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King University Graduate, Professional, and Online Studies Information Session March 19 in Bristol, TN

BRISTOL, Tenn., March 5, 2018 – King University will hold an information session on King’s Graduate, Professional, and Online Studies (GPS) degree options for adult learners in Nicewonder Hall on the main campus in Bristol. The event will take place on Monday, March 19 from 5-7 p.m.

King is making it easier for working adults throughout East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia in their quest to obtain a college degree. The sessions, conducted by King University enrollment counselors, will provide information on how you can complete your major coursework through King’s GPS program in as few as 16 months.

“Extending one’s education to include a bachelor’s or master’s degree provides increased career opportunities, whether a student is seeking to advance his or her career or they are transitioning from their current area of expertise into a new one,” said Ashley Hartless, interim director of GPS Enrollment Management Tri-Cities.

Those attending will have the opportunity to learn about financial aid options and receive a preliminary transcript assessment. They will also be able to meet with King faculty and enrollment counselors.

Contact King University’s Office of Admissions at 800.362.0014,, or online at for additional details on the March 19 information session. Application fees will be waived for all who attend.


King University is a Presbyterian-affiliated, doctoral-level comprehensive university. Founded in 1867 as King College, the University offers more than 90 majors, minors, pre-professional degrees and concentrations in fields such as business, nursing, law, medical and health sciences, pharmacy, 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 sports. For more information about King University, visit 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 on SCHEV certification, contact the King University office at Southwest Virginia Community College, 309 College Road, Richlands, VA 24641.