policy; and strategy.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Mathematical Finance

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Financial Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical techniques, computer science, statistics, and economics to address matters related to finance.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Mathematics

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Mathematics. The program offers courses that focus on algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Medicine

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Medicine. The program offers courses that focus on the study of science and practices used in the detection, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, as well as pharmaceuticals and surgery.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Music

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Music. The program offers courses that focus on the study of medieval, renaissance, classical, romantic, jazz, pop, and rock music.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Neuroscience

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Applied Cognition and Neuroscience. The program offers courses that focus on cognition, artificial intelligence, human-computer interactions and neurological diagnosis and monitoring.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Nursing

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Nursing. The program offers courses that focus on the study of biology, physiology, chemistry, and anatomy. The program also includes a practical clinical component.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Occupational Therapy

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Occupational Therapy. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human development psychology, anatomy and physiology, physics, and kinesiology.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Performing Arts

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Performing Arts. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that are delivered through a mix of practical workshops and lectures that focus on music, dance and drama.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Philosophy

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Philosophy. The program offers courses that focus on the study of Eastern and Western philosophy, aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, logic, metaphysics, and contemporary philosophy.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Physics

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Physics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of matter and energy at a fundamental level using mathematics as the primary language to communicate concepts.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Political Science

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Political Science. The program offers courses that focus on understanding political ideas, ideologies, institutions, policies, processes, and behavior. As well as groups, classes, government, diplomacy, law, strategy, and war.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Psychology

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Psychology. The program offers courses that focus on understanding and analyzing human behavior.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Religious Education

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theological and practical knowledge of Religious Education. The program offers courses that focus on teaching the fundamentals of religion and different belief systems; doctrines; rituals; customs; rites; and religion in society.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Science

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general sciences including physics, chemistry, nutrition, biology, and environmental science.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Social Work

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Social Work. The program offers courses that enable students to work with individuals, groups, and communities. The program requires students to participate in social work agencies, children's homes, and other institutions.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Sociology

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Sociology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of family; religion; media; global development; and methods of research.

  • 2 E South St, Galesburg, IL 61401, United States

    Spanish

    USD 41,094 Tuition Fee

    The program offers courses that develop students' Spanish conversation, reading, and compositional skills.

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  • Minimum GPA 2.70
  • Minimum SAT 1730
  • Minimum ACT 21

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    Established in 1837

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    Our Honor Code was developed by students as one of those students, Ismat Kittani '51, came to Knox from Iraq; he went on to become president of the United Nations General Assembly.

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            2010-2014, Creative Writing

            I loved this school, especially as someone who had no idea what to do with their career. Knox makes you think -- creatively, openly, and critically. Add great history, liberal arts atmosphere, and a diverse on-campus community, and you have a one-of-a-kind learning experience.

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